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NIKE Inc. CSR Performance Benchmark

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 28, 2014 9:00:22 AM / by CSRHub Blogging

Sustainability Ratings

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability metrics site CSRHub recently updated its ratings on NIKE Inc. and the 145 companies in the Textiles and Apparel industry.  NIKE’s overall rating currently is 62 after the most recent updates to their CSRHub page.

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Click “Textiles & Apparel” in the CSRHub Sustainability Ratings widget above to see all the companies in this industry.

The average rating for the other companies in the Textiles and Apparel industry is 53.  NIKE has moved up four points and currently is in 8th place on the list, using the CSRHub average user profile. You can see more information about NIKE at their CSRHub page here.

NIKE has a particularly strong score of 70 in the Employees area.  This is due to a high score in the Training, Health and Safety subcategory of 73—well above the average for this industry of 53.  The area with the greatest opportunity for improvement for NIKE is the Transparency & Reporting subcategory.  Here, NIKE gets a 49 which is below the industry average of 50.

Some highlights of the progress that NIKE made in the past year include:

  • NIKE Accelerates Sustainable Textiles Commitment by Partnering with bluesign technologies
  • NIKE, NASA, US State Department & USAID Seek Innovations to Revolutionize Sustainable Materials

See NIKE’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 305+ 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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