2017 – Danone and Walmart elected co-chairs of the Health & Wellness Steering Committee; New in-store and community programmes launched, part of Collaboration for Health Lives, in US, Colombia and Japan; MoU signed with PAHO Foundation to support consumer health in Latin America.
2016 – Healthier Lives Case Studies Booklet published; latest edition of Health & Wellness bigger than ever before, with worldwide media attention; Together with the World Federation of Advertisers, we published the Marketing Communications to Children Implementation Guide.
2015 – External Advisory Council officially created in January with a two-year mission; Industry’s first-ever global progress report was published – following on from the successful Board pilot; Health & Wellness Toolkit launched during 58th Global Summit.
2014 – Measurement survey opened up to entire membership to measure progress against Health & Wellness Resolutions; New industry‐wide commitments on consumer health and wellness announced at the Global Summit; Health & Wellness Activities from Around the World published.
2013 – Board pilot measurement exercise was launched among our 50 Board member companies; Board approved the five-year plan and the Steering Committee set about its implementation; Health & Wellness Glossary published.
2012 – Stakeholder Engagement Roadmap and Framework of Actions approved; Report published on Understanding the Needs of the Aging Consumer
2011 – New industry‐wide resolutions on consumer health and wellness unveiled.
2010 – The Board of The Consumer Goods Forum approved the vision, scope, objectives and priorities of our health and wellness work and formalised the Health & Wellness Steering Committee – Nestlé and Royal Ahold appointed Committee co-chairs.