BBDO Group and Omnicom have been named the smartest ad network and media holding, respectively, while Starcom MediaVest Group Chicago and Colenso/Proximity New Zealand —top media agency and top digital agency, respectively.
On September 4-5, the capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires, welcomed more than 800 delegates of the Sustainable brands BA conference, held in the country for the first time. The event was organised by URBAN Communication.
In December 2014, Starbucks plans to open the first small tasting store of this kind in Seattle.
The overall consolidated ranking is topped by technology companies: Apple ($117 bn of average value), Google ($106.9 bn), and IBM ($76 bn).
"This partnership will allow us to leverage each company's best-in-class capabilities, putting us in a prime position to drive further category growth," commented Nina Barton, vice president of Coffee for Kraft Foods, McDonald's coffee supplier.
According to Bloomberg, the estimated Panasonic's investment in the technology and equipment for manufacturing of the batteries at Gigafactory may reach $5 billion by 2020.
The study answers the questions how and why sustainability is important to company's strategy and how successful companies are in mastering the reputation, execution and accountability of their sustainability programs.
Ten best selected candidates will be offered spots at the Resource conference and exhibition in London in March 2015 and before the conference throughout the year to have a chance to pitch their services to 11,000 professionals looking to develop profitable business model with a circular economy approach.