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Nov 19, 2015, 14:55 ET
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#GivingTuesday Continues to Grow, But Gap Remains Between Online Donation Intent and Action

 In the wake of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday is #GivingTuesday. Harnessing the power of social media, #GivingTuesday...

Sep 23, 2015, 10:14 ET
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New Cone Communications Research Confirms Millennials As America's Most Ardent CSR Supporters, But Marked Differences Revealed Among This Diverse Generation

 From buying products associated with a cause they care about to using their online networks to amplify social and environmental messages,...

Jul 15, 2015, 14:10 ET
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As 2014 CSR Reports File In, Research Shows Companies Must Go Beyond a PDF

 Although 82 percent of Americans expect companies to report on the progress of their social and environmental efforts, only 17 percent of...

May 27, 2015, 10:14 ET
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Global Consumers Willing To Make Personal Sacrifices To Address Social And Environmental Issues, According To New Research By Cone Communications And Ebiquity

 Global consumers feel a personal accountability to address social and environmental issues and look to companies as partners in progress,...

Nov 25, 2014, 11:15 ET
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Crowdfunding, Online Giving Changing Holiday Donations

 With the holidays fast approaching, all eyes are on #GivingTuesday, the red kettle and other calls to help those in need. Yet, holiday giving...

Nov 12, 2014, 10:14 ET
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Six-in-10 Americans Believe Social Media is an Effective Form of Activism, According to New Cone Communications Research

 A "like" can go a long way, according to the newly released 2014 Cone Communications Digital Activism Study. Nearly two-thirds (64%) of...

May 22, 2014, 10:14 ET
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Cone Communications Launches New Tool for Companies to Assess Social Return

 Cone Communications, a public relations and marketing agency, announces the launch of its new social impact tool to help companies assess,...

Apr 17, 2014, 10:14 ET
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New Recycling Study Shows Lack Of Bins Is No. 1 Barrier To Recycling In The Home

 Nearly three-quarters (72%) of consumers consistently recycle in the home, but despite a genuine concern for the environment, only about half...

Mar 13, 2014, 11:32 ET
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Three-Quarters Of Americans Say Sustainability Is A Priority When Making Food Purchasing Decisions, According To New Cone Communications Research

 Americans are willing to sacrifice variety and dollars in order to eat more consciously, according to the 2014 Cone Communications Food Issues...

Feb 24, 2014, 16:45 ET
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Saffron Road Food Selects Cone Communications as AOR

 After conducting a six month creative account review, Cone Communications (Cone) was selected as agency of record by Saffron Road Food,...

Jan 09, 2014, 14:16 ET
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Cone Communications Launches Materiality360(SM)

Cone Communications, a Boston-based public relations agency specializing in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), is launching a new CSR product,...

Dec 11, 2013, 11:45 ET
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Companies Capture Consumers' Hearts And Wallets With Holiday Cause Marketing

 Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday may be behind us, but with two weeks left in the holiday season, companies still need...

Oct 15, 2013, 16:54 ET
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Time Warner Cable Receives Hall of Fame Honor - Connect a Million Minds Recognized as Best-In-Class Communications Initiative

 Cone Communications is proud to announce that its client, Time Warner Cable, was inducted today into the PR News Hall of Fame for the Time...

Oct 02, 2013, 13:25 ET

Los hispanos son uno de los grupos poblacionales con más conciencia social de los Estados Unidos

 La demanda de productos con causa social es más alta que nunca, especialmente entre los consumidores multiculturales. Según el...

Oct 02, 2013, 10:30 ET
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Hispanics Emerge As One Of America's Most Socially Conscious Population Segments

 American demand for cause is stronger than ever, especially among multicultural consumers. According to the 2013 Cone Communications Social...

Oct 02, 2013, 10:14 ET
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American Enthusiasm To Shop With A Conscience At Record-High, But Doubts About Corporate Impact Persist

 American demand for cause is stronger than ever, according to 20 years of benchmarking data released today by Cone Communications. Despite a...

Sep 16, 2013, 10:18 ET
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Cone Celebrates 33 Years of Excellence

 Back in the summer of 1980, when Americans were held hostage in Iran, the Moscow Summer Olympics were boycotted by the US, and Jimmy Carter...

Sep 12, 2013, 15:00 ET
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Cone Communications Names Bill Fleishman as Chief Executive Officer and Jens Bang as Chairman

 Public relations and marketing agency Cone Communications today announced that Bill Fleishman, president of the agency, has also assumed the...

Aug 21, 2013, 10:14 ET
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Global Citizens Demand Company Involvement In Natural Disaster Relief

 As communities around the world continue to recover from natural disasters on epic scales, citizens look to companies – not just...

Aug 07, 2013, 13:22 ET
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Cone Communications Launches New Influencer Identification Platform

 Today, Cone Communications announces the launch of its new influencer identification platform, ConeFluence, powered by SocMetrics....