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The Food Waste Reduction Alliance released its Best Practices and Emerging Solutions Toolkit last week, as part of an effort led by the Food Marketing Institute, Grocery Manufacturers Association and National Restaurant Association to help the food industry reduce food waste. The toolkit includes best practices and strategies for measuring and managing food waste by keeping it out of landfills, overcoming donation challenges and reducing the generation of food waste to begin with.[…] Continue Reading »
With the 2011 holiday season under way, I reached out to ConAgra Foods Corporate Affairs Vice President and ConAgra Foods Foundation President Christopher Kircher to find out some trends and best practices of corporate giving.
How can companies complement their year-round corporate giving programs with a holiday event or program?
Look for opportunities to engage employees and their families either as volunteers in or as supporters of a particular cause.[…] Continue Reading »
It’s said that no one is a prophet in his or her own country. As it turns out, with the exception of such companies as Pixar and Google, no one is a creative genius in their own company either. So where do companies go to tap into extra energy, ideas and innovation? Other people’s employees –- through a concept called crowdsourcing.[…] Continue Reading »