12 May '11, 1am

Nike's Sustainability Report Takes Top Ceres-ACCA Award

Nike's Sustainability Report Takes Top Ceres-ACCA Award

OAKLAND, CA — What does it take to earn kudos for your corporate sustainability report? Just ask Nike : In its most recent corporate responsibility report, readers heard directly from CEO Mark Parker about how the company's sustainability strategy has evolved. The report also effectively communicated the link between Nike's sustainability and business strategies, how the company engages stakeholders, and the ways in which its Board of Directors provides sustainability oversight. The report didn't shy away from discussing challenges and lessons learned from mistakes along the way, either. These factors and others earned the company top honors today in the Ceres-ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) North American Awards for Sustainability Reporting . Nike won for Best Sustainability Report, followed by first runner-up American Electric Power (AEP). Anvil Kni...

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