Shared value pioneers Nestlé have release their annual Nestlé in Society: Creating Shared Value report, published alongside their 2015 Annual Report to give an insight into the company’s progress in the areas of nutrition, water and environmental and social sustainability.
The report includes performance indicators, providing a focus for measuring and reporting Creating Shared Value, sustainability and compliance to forms part of their communication on progress for the United Nations Global Compact Principles.
This year Nestlé celebrate their 150th anniversary, and the report highlights how their growth over the last one-and-a-half centuries has been built upon integrated thinking where business and societal needs meet. Nestlé firmly believe that for a company to prosper over the long term and create value for shareholders, it must create value for society at the same time.
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