CGF Sustainability Podcast The Consumer Goods Forum

The CGF Sustainability Podcast takes a deep dive in to all things sustainability: from forced labour, to plastics, food waste, deforestation, and refrigeration. The series gives listeners insights in to the strategies of the key players working behind the scenes to tackle the challenges facing our industry and the planet.
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Latest Episodes…

  1. Forced Labour, Responsible Recruitment and the Role of Advocacy: Part 1

    Frances House, Deputy Chief Executive of the Institute for Human Rights and Business speaks about forced labour, responsible recruitment, the importance of cross-sectoral collaboration and the role of advocacy in driving progress on the issue. The CGF and IHRB have been key partners in the fight against forced labour for ...

    2019-09-05

  2. Circular Economy and the Future of Plastics

    In this month’s Sustainability Podcast Series, Sander Defruyt, who leads the New Plastics Economy Initiative at the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, digs into the topic of plastics and offers his insight in to our industry’s progress on this urgent issue, the power of collective action, and the organisation’s circular economy vision. Find ...

    2019-07-19

  3. Meet The Honest Generation

    In this month’s podcast we catch up with Co-founder of Futerra, Solitaire Townsend, fresh from the stage at the CGF Global Summit in Vancouver. Solitaire reflects on her first Summit, and shares her thoughts on how brands can win and maintain consumer loyalty, as well as some of the new ...

    2019-06-24

  4. The Fight Against Forced Labour

    In the second episode of the CGF Sustainability Podcast series, we spoke to Nicholas Glicher, lawyer and Chief Operating Officer at Thomson Reuters Foundation. Nicholas talks about the role of law in the fight against forced labour, how the Foundation’s Stop Slavery Awards is driving change and empowering our industry, ...

    2019-05-30

  5. A Conversation with Mike Barry

    Mike Barry is known throughout the responsible business world for his work on the development and delivery of Marks & Spencer’s Plan A, the company’s consumer focused sustainability plan. As he finishes his term as co-chair of the CGF’s Sustainability Steering Committee, we wanted to capture his reflections on his ...

    2019-04-16