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Employee Health and Wellness – the Asda Way: Part Two Blog 12 Sep 2016 Employee Health and Wellness – the Asda Way: Part Two Last week, Part One of my interview with Damian Kitson and Paul Dover, from UK retailer Asda, looked at the role of employee health and wellness at Asda, what Asda’s Wellbeing Week is all about and what’s behind the newly-launched Wellbeing Hub.   You can read Part One here. We hope you enjoy Part Two below.   […]
Employee Health and Wellness – the Asda Way: Part One Blog 06 Sep 2016 Employee Health and Wellness – the Asda Way: Part One Many employers understand the relationship between the health of their employees and the health of their business. Globally, almost two-thirds of companies with effective health and productivity programmes believe they perform better than their competitors. Many CGF members know that when they focus on mitigating the impact of things like Non-Communicable Diseases and stress, and […]
The Employee Health & Wellness Commitment – It’s Time to Get Involved News Update 08 Aug 2016 The Employee Health & Wellness Commitment – It’s Time to Get Involved Our Health & Wellness Director Sharon Bligh recently sent a letter to members calling for participation in our Employee Health & Wellness Commitment. The letter highlights a number of great resources that are available to companies looking for inspiration and ideas, as well as for contribution to our upcoming case studies booklet.   Dear Members, […]
Press Release 24 Jun 2015 The Consumer Goods Forum Launches Health & Wellness Toolkit New digital platform to support members in implementation of Health & Wellness Commitments and Resolutions   PARIS and NEW YORK, 24th June 2015 – The Consumer Goods Forum (the CGF) today launches a new Health & Wellness Toolkit and digital platform – www.consumergoodsforbetterlives.com. The Toolkit is an extension of the CGF’s commitment to support its […]
Join Us on the Health and Wellness Journey and Benefit Shoppers & Employees Alike Blog 26 Nov 2016 Join Us on the Health and Wellness Journey and Benefit Shoppers & Employees Alike   With a commitment to health and wellness, a company can make a difference not only to its customers, but to its employees, as well. And just like individuals who define health and wellness personally based on their values and beliefs, one might say companies strive to do the same. This uniqueness in defining health […]
Press Release 18 Jun 2014 The Consumer Goods Industry Strengthens Commitment to Improving Health and Wellness for Consumers Worldwide The Consumer Goods Forum Board of Directors agrees to new strategic milestones to help ensure the wellbeing of consumers PARIS, Wednesday 18th June 2014 – Recognising the importance of health and wellness to consumers, The Consumer Goods Forum’s Board of Directors has today reaffirmed its commitment to the implementation of its Health & Wellness Resolutions […]
The Consumer Goods Forum Kicks-Off  Annual Health & Wellness Survey Press Release 15 Jun 2016 The Consumer Goods Forum Kicks-Off Annual Health & Wellness Survey PARIS, 15th June 2016 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is pleased to announce the launch of the 2016 Health & Wellness Measurement & Reporting exercise. The Survey, now in its 4th year, continues to grow in influence as a key tool for members of the CGF to highlight their positive actions towards empowering healthy […]
McCormick Joins the Global Team Driving Health & Wellness at the CGF Blog 11 Dec 2018 Health & Wellness McCormick Joins the Global Team Driving Health & Wellness at the CGF  The Consumer Goods Forum Health & Wellness Steering Committee has welcomed new members in recent months. The role of the Committee is to provide strategic direction and to oversee the daily management of our Health & Wellness activities.   We spoke to Jeremy Shute, VP Corporate Strategy at McCormick, to understand his motivation to join […]
What’s on our Plates in 2018? – Three Actionable Trends in Well-being Blog 16 Jan 2018 Health & Wellness What’s on our Plates in 2018? – Three Actionable Trends in Well-being Happy 2018! As one year ends and another year begins, it’s helpful (and fun!) to reflect upon events that that impacted our work and the people around us, and look to the future to see what is to come. As an active member of the CGF’s Health & Wellness Steering Committee, through my work with […]
Health and Wellness in Action Blog 04 Sep 2015 Health and Wellness in Action Here are three things to inspire you in your health and wellness offerings to your customers and employees alike.  Taking the time to think about what will work best for them and for the business goals can help set you up for success.   Small steps mean something in health and in wellness programs. Defining […]
Mars and Its Commitment to a Culture of Wellness Blog 21 Dec 2015 Mars and Its Commitment to a Culture of Wellness Today I would like to present a case study of how Mars US has implemented this commitment, and what we have begun to further globally.   Building the Foundation Of course, our journey to creating a culture of awareness at Mars began more than 18 months ago. In February 2012, Mars began working with Prevention […]
The Consumer Goods Forum and Kin&Co Publish Report on Employee Health and Wellbeing Press Release 12 May 2020 Health & Wellness The Consumer Goods Forum and Kin&Co Publish Report on Employee Health and Wellbeing Report Launched on Creating a Culture of Health PARIS, 12th May 2020 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) and Kin&Co have today published a global insights report on employee health and wellbeing in the consumer goods industry, one of the key themes tackled by the CGF as part of its Collaboration for Healthier Lives Coalition. […]
Health & Wellness External Scientific Advisory Council Members Share Thoughts and Expectations  (Part 1) Blog 16 Jun 2015 Health & Wellness External Scientific Advisory Council Members Share Thoughts and Expectations (Part 1)   In this, the first of a two-part post, we’ll be hearing from Council Members Pierre Chandon, PhD, James O. Hill, PhD, Stephan Jacob, PhD, and Ellen E. Wartella, PhD.   —   Why did you accept to join the CGF H&W External Scientific Advisory Council?   Ellen: I accepted because I really do believe […]
Working Together Towards Positive Employee Mental Health and Wellbeing Blog 16 Apr 2019 Health & Wellness Working Together Towards Positive Employee Mental Health and Wellbeing The Issues of Mental Health and Wellbeing Issues of mental health are widespread across communities around the globe. While there have been substantial efforts made by some countries and organisations to better the mental health of populations and employees, a significant amount of work remains to be done. The lack of access to mental health […]
Working Group Co-leads Call for Immediate Action from CGF Members News Update 24 Feb 2016 Working Group Co-leads Call for Immediate Action from CGF Members   On 23rd February, the Co-leads of two of our Health & Wellness working groups signed a letter, which was sent to all CGF members, that addressed the need for urgent engagement from all CGF members on the two public commitments with deadlines at the end of 2016. The full letter is below:     […]
Delhaize Group, Hannaford Supermarkets, the Healthy Living Center & Advancing Consumer Wellness Blog 09 Sep 2014 Delhaize Group, Hannaford Supermarkets, the Healthy Living Center & Advancing Consumer Wellness   An initiative dedicated to this very point is the opening in October 2013 of our Healthy Living Center*. Part of Hannaford Supermarkets, the Healthy Living Center, a truly pioneering facility, offers a holistic approach to health and wellness. It welcomes Hannaford’s shoppers and employees to participate in a variety of programs that support healthy […]