Archive for May 2014

How Investors Are Changing the Palm Oil Supply Chain

Contact: Lucia von Reusner, Green Century Capital Management, 617-482-0800, lvonreusner@greencentury.com CHANGING THE SUPPLY CHAIN FOR PALM OIL: HOW IT PROTECTS FORESTS, CURBS CLIMATE CHANGE, AND ENHANCES SHAREHOLDER VALUE PROBLEM WITH CURRENT PALM OIL PRODUCTION: Palm oil is the most widely used vegetable oil in the world, present in over half of packaged products on supermarket…

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Op-Ed: Urging Shareholders to Vote Money Out of Politics

Contact: Leslie Samuelrich, Green Century Capital Management, 617-482-0800, lsamuelrich@greencentury.com This article was published May 7, 2014 in the Rock River Times and is available here. Free speech in America just got a lot more expensive. The recent McCutcheon Supreme Court decision has widened the floodgates through which special interest money can now flow. This decision,…

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Kraft Foods Faces Pressure to Keep Money Out of Politics

Contact: Lucia von Reusner, Green Century Capital Management (617) 482-0800 lvonreusner@greencentury.com Dev Gowda, Advocate, Illinois PIRG (312) 544-4433 x210  dev@illinoispirg.org May 6, 2014 –During its annual meeting of shareholders this Tuesday, Kraft Foods Group, Inc.* will face a resolution filed by the Green Century Equity Fund urging the company to refrain from using corporate funds…

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Shareholder Statement Prepared for Kraft Foods Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Contact: Lucia von Reusner, Green Century Capital Management, 617-482-0800, lvonreusner@greencentury.com May 6, 2014: Fellow shareholders and members of the board, my name is Lucia von Reusner with Green Century Capital Management. On behalf of Green Century and our investors, I am here to urge Kraft Foods* to protect shareholder value by refraining from spending corporate funds…

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Shareholder Statement at Avon Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Contact: Lucia von Reusner, Green Century Capital Management, 617-482-0800, lvonreusner@greencentury.com May 6, 2014 Fellow Shareholders and Members of the Board, I am here on behalf of Green Century Capital Management to move proxy item no. 5 which was filed by the Green Century Equity Fund. This proposal calls on Avon Products* to articulate the company’s…

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