International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a leading global producer of renewable fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper products with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, Europe, North Africa, India and Russia. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods and enable world-wide commerce; pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal hygiene products that promote health and wellness; and papers that facilitate education and communication. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ 53,000 colleagues and serve more than 25,000 customers in 150 countries. Net sales for 2018 were $23 billion. For more information about International Paper, our products and global citizenship efforts, visit internationalpaper.com.
Goodera is a best-in-class technology platform for global corporations to manage data and reporting for all of their Sustainability and CSR initiatives. Over 200 clients including Target, Gap, Dell, Abbott, and Amazon currently leverage the Goodera platform to collect data from internal and 3rd party sources, measure the social and environmental impact of their programs across 90+ countries, and report to ESG standards and key stakeholders including board members, executives, investors, ratings, business unit leaders, employees, and customers. Goodera supports data capture directly from company subject experts, in-house systems, non-profits and NGOs, 3rd parties via API, industry coalitions, and other key players in the supply chain, and aggregates data to seamlessly report to global standards such as GRI, CDP, DJSI, MSCI, and SDGs.
The Goodera platform helps establish a single source of truth for all things Sustainability, and provides the needed infrastructure for companies to better analyze and communicate the impact of their global programs. Goodera is co-headquartered in San Mateo, CA and Bangalore, India and is backed by Omidyar Network, Nexus Venture Partners, and SAIF Partners. For more details, please visit us at www.goodera.com or on LinkedIn.
SC Johnson is a family company dedicated to innovative, high-quality products, excellence in the workplace and a long-term commitment to the environment and the communities in which it operates. Based in the USA, the company is one of the world's leading manufacturers of household cleaning products and products for home storage, air care, pest control and shoe care, as well as professional products. It markets such well-known brands as GLADE®, KIWI®, OFF!®, PLEDGE®, RAID®, SCRUBBING BUBBLES®, SHOUT®, WINDEX® and ZIPLOC® in the U.S. and beyond, with brands marketed outside the U.S. including AUTAN®, TANA®, BAMA®, BAYGON®, BRISE®, KABIKILLER®, KLEAR®, MR MUSCLE® and RIDSECT®. The 132-year-old company, which generates $10 billion in sales, employs approximately 13,000 people globally and sells products in virtually every country around the world. www.scjohnson.com
SupplyShift is the leading platform for supply chain information management to reach corporate goals and effectively mitigate risk.
Providing maximum flexibility and transparency, organizations at every tier in the supply chain can easily and securely collect and transfer data. Smart analytics create instant engagement, and multi-tier capability provides traceability and chain of custody management.
More Info: http://www.supplyshift.net/
Flex is the Sketch-to-Scale™solutions provider that designs and builds Intelligent Products for a Connected World™. With approximately 200,000 professionals across 30 countries, Flex provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. For more information, visit flex.com or follow us on Twitter @flexintl. Flex – Live Smarter™
DFIN is a leading global risk and compliance company. We’re here to help you make smarter decisions with insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights at every stage of your business and investment lifecycles. As markets fluctuate, regulations evolve and technology advances, we’re there. And through it all, we deliver confidence with the right solutions in moments that matter. Learn about DFIN’s end-to-end risk and compliance solutions. Visit DFINsolutions.com or call +1 800 823 5304.
Pernod Ricard USA is the premium spirits and wine company in the U.S., and the largest subsidiary of Paris, France-based Pernod Ricard SA. with a growing market presence and a strong portfolio of premium brands. At Pernod Ricard, we create the moments that make life worth living. Our brand is not just one you buy, it is one you experience. And that experience is best summed up in one word – conviviality.
Good360’s mission is to transform lives by providing hope, dignity, and a sense of renewed possibility to individuals, families, and communities impacted by disasters or other challenging life circumstances who, without us, would struggle to find that hope. As the global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, we partner with socially responsible companies to source highly neededgoods and distribute them through our network of diverse nonprofits that support people in need. Good360 has distributed more than $9 billion in donated goods around the world, helping its network of more than 75,000 prequalified nonprofits strengthen communities and improve the lives of millions. Good360 is proud to partner with corporate donors such as Walmart, UPS, CVS Health Foundation, Amazon, Advance Auto Parts, RH (Restoration Hardware), American Eagle Outfitters, Tempur Sealy International, Mattel, Gap, Inc., Eddie Bauer, Levi Strauss & Company, and JPMorganChase. Good360 is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. Learn more at https://www.good360.org.
Transparency-One is a cloud-based solution combining a global B-to-B social network with advanced services to transform supply chain risk management. Transparency-One enables companies to discover and connect with their end-to-end supply chains, proactively manage risk, onboard suppliers, and verify data—all within a single platform. The solution leverages cutting-edge graph database technology, powerful analytics, and supply chain expertise, in partnership with SGS, to help all supply chain stakeholders reduce business risk.
SGS is the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 95,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,400 offices and laboratories around the world.
Battery Solutions is the nationwide leader in battery collecting, sorting, and recycling. Our belief in the circular economy inspires us to improve safety and reclamation processes for the entire industry. Since 1992, thousands of corporations, municipalities, and government agencies have trusted Battery Solutions to design recycling programs of all sizes for all battery chemistries. With complete process transparency and regulatory compliance governed by our R2:2013/RIOS™ certification, we guide each end-of-life battery to its best environmental and economic outcome.
Pearlfisher is an independent creative business – the definitive partnership of Futures, Strategy and Design. We build the world’s most desirable brands – Challengers & Icons – brands that ignite passions now and those that will be loved forever. Based in London, New York, San Francisco and Copenhagen, we share a single philosophy and unique structure that enables us to most effectively bring our collective talent and expertise to every brand. We form partnerships with our clients all around the world through three studios - Futures, Strategy and Design – working separately and together to harness change, express meaning and make impact. www.pearlfisher.com
The Carbon Trust is focused on accelerating the move to sustainable, low carbon economy. It works with businesses and organisations on creating successful and profitable low carbon solutions. It sets globally recognised environmental standards on carbon, waste and water reduction, including creating the world’s first carbon label. For more information visit www.carbontrust.com.
ABOUT AHA INC.
AHA Inc. is an independent, women-owned creative agency founded in 1994. We’re a new breed of agency that combines award-winning marketing and storytelling with deep expertise in corporate responsibility to engage audiences in purpose-led brands. Our future-forward approach is backed by 25 years of experience in everything from sustainability to social impact. From our office just outside of Portland, Oregon, we team up with Fortune 500 leaders including Charles Schwab & Co., Johnson & Johnson, VMware and others. Follow our IdeaList blog at ahainc.com/blog to learn more about how we think, and visit our website at ahainc.com to discover how we work.
At Greenstone, we provide software and services that enable our clients to advance their sustainability reporting and become responsible businesses. We deliver this through our award-winning sustainability reporting software, our externally recognised best-of-class customer service and our brand promise ‘data that talks to you’.
Through Greenstone’s software and support, we enable our clients to collect, manage, analyse and report the data required to fulfil their non-financial, EHS, CSR, ESG, health and safety, risk and compliance and supply chain reporting requirements. We go the extra mile, in both our software and client support, to ensure our clients achieve their sustainability goals.
Governance & Accountability Institute, a NY sustainability consulting firm, advises corporations in winning strategies that maximize ROI during their sustainability journey. Services: counseling ; strategies; sustainability reporting; materiality/benchmarking assessments; stakeholder engagement; investor relations; training; third-party awards/recognitions/ indexes advice; issues monitoring/ research. G&A is GRI Data Partner in USA, UK, Ireland.
The Global Compact Network Canada is the Canadian network of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) - the world's largest voluntary corporate sustainability initiative. The GCNC supports Canadian businesses in the implementation of the 10 Principles of the UNGC and the 17 SDGs. In doing so, it unifies and builds the capacity of the Canadian private sector to embrace sustainable business practices by convening and accelerating opportunities for multi-stakeholder collaboration.
The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) is a global organization transforming the consumer goods industry to deliver more sustainable consumer products. We are dedicated to improving the sustainability of consumer products. Our Members and partners include manufacturers, retailers, suppliers, service providers, NGOs, civil society organizations, governmental agencies and academics. Each member brings valuable perspectives and expertise. TSC convenes our diverse stakeholders to work collaboratively to build science-based decision tools and solutions that address sustainability issues that are materially important throughout a product’s supply chain and lifecycle. TSC also offers a portfolio of services to help drive effective implementation.
Future 500 is a global nonprofit facilitating cross-sector stakeholder engagement—a collaborative process for corporations, investors and advocates to align their approach to shared social and environmental challenges. We believe that true progress begins when uncommon allies find common ground.
The Climate Group’s mission is to accelerate climate action in order to achieve a world of no more than 1.5°C of global warming and greater prosperity for all. We do this by bringing together powerful networks of business and governments that shift global markets and policies. We focus on the greatest global opportunities for change, take innovation and solutions to scale, and build ambition and pace.
BuzzOnEarth is an online publication on environmental sustainability, human wellness, and co-existence. BoE aims to bridge the knowledge gap and leverage the power of media to act as a catalyst in accelerating the pace of sustainable development by fuelling innovations in this space. We are on a mission to bring awareness, education and engagement to connect our global audience, thereby creating a positive impact through:
EventBrowse.com aggregates data from various platforms, venue websites, and other sources to create a comprehensive database of relevant business events and conferences in major metropolitan areas in the US. These events are curated into weekly newsletters, providing recommendations for more than 150,000 subscribers. Our online directory and weekly newsletters curate the best events in the most convenient formats.'
We reach a highly targeted mix of influencers and connectors including: Startup Founders, CEOs, Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists, Angel Investors, Press, Media, Bloggers and many more.'
The Circular Economy Club (CEC) is the international network of over 3,100 circular economy professionals and organizations from over 85 countries. Non-for-profit, global and open to anyone to join the club for free. The club's main goals are connecting professionals to foster opportunities and collaboration, and providing them with the tools and resources needed to bring the circular economy to life.
Those goals are achieved by the CEC online platform and three main programs:
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