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  Small Is Beautiful #1: How Small Brands Are Making Sustainability Look Like It's No Sweat
In this series of blogs I want to concentrate on the smaller, newer businesses that are paving the way for new systems, business models and ways of meeting customer needs. They're challenging old-school models, the ones wrapped up in years of investment that incumbents are beginning to rethink but are loathe to get rid of.
Hershey To Source 100% Certified Cocoa by 2020
The Hershey Company on Wednesday announced it will source 100 percent certified cocoa for its global chocolate product lines by 2020 and accelerate its programs to help eliminate child labor in the cocoa regions of West Africa. Studies estimate 284,000 children work on cocoa farms in West Africa.

Day One of SOCAP12 Highlights Women's Role in the Future of Impact Investing
SOCAP got off to a strong start yesterday — with an unusually heavy focus on social change strategy and tools, for a conference known for its networking and inspiring speakers. Even with my experience with impact investing, I was learning about new ways to connect with investors, accelerate social enterprises and unlock capital for social change. Here are my highlights from Day One.

Call for Content! November's Issue in Focus: The Science of Sustainability
Calling all innovators and implementers! During the month of November 2012, Sustainable Brands will be publishing a new "SB Issues in Focus" editorial package, including daily features, interviews and case studies on "The Science of Sustainability." Content proposals are due Monday, October 15.
Human Safety Startups Get Cash Injection
After a successful first year, Hub Ventures and Lakeland Ventures Development are renewing their partnership to invest in companies that save lives and improve human safety, health and wellbeing. Last year's partnership saw investments in three firms: StreetOwl, DIIME and CheckInOn.Me.

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