CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 11, 2013–
For the third consecutive year, Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB)
has placed among the Top 10 of all large-cap Russell 1000 companies on
Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens
List, regarded as the top corporate responsibility ranking based on
“We are honored to be recognized for our corporate social responsibility
and sustainability efforts in the communities where we live and work,”
said Dave Stangis, Campbell’s Vice President, Public Affairs and
Corporate Responsibility. “At Campbell, we are focused on delivering
business value by reducing our carbon footprint, promoting a sustainable
environment and making a meaningful contribution to the workplace,
marketplace and community.”
Launched in 2000, the 100 Best Corporate Citizens List is based on over
318 data points of publicly available information in seven categories:
environment, climate change, human rights, employee relations,
governance, philanthropy and financial performance. The 100 Best
Corporate Citizens List’s open and transparent methodology is governed
by a Methodology Committee of the Corporate Responsibility Officers
Association. The full list is available at www.thecro.com.
Campbell addresses sustainability and corporate social responsibility as
an important component of the company’s cultural framework. The
company’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.
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.campbellsoupcompany.com.
Source: Campbell Soup Company
Campbell Soup CompanyCarla Burigatto, 856-342-3737
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