MILAN/LONDON A joint venture between Procter & Gamble and Italian healthcare group Angelini is working to create a sustainable recycling loop that would allow dirty diapers to be turned into plastic bottle caps and viscose clothing.
LONDON Unilever will engage more with its shareholders and has learned lessons from investors' opposition to the consumer goods group's pay policy, a company executive said on Tuesday in response to questions from a British parliamentary committee.
LONDON British American Tobacco cut its full-year revenue target for cigarette alternatives such as vaping pens and tobacco heating devices, citing a flat market in Japan and a product recall in the United States.
LONDON Proxy advisory firm Glass Lewis had recommended shareholders vote for Unilever's proposed move to the Netherlands before the plan was scrapped last week.
LONDON Drink companies Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Nestle were found to be the world's biggest producers of plastic trash, a report by environmental group Greenpeace said on Tuesday.
LONDON Unilever's reputation for valuing all stakeholders rather than just shareholders boosted its corporate governance credentials, but landed the consumer goods firm in trouble when it tried to move its headquarters from London.
LONDON, Oct 5 Unilever and its CEO Paul Polman
have a reputation for valuing all stakeholders rather than just
shareholders, boosting their corporate governance reputation,
but when it came to its planned headquarters move away from
London that got it into trouble.
LONDON Unilever executives scrapped plans to move the company headquarters to the Netherlands on Friday in the face of a shareholder revolt, keeping one of Britain's most valuable businesses in London ahead of Brexit. | Video