Company Recognized for Strategic Integration of Sustainability and
CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 12, 2013–
Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) has been named to the Dow
Jones Sustainability North America Index for the fifth consecutive year
and the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for a fourth consecutive
year. These independent rankings recognize Campbell’s leadership in
supporting long-term shareowner value while creating a more sustainable
environment and making a measurable difference in its communities.
“Campbell’s ongoing inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices is
evidence that we are making progress in our Corporate Social
Responsibility efforts,” said Dave Stangis, Campbell’s Vice
President-Public Affairs and Corporate Responsibility. “We seek to
understand the impact of our products from farm to fork, and look at
every step in our operations and every personal interaction as an
opportunity to advance our performance while benefitting consumers and
The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) recognized Campbell’s
progress in several areas including: Health & Nutrition, Operational
Eco-Efficiency, Environmental Reporting, Social Reporting and more. Key
results from the past year include:
Launched in 1999, the DJSI were the first global indices to track the
financial performance of leading sustainability-driven companies
worldwide. In selecting the top performers in each business sector, the
DJSI assess companies on several general and industry-specific topics.
These include corporate governance, environmental policy, climate
strategy, human capital development and labor practices.
Campbell’s Corporate Social Responsibility strategies are designed to
deliver measurable impacts in four key areas: Our Consumers, Our Planet,
Our Employees and Our Community. To learn more visit https://www.campbellsoupcompany.com/csr.
About Campbell Soup Company
Campbell Soup Company is a manufacturer and marketer of high-quality
foods and simple meals, including soup and sauces, snacks and healthy
beverages. Founded in 1869, the company has a portfolio of
market-leading brands, including “Campbell’s,” “Pepperidge Farm,”
“Arnott’s,” “V8,” “Bolthouse Farms,” “Plum Organics” and “Kjeldsens.”
Through its corporate social responsibility program, the company strives
to make a positive impact in the workplace, in the marketplace and in
the communities in which it operates. Campbell is a member of the
Standard & Poor’s 500 and the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes. For more
information, visit www.campbellsoupcompany.com
or follow company news on Twitter via @CampbellSoupCo.
Source: Campbell Soup Company
Stephanie Wurster (Media)Campbell Soup Company856-968-5880
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