Tag Archives: TOMS

TOMS’ “#WITHOUTSHOES” Campaign

As we have reported before, TOMS Shoes (the online retailer) is one of the leading firms in terms of its social responsibility efforts. Its overall business mission is closely tied to its social responsibility efforts. Consider this: TOMS matches every … Continue reading

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More Retailers Doing Well by Doing Good

Retailer success and involvement in socially desirable projects are not incompatible. In fact, support for the community is at the core of many retailers’ strategies. As┬áJonathan Lee reports for Retail Touchpoints: “The cross-pollination between corporations and non-profit organizations has produced … Continue reading

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