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Mar 05, 2015, 11:38 ET

Survey Shows Retailers and Manufacturers United in Commitment to a Healthier Society

The Consumer Goods Forum Shows How Its Members are Helping Empower Consumers Worldwide to Adopt Healthier Lifestyles  The Consumer Goods...

Feb 26, 2015, 09:10 ET

Consumer Goods Industry Commits to New Guidelines on Consumer Engagement and Data Privacy

The Consumer Goods Forum Brings Industry Together for Collective Agreement on Safeguarding Consumer Information Across Digital Platforms New...

Jan 27, 2015, 08:14 ET

Healthy Living Focus of New External Scientific Advisory Council

The Consumer Goods Forum Takes Work on Health and Wellness to Next Level  The Consumer Goods Forum (the "CGF") today announced the creation...

Jul 17, 2014, 03:51 ET

'Age of Disruption' Makes Digital Top Priority for 54% of Consumer Goods Firms - But One-Third Lack Know-How

Research finds over half of business leaders place digital strategy and data analytics high on their agenda, and the supply chain rates as their...

Jun 18, 2014, 13:21 ET

The Consumer Goods Forum Calls for Binding Global Climate Change Deal

The Board of The Consumer Goods Forum today called on heads of state across the world to engage and act with determination, leadership and...

Jun 18, 2014, 13:17 ET

The Consumer Goods Industry Strengthens Commitment to Improving Health and Wellness for Consumers Worldwide

- The Consumer Goods Forum Board of Directors agrees to new strategic milestones to help ensure the wellbeing of...

Jan 09, 2014, 09:38 ET

The Consumer Goods Forum Publishes Survey Results Tracking Implementation of Health & Wellness Resolutions

The Consumer Goods Forum ("The Forum") today announced results from its inaugural survey aimed at establishing where The Forum members are in...

Dec 01, 2010, 11:14 ET

Consumer Goods Industry Announces Initiatives on Climate Protection

On the first day of the Cancun Climate Summit, the Consumer Goods Forum announced two major initiatives on climate change: to work toward ending...

Nov 29, 2010, 07:00 ET

Consumer Goods Industry Announces Initiatives on Climate Protection

- Retailers and Manufacturers to Halt Deforestation Practices and Phase Out Climate-Damaging Refrigerants On the first day of the Cancun Climate...