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Planetly: New Name, Bigger Mission
Avoiding the worst effects of climate change will require the largest economic transformation since the Industrial Revolution. And, while the percentage of companies committing to a net-zero target nearly doubled between 2019 and 2020, as of mid-2021, still only 10% of public companies were aligned with global temperature goals. This means businesses have an unprecedented opportunity to be a driving force for change. And stakeholders expect companies to do their part for the planet and society – to make commitments and keep them. In recognition of this, wefounded Planetly in late 2019 with a clear mission: to tackle the climate crisis by helping businesses successfully transition to a net-zero economy.
Sustainability in Retail: An Interview with Anna Krall from HORNBACH
We spoke with Anna Krall, Head of CSR at HORNBACH Holding AG & Co. KGaA, about sustainability in retail and at HORNBACH.
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How to Successfully Build and Lead a Corporate Green Team
Working in a Corporate Green Team is an important way to promote sustainability in your own company. Here you will find some tips on how to set up such a Green Team, what its activities can look like and everything else you need to know about this topic.
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Streaming Services: The Price for Being Plugged in 24/7
Even connecting to the internet has an impact on our environment. But where do emissions come from?
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An Eventful Change: Reducing the Carbon Footprint of Events
Do you know the carbon footprint of your event? If the answer is no, then it is about time! Events and conferences are an important part of the business world: here you can connect with others, exchange ideas and present your business to the world. While virtual concerts and conferences became increasingly popular during the pandemic (and in many places the only option), more on-site events are taking place again now that times are returning to normal. On the other hand, this also means that the industry's CO2 emissions will start to increase again.
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How to lead the Food and Beverage Industry towards more Sustainability
What is the environmental impact of my food choice? How and where was my food produced? Was all that plastic really necessary to package my food? - All those questions are becoming increasingly more important for consumers when considering their options for food or beverage choices. These days, consumers are demanding more transparency about the origin and impact of their food choices - in a report released by FMI and NeilsenIQ, about 64% of consumers stated that they were willing to switch from the brand they usually buy to one that provides more in-depth information about the impact of the product. 
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How Insurance Companies Can Successfully Tackle Climate Change

The effects of climate change present insurance companies with a variety of new uncertainties. The good news: insurers are predestined pioneers here. They have the opportunity to truly lead the way in helping to build a more sustainable economy and at the same time reduce their own risk exposure.