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Kohl’s Corporation CSR Performance Benchmark

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 14, 2014 9:00:38 AM / by CSRHub Blogging


Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability metrics site CSRHub recently updated its ratings on Kohl’s Corporation and the 186 companies in the Retail industry.  Kohl’s overall rating currently is 57 after the most recent updates to their CSRHub page.

The average rating for the other companies in the Retail industry is steady at 53.  Kohl’s has maintained a steady place on the list, using the CSRHub average user profile. You may see more information about Kohl’s at their CSRHub page here.

Kohl’s has a score of 61 in the Community area.  This is due to a high score in Human Rights and Supply Chain of 69—well above the average for this industry of 53.  The area with the greatest opportunity for improvement for Kohl’s is the Transparency and Reporting subcategory.  Here, Kohl’s gets a 49 —which is the same as the industry average.

Some highlights of the progress that Kohl’s made in the past year include:

  • Kohl’s Department Stores Recognized with 2013 EPA Sustained Excellence in Green Power Award
  • Kohl’s Department Stores Donates $150,000 to the American Red Cross to Support Flood Relief Efforts in Colorado

See Kohl’s Corporate Social Responsibility website here.


CSRHub ratings are on a scale of 0 to 100, with 100 being the highest. To see more on how CSRHub creates a score and the CSRHub rating rules, visit here.

CSRHub provides access to corporate social responsibility and sustainability ratings and information on 8,900 companies from 135 industries in 103 countries. By aggregating and normalizing the information from 304+ data sources, CSRHub has created a broad, consistent rating system and a searchable database that links millions of rating elements back to their source. Managers, researchers and activists use CSRHub to benchmark company performance, learn how stakeholders evaluate company CSR practices and seek ways to change the world.



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