08 Jul '11, 9am

Dole’s New CSR Portal Goes Bananas for Sustainability

Dole’s New CSR Portal Goes Bananas for Sustainability

For consumers who are interested in what goes into the growing and distribution of their food, Dole’s new sustainability portal is a solid and instructive start. For folks deeply engaged in the world of CSR, the portal will come across as a sustainability dog and pony show. The site is designed to offer one-way communication, and hence for many stakeholders and curious customers the site is not, well, very engaging. Interested parties can contact the company, but to ask questions–Dole does not ask for any suggestions on what can be done to make the site better. To those who question the company’s labor practices (see our editor’s assessment here ), the portal could come across as heavy on the public relations side. International development mavens, on the other hand, may mine plenty of

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/07/doles-new-csr-portal-...

Tweets

respecting others' points of view key to engagi...

sustainablelifemedia.com 10 Jul '11, 1pm

The revelation that Sarah Palin’s comment that Paul Revere warned the British that Americans were ready to take up arms wa...

Bing Local Business Portal Goes Into Maintenance Mode

Bing Local Business Portal Goes Into Maintenanc...

smallbusinesssem.com 08 Jul '11, 6pm

Bing Local Business Portal Goes Into Maintenance Mode By Matt McGee on Jul 8, 2011 | comments (1) Good luck trying to add ...

Partnering for Sustainability

Partnering for Sustainability

environmentalleader.com 07 Jul '11, 4pm

Your business partners are an extension of your own business, so ensuring their CSR programs are viable for the longer ter...

5 merits of #sustainability reporting--particul...

bsr.org 07 Jul '11, 11pm

Some think of sustainability reporting as a tack-on to a company’s strategy—that it’s all a bunch of granola that doesn’t ...

The Worlds largest #sustainability network defi...

justmeans.com 08 Jul '11, 10am

, the world’s largest online community of sustainability professionals, has launched a White Paper that identifies sustain...

Body Shop Sustainability Leader Discusses FSC ·...

environmentalleader.com 07 Jul '11, 10am

EPA to Regulate Aircraft NOx; GHGs Could Be Next Partnering for Sustainability Policy & Regulatory Briefing: EPA Funding, ...

Let's do away with CSR via @MarcGunther

Let's do away with CSR via @MarcGunther

marcgunther.com 10 Jul '11, 6pm

I’ve been thinking about CSR and how to talk about it for years. I wrote my first article on corporate responsibility for ...

How Shareholder Activism Moved the Needle on Sustainability in 2011

How Shareholder Activism Moved the Needle on Su...

greenbiz.com 08 Jul '11, 11am

From fracking by companies such as Chevron, Exxon Mobil and Ultra Petroleum to greater use of recyclable cups by McDonald'...

The Real-World Application of Corporate Sustainability

The Real-World Application of Corporate Sustain...

environmentalleader.com 18 Jul '11, 2am

Bruce Klafter, Managing Director of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability at Applied, has a similar take on the chal...

3 Reasons Why You Should 'Lose the Bus' to Win on Sustainability

3 Reasons Why You Should 'Lose the Bus' to Win ...

greenbiz.com 08 Jul '11, 12pm

Author's note: I love thinking about organizations, leadership, and sustainability. This is the first in a series of posts...

#Water as Corporate #Sustainability Driver

matternetwork.com 09 Jul '11, 1am

I recently heard Bruce Karas, Coca Cola’s VP of Environment and Sustainability, speak about that corporation’s continuing ...

Metavu, Diageo, Vault Discuss Sustainability at...

environmentalleader.com 08 Jul '11, 10am

1E Expands into Germany; Carbon Impact of Nuclear Ban 'Startling' Policy & Regulatory Briefing: Ethanol Deal, Light Bulbs,...