Top 50 socially responsible corporations


All companies included on the list are either “Canadian-listed or a wholly owned subsidiary of a foreign-listed company with significant operations or brand presence in Canada. Each of the companies has a significant market capitalization or brand presence in Canada and is featured on at least one of the following lists: the ROB Top 1000, the ROB Top 350, or Interbrand’s Best Canadian or Best Global Brands lists. Given that Canadian subsidiaries of foreign companies are inextricably linked to their parent companies, the evaluation is based on the performance of the foreign corporate entities.”

The research methods used include a thorough examination of:
- company documents;
- media sources;
- online databases;
- government sources;
- NGO research; and
- direct communication with key stakeholders.

Some of the companies that made the list are 3M, Adidas, Bank of Montreal, Royal Bank of Canada, Starbuck’s, Campbell Soup, Cascades Paper, Canadian National Railway, Loblaw Companies Limited, Nike, Nokia, Scotia Bank, TD Bank Group, Telus Corp, and Gildan Activewear.

You can read the full list of companies along with their key CSR business achievements by following this link to Top 50 Socially Responsible Corporations in Canada.

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