CEO Climate Leadership is Urgently Needed To Save Our Planet

In anticipation of the 2020 National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards, we're talking with the leaders of our 2019 award-winning companies to learn a little bit more about what drives their climate leadership.

Our second interview is with Nancy Hirshberg, winner of the 2019 Outstanding Influencer Award. (View our previous interview with Glen's Garden Market). Nancy Hirshberg's newest project engages CEOs in climate action--and that's just the latest effective strategy in her nearly three-decade career fighting for climate action. You can read the full article here

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Why Collaboration and Iteration Are the Keys to Climate Activism

In anticipation of the 2020 National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards, we're talking with the leaders of our 2019 award-winning companies to learn a little bit more about what drives their climate leadership.

Our first interview is with Danielle Vogel, founder of Glen's Garden Market, winner of the 2019 Outstanding Company Award. You can read the full article here

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The Natural Products Industry Cranks Up Its Commitment To Climate Action

Companies made more commitments to climate action in August 2019 than in any other month since the Climate Collaborative launched—a hopeful sign on the heels of the hottest month on record.

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Companies Taking Action: Climate Collaborative Tracking Progress 2019

We've just released our 2019 Tracking Progress Update, and alongside its release, are sharing examples of progress we're seeing in the industry across our nine commitment areas.

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2019 Tracking Progress Update Trends and Analysis

View our full results in PDF form here, and check out examples of progress here.

What is the Tracking Progress Update?

The Climate Collaborative’s (CC) Tracking Progress Update highlights the type and amount of progress that committed companies are making around their climate action commitments. We ask these questions via a short annual survey. We ask companies where in the implementation process they are, whether they are quantifying emissions reductions, and for details on their progress. Companies are expected to provide information for each commitment they have made; quantitative data is welcome but not required.

This update is the primary way we are able to assess progress in the industry on an annual basis. 2019 is the second tracking progress cycle for the CC; we asked all companies that made commitments before December 31, 2018 to respond, a total of 324 companies. To learn more about CC commitments visit www.climatecollaborative.com/take_action.

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Nominations Open for 2020 National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards

We are excited to share that nominations for our third annual National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards are now open!

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