Organisations would embrace social responsibility to help them increase their image as a socially aware organisation to their consumers, employees, communities, stakeholders regardless if it was legal or not. In the current product market consumers are unwilling to buy products from organisations that are not doing they bit for society as in reducing their social responsibility.
"Corporate Social Responsibility is the continuing commitment by business to behave ethically and contribute to economic development while improving the quality of life of the workforce and their families as well as of the local community and society at large" (Lord Holme and Richard Watts)
Corporate Social Responsibility is about business ‘giving back to society’.
The Coca-Cola organisation has being around since 1886 supplying drinks to all of America and gradually becoming a global brand recognised in every country across the world, which has lead to it to become the most popular soft drink consumed by the world’s population.
Coca-Cola organisation mission is to refresh the world, to inspires moment of optimism and happiness, to create value and make a difference. Its vision is to be responsible citizen that makes a difference by helping build and support sustainable communities. If you were to take in the consider Coca-Colas vision and mission you would think that it would be a very socially responsible organisation. but now the other hand if we were to look a their unethical behaviour in their... [continues]
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