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Passion Fruit, Partnerships and a New Approach to Agriculture

By David Cheesewright, Walmart and Torgeir Kvidal, Yara

Editor’s Note: This week, more than 2,500 business, political and academic leaders are attending the 45th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland. Walmart and Yara serve as co-chairs of the WEF New Vision for Agriculture initiative. This article originally appeared on the… Read More

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How Walmart’s SPARK Keeps Your Food Fresh

By Frank Yiannas, Vice President, Food Safety – Walmart

When customers look at rotisserie chickens in a Walmart store deli, many are likely thinking about recipes and what to make for dinner. They’re probably not thinking about whether that chicken has been cooked and kept at an appropriate temperature, because they know they can trust Walmart to keep… Read More

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Sustainable Farming with True Affordability in Mind

By Tim Richter, Member, The Triple Bottom Line

I’ve been a farmer for many years, farming 7,000 acres of land in northeast Iowa and west central Missouri. One of the staples on any farm is fertilizer. I like to grow corn, and you can’t grow corn without fertilizer, especially nitrogen fertilizer. But nitrogen is really a double-edged sword —… Read More

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Our Food Pledge to YOU

By Doug McMillon, President & CEO, Walmart

In 1962, Walmart began with a simple but radical idea: bringing small, underserved communities the same products and prices that were available in big cities. Today, that principle is at the core of our grocery business. Because of Walmart, millions of families worldwide have access to healthier… Read More

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At the LEGO Group, Working to Build a Better Tomorrow

By Jørgen Vig Knudstorp, President and CEO of the LEGO Group

The world has changed a lot since the first LEGO brick was created in 1958. What hasn’t changed is the importance of children’s right to play in a healthy and safe world. In the LEGO Group, it’s our ambition to make a positive impact on the world that our children will inherit. This ambition is… Read More

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