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AB Electrolux


AB Electrolux, commonly known as just Electrolux is a Swedish multinational company that specializes in manufacturing household and professional appliances. Since its merger, Electrolux has focused on making products that are more environmentally friendly by designing their products to be more energy and water efficient. Electrolux also follows the ideas of R. Edward Freeman and … Continue reading

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Starbucks’ Socially Responsible Business


Starbucks Corporation has built a reputation connected to “green” practices and conscious business decisions that benefit everyone from the corporation’s employees to the farmers where the coffee is grown. For example, Starbucks actively advertises their high rankings in Fortune’s “Best Companies to Work For” 2012 as well as their pride in taking a holistic approach … Continue reading

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TOMS Shoes/Eyewear


TOMS is a for-profit company that operates a non-profit division called Friends of Toms.  Blake Mycoskie, the CEO/Founder of TOMS, believes that TOMS can improve peoples’ lives through their business. The social responsibility of TOMS focuses on the production of their products, the environmental impact of their products, and their giving back program. For every … Continue reading

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ECORE INTERNATIONAL


ECORE International is a manufacturing company that produces commercial flooring from recycled rubber truck tires. Starting in the mid-nineteenth century, ECORE is the originator in recycled rubber flooring. Even today, this company continues to be the leading innovator within the industry. Being a family run company, there are strong ties that connect the manufacturer’s business … Continue reading

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TOMS


(Image Source) TOMS is a for-profit organization that is centered on giving to those in need. The company sells shoes in various retail locations and online. For every pair of shoes sold to a customer, TOMS gives a pair to a child in need of footwear. According to the TOMS website, Blake Mycoskie began the … Continue reading