Campbell is one of only ten U.S. companies included in the ranking
CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 23, 2013–
Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) has been named to the Global 100
Most Sustainable Corporations in the World in a ranking by Corporate
Knights, a media and investment research company. Campbell is one of ten
U.S. companies, and the only U.S. food and beverage company, to make the
Global 100. The Global 100 drew companies from 22 countries on six
continents and inclusion in the top 100 puts the company in the top 2.5
percent of the 4000 evaluated.
“The Global 100 recognizes how Campbell integrates corporate
responsibility into business strategy,” said Dave Stangis, Campbell’s
Vice President, Public Affairs and Corporate Responsibility. “We
continue to strengthen our long-term commitment to creating value for
our business and society as a sustainable and socially responsible
Corporate Knights ranks the Global 100 using a two-step
methodology, selecting companies on information such as sustainability
disclosure practices, financial health and product types, then scoring
them by sector-specific key performance indicators primarily related to
energy, water, waste metrics and community engagement. Key Campbell
Campbell’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategies are intended
to make positive impacts in four key areas: Our Consumers, Our Planet,
Our Employees and Our Community. To learn more visit www.campbellsoupcompany.com/csr.
For full Global 100 rankings and other details, please see: http://www.global100.org
About Campbell Soup Company
Campbell Soup Company is a manufacturer and marketer of high-quality
foods and simple meals, including soup and sauces, baked snacks and
healthy beverages. Founded in 1869, the company has a portfolio of
market-leading brands, including “Campbell’s,” “Pepperidge Farm,”
“Arnott’s,” “V8” and “Bolthouse Farms.” 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.campbellsoup.com.
Source: Campbell Soup Company
Campbell Soup CompanyCarla Burigatto (Media)(856) 342-3737
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