Geneva-based Covalence is publishing today its quarterly ethical reputation ranking, giving the best ranked companies as well as those companies which have made the most progress in the 2nd Quarter of 2008. An overview of emerging and decreasing topics is also given. The main results across sectors are: > Toyota gets Best EthicalQuote Score across sectors ahead of Unilever and HSBC; > Automobiles and Technology occupy best progress category; > Wal-Mart, Toyota and General Motors again show best Reported Performance. > Emerging topics in Q2 2008 have been: Social Stability, Lobbying Practices, International Presence, Product Environmental Risk, and Social Sponsorship, while the following criteria have lost importance: Wages, Anticorruption Policy, Environmental Impact of Production, United Nations Policy, and Eco Innovative Product. > Continue.
Publication: Covalence Press Release | Country: Global | Source: Covalence