17 Jul '11, 3pm

Mmm…mmm..who’s to blame for obesity? | new blogpost about #CSR #food

Mmm…mmm..who’s to blame for obesity? | new blogpost about #CSR #food

, Campbell vice president of sustainability, to learn a bit more. He told me that Campbell has pledged to dramatically reduce its package and that he’d just come from a meeting with a cocoa supplier to the Pepperidge Farm brand, which is part of Campbell, where they’d talked about sustainable cocoa production. The company is working with all its farmer-suppliers to improve their environmental performance. “We teach them, and they teach us,” Dave says. Does this get Campbell off the hook when it comes to salt and obesity. No–but it seems to me that, as a major food company (2010 revenues: $7.7 billion), Campbell ought to offer healthy options, if only to appeal to health-conscious shoppers. That it does. A Campbellexec told ABC News:

Full article: http://www.marcgunther.com/2011/07/17/mmm-mmm-whos-to-bla...

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