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2013-12-18 16:21:32

Top performers earn their scores by decoupling business growth from emissions; Autodesk, Unilever and Eli Lilly take top three spots If a company claims that it plans to reduce its carbon footprint 15% by 2020, is that good? Better yet, is it enough? DURHAM, N.H., Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Climate Counts and the Center for Sustainable Organizations have released a first-of-its-kind study on sustainability context: Assessing Corporate Emissions Performance through the Lens of...

2012-12-05 12:21:05

Nike, UPS and Unilever lead charge to increase revenue, cut emissions; Apple continues to lag tech sector; Fast food companies fall flat DURHAM, N.H., Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The message coming from top name brands is clear: climate change poses a threat to business in the form of increased costs and risks associated with extreme weather. As a result, companies are prioritizing the need to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and lower their carbon footprint. The...

2012-04-18 22:20:22

DURHAM, N.H., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Climate Counts, a leading non-profit that rates companies on their commitment to addressing climate change, and ePlusGreen, a leading provider of cloud-based power management software, have partnered in support of Climate Counts' "Be the Change" Earth Day campaign. The initiative is designed to educate consumers on what leading-edge corporations are doing to reduce their emissions and how consumers can follow suit by making...

2012-01-27 08:00:00

LONDONDERRY, N.H., Jan. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, Stonyfield is making it easier to get to know more about the food we eat. The world's leading organic yogurt maker is launching a year-long Know Your Food campaign aimed at helping people get to know more about the what's really in the foods in their refrigerators, freezers and pantries. At a time when the origins and ingredients of what we eat are becoming increasingly hard to decipher, Stonyfield is offering tools and...

2011-12-07 07:00:00

DURHAM, N.H., Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Climate Counts' 2011 review indicates upward momentum in corporate climate responsibility (CCR) by major consumer brands over the past year. Unilever emerged as the top company for the first time ever, supplanting Nike which held the top spot for three consecutive years. The 2011 assessment results, now available online and through the Climate Counts iPhone App, show that Climate Counts' average scores have improved 54% since 2007, while...

2011-04-04 07:30:00

LONDONDERRY, N.H., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stonyfield Farm, (www.stonyfield.com), the world's leading organic yogurt company, has launched a "Just Eat Organic!" year-long organic education campaign, with two efforts designed to get people talking about organic: "Just Eat Organic" (www.justeatorganic.com), a music video by Stonyfield President & CE-Yo Gary Hirshberg, and "The Organic Moment," (www.yourorganicmoment.com), an online space for people to share personal stories about...

2011-02-01 07:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gym-goers who are working to fulfill their New Year's resolutions are getting a little extra help thanks to a new campaign for Stonyfield Farm Oikos Organic 0% fat Greek yogurt launching on the Health Club Media Network (HCMN). The Oikos campaign, conducted at select health clubs in the HCMN network, consists of attractive ads coupled with tear-off, instant redeemable coupons (IRC) valued at $1.00 off any Oikos products. The ads promote the...

2010-10-13 08:00:00

LONDONDERRY, N.H., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Stonyfield Farm (www.stonyfield.com), the world's leading organic yogurt company, introduces the first yogurt cup made from plants, giving consumers a cup they can feel as good about as the organic yogurt inside. Beginning today, every Stonyfield Farm multipack yogurt cup, including YoBaby, YoToddler and YoKids (as well as B-Healthy, B-Well, Probiotic & O'Soy), will be made from plant-based plastic. The breakthrough cup slashes carbon...

2010-05-10 09:59:00

LONDONDERRY, N.H., May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Stonyfield Farm has announced its first Facebook YoBaby Organic Cutie Photo and Video Contest seeking a real, authentic cutie to be the online face of YoBaby yogurt. Parents who show off their cutie's best baby face are eligible to be featured on Stonyfield.com and win a $2,000 savings bond plus a bundle of green goodies. Stonyfield invites consumers to submit their cutie's best baby face if they are between the ages of six months and 24 months...

2009-06-08 11:09:00

Simultaneously Increases Nutritional Value of the Milk & Fights Global Warming LONDONDERRY, N.H., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The first program in North America to naturally decrease global warming gases caused by cows' burps (enteric emissions) has been announced by environmental pioneer Stonyfield Farm, the world's leading organic yogurt company (www.stonyfield.com). An unexpected benefit of the program is that it also significantly increases the nutritional value of the milk. "This is a...