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Oct 29, 2019, 10:30 ET CGF Members in China Align on Positive Change Agenda and Approve New China Board

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has today hosted its second China Day in Hangzhou, bringing together members and industry experts from across the...


Oct 03, 2019, 09:45 ET Deforestation, Plastics, Food Waste, Forced Labour and Health to Top the Agenda at 4th CGF Sustainable Retail Summit

The programme for the 4th Sustainable Retail Summit (SRS) has now been finalised. Taking place on 24th _ 25th October 2019 in Berlin, Germany, the...


Sep 23, 2019, 10:28 ET A Collaborative Movement Launched for the First Time in Lyon to Encourage Healthier Behaviours

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), through its Health & Wellness Pillar, has today launched a Collaboration for Healthier Lives (CHL) initiative in Lyon....


Jun 21, 2019, 04:24 ET Los Directores Generales de Danone y Migros fueron electos nuevos copresidentes de la Junta del Foro de Bienes de Consumo

El Foro de Bienes de Consumo (CGF, por sus siglas en inglés), el organismo mundial que busca el cambio con objetivo y positivo en toda la industria...


Jun 20, 2019, 13:18 ET CEOs da Danone e Migros eleitos Novos Copresidentes do Conselho de Administração do The Consumer Goods Forum

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), organismo global que desenvolve objetivos e mudanças positivas em todo o setor de bens de consumo, anunciou hoje que...


Jun 20, 2019, 12:41 ET The Consumer Goods Forum Announces 4th Edition of the Sustainable Retail Summit

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) will be hosting its annual Sustainable Retail Summit (SRS) in Berlin, Germany on 24th-25th October. This year marks...


Jun 17, 2019, 02:31 ET Danone and Migros CEOs Elected New Co-Chairs of The Consumer Goods Forum Board

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), the global body pursuing purpose and positive change across the consumer goods industry, announced today that it has...


May 10, 2019, 09:25 ET The Consumer Goods Forum's Global Summit: Industry Comes Together Seeking Growth Through New Retail Models to Satisfy New Consumer Needs

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is delighted to announce a prestigious roster of speakers for its 63rd Global Summit, to be hosted 11th-14th June 2019 ...


Mar 08, 2019, 13:40 ET Empresas de Bens de Consumo Fazem «Melhoria Significativa» no Apoio a Vidas Mais Saudáveis, de Acordo com Novos Dados

O The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) publicou hoje os últimos resultados de sua pesquisa global que analisa como os produtores e comerciantes de bens de...


Mar 08, 2019, 13:36 ET Las compañías de bienes de consumo consiguen una «mejora significativa» al apoyar una vida más saludable

El Foro de Bienes de Consumo (CGF) ha publicado hoy los últimos resultados de su encuesta mundial que analizan cómo los minoristas y fabricantes de...


Mar 06, 2019, 10:08 ET Consumer Goods Companies Make 'Significant Improvement' in Supporting Healthier Lives, According to New Data

Consumer goods retailers and manufacturers' participation in food banks and school programmes continues to rise 320,000 products have been...


Nov 06, 2018, 20:39 ET O The Consumer Goods Forum e a Fair Labor Association pedem mais colaboração para enfrentar questões de trabalho forçado na indústria do óleo de palma

A Malásia e a Indonésia são os principais produtores de óleo de palma (dendê), representando juntos 86% da produção global e empregando quase 3,5...


Nov 06, 2018, 15:10 ET El Foro de Bienes de Consumo y la Asociación para el Trabajo Justo llaman a una mayor colaboración para abordar problemas de trabajo forzado en la industria del aceite de palma

Malasia e Indonesia son importantes productores de aceite de palma, juntos representan el 86 por ciento de la producción mundial y emplean a casi 3,5 ...


Nov 06, 2018, 08:37 ET The Consumer Goods Forum and Fair Labor Association Call for Greater Collaboration to Tackle Forced Labour Issues in Palm Oil Industry

FLA report highlights serious challenges in the Indonesian and Malaysian markets Malaysia and Indonesia are leading producers of palm oil, together...


Oct 29, 2018, 11:23 ET Setor de bens de consumo se mobiliza contra o descarte de plásticos

O Conselho do Fórum de Bens de Consumo emitiu uma declaração reconhecendo a necessidade do setor de ajudar a reduzir o descarte de plásticos e...


Oct 29, 2018, 11:13 ET La industria de bienes de consumo toma medidas contra los desechos plásticos

La Junta de Directores de The Consumer Goods Forum (Foro de Bienes de Consumo) emite una declaración reconociendo la necesidad de que la industria...


Oct 28, 2018, 20:00 ET Consumer Goods Industry Moves to Act on Plastic Waste

Board of The Consumer Goods Forum Issues Statement Acknowledging Need for Industry to Help Reduce Plastic Waste; Endorses Ellen MacArthur...


Oct 19, 2018, 02:30 ET The Consumer Goods Forum, in Partnership With Capgemini, Publishes Its Global Health and Wellness Digital Framework

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is pleased to announce the launch of the Global Health and Wellness Digital Framework, developed in partnership with...


Aug 07, 2018, 09:55 ET The CGF Sustainable Retail Summit Heads to Lisbon

The Consumer Goods Forum once again brings together key FMCG experts to discuss solutions to today's leading sustainability issues and share best...


Jul 24, 2018, 10:23 ET The Consumer Goods Forum Launches 5th Edition of Annual Health & Wellness Survey

FMCG members to report on progress towards empowering healthier consumers globally The Consumer Goods Forum is pleased to announce the launch of the...


Jun 17, 2018, 10:49 ET El futuro depende de políticas innovadoras, conducta empresarial responsable y tecnología centrada en las personas

El director general de ILO Guy Ryder ha pedido a los líderes empresariales globales que trabajen junto con Naciones Unidas para crear un futuro de...


Jun 15, 2018, 08:02 ET Die Zukunft hängt ab von innovativen Richtlinien, verantwortungsbewusster Geschäftsführung und auf den Menschen ausgerichteter Technologie

Guy Ryder, Generaldirektor der ILO, bat globale Wirtschaftsführer dringend zur Zusammenarbeit mit den Vereinten Nationen, um eine Arbeitszukunft...


Jun 15, 2018, 06:06 ET L'avenir que nous voulons repose sur des politiques innovantes, une conduite responsable des entreprises et une technologie centrée sur l'homme

Guy Ryder, le directeur général de l'OIT, a invité les chefs d'entreprise du monde entier à collaborer avec l'Organisation des Nations Unies pour...


Jun 15, 2018, 02:57 ET The Future Depends on Innovative Policies, Responsible Business Conduct and People-centred Technology

ILO Director-General Guy Ryder has urged global business leaders to work together with the United Nations to build a future of work that is equitable ...


Jun 14, 2018, 12:42 ET Radically Changing Consumer and Retail Industry Offers CEOs a Choice - Transform Now, or Be Left Behind

Customer centricity is the key driver of success according to global CEOs While more than 65 percent of CEOs agree their organisation fosters a...