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SOURCE: United Nations Global Compact DESCRIPTION:NEW YORK, September 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Today, more than 350 chief executives, Heads of State and Government, UN and civil society leaders gathered at the United Nations for the annual UN Private Sector Forum to discuss the role of business in advancing sustainable development and the important link between achieving the Sustainable Development...
SOURCE: 21st Century Fox DESCRIPTION:Twentieth Century Fox Film is partnering with the American Film Institute to open more opportunities on major studio films for female directors. The initiative will provide alumnae of the AFI Conservatory Directing Workshop for Women (DWW) -- the AFI's female filmmaker training program -- the opportunity to direct short films based on the Fox studio's film...
SOURCE: 3BL Media, LLC DESCRIPTION:Unilever is in talks to acquire the Honest Company, the organic personal care products business co-founded by actress Jessica Alba. According to the Wall Street Journal, the price is rumored to be north of $1 billion. That’s for a company with a reported $300 million in annual revenue. The sums involved are truly impressive. But even more significant is what the...
SOURCE: Source Intelligence® DESCRIPTION:Suppliers engaged in government contracts or seeking to be a vendor of choice for a company seeking government contracts know the value of being certified under the complex procurement regulations issued by the U.S. government. The Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) is perhaps the most important – and complex – federal contracting regulation.  OEMs...
At the 2016 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, Sodexo releases new case study highlighting accomplishments around its 2014 Commitment to Action SOURCE: Sodexo, Inc. DESCRIPTION:GAITHERSBURG, Md., September 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Two years ago, Sodexo, world leader of Quality of Life services, made a Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action to purchase globally $1 billion in...
SOURCE: CVS Health DESCRIPTION:WOONSOCKET, R.I., September 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced it will expand its commitment to preventing drug abuse among young people through investments in two prevention education programs. The CVS Health Foundation will launch a new partnership with DoSomething.org to create a peer-to-peer prevention and intervention program...
These six placed on 2016 Players Choice Awards ballots for league-wide player voting on Tuesday, September 20 SOURCE: Major League Baseball Players Trust DESCRIPTION:NEW YORK, September 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Thousands of baseball fans participated in an Internet poll on www.MLBPlayers.com between September 13 and 18 to determine which players inspire others to higher levels of achievement by...
SOURCE: National Diversity Council DESCRIPTION:Costa Mesa, Calif., September 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The California Diversity Council will host the 2016 Orange County Multicultural Leadership Roundtable on October 11, 2016 at Orange Coast College. This half-day event brings together a diverse group of executives to speak about their experiences as individuals of color in the workplace. Through...
SOURCE: Yum! Brands DESCRIPTION:September 8, 2016, marked a historical day in the history of the largest pizza company in the world, Pizza Hut. On that day, Pizza Hut announced a commitment to expand on its 30+ year commitment to BOOK IT! and unlock the potential of 100 million people around the world over the next 10 years through literacy and reading. Literacy is instrumental to reaching one’s...
SOURCE: JetBlue Airways SUMMARY:Preparing for a Lower Carbon Future, Airline Partners with SG Preston to Purchase Renewable Jet Fuel  JetBlue Expects To Take First Delivery of Renewable Jet Fuel In 2019 With A 10-Year Purchase Agreement and the Ability to Lower the Fuel’s Carbon Footprint through the Use of Renewable, Biomass Based Feedstocks DESCRIPTION:NEW YORK, September 19, 2016 /3BL Media...