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“Why Intel is Taking a Stand on Conflict Minerals” – Forbes – March 17, 2014

In an article published on March 17, 2014 in Forbes, Rahim Kanani interviews Gary Niekerk, Director of Corporate Responsibility at Intel Corporation. The interview covers “the story behind Intel CEO Brian Krzanich’s recent announcement that Intel is manufacturing and shipping conflict-free microprocessors, how the company’s thinking around sustainability issues has evolved over the years, where […]

“Kellogg to Stop Buying Deforested Palm Oil Amid Pressure” – BloombergBusinessweek – February 14, 2014

An article by Duane D. Stanford published on BloombergBusinessweek on February 14, 2014 reports on a new responsible sourcing / supply chain policy announced by Kellogg. “Starting in 2016, palm oil — a vegetable oil used to cook Pop-Tarts to Pringles — will be sourced through supply chains that are deemed ‘environmentally appropriate,’ states a […]