SM Markets drives renaissance with increased digital presence
SM Markets, the supermarket business of SM, is “Happy to Serve” more communities around the country as it expands its presence online.
SM Prime targets to minimize operations’ carbon footprint through Enhanced Sustainability Program
SM Prime targets to increase the share of renewable energy in its electricity consumption by more than 50% across all of its business segments by end of 2022, in support of the Department of Energy’s program of moving up the renewable energy supply component of the country to 35% by 2030.
MyTown redefines essential and safe accommodation for young professionals and businesses
MyTown has doubled up its corporate clientele by 70% percent and continued to expand its product offering over the last 18 months since the pandemic started, as corporations increasingly see co-living spaces as essential and safe accommodation.
Pet Express moves to expand its retail “paw”print
Pet retail stores are now deemed as an essential business, providing the needed cat and dog food that take up the lion’s share of demand.
SM intensifies vaccination efforts
SM’s broad vaccination efforts have intensified in solid support of national recovery.
2GO: Future Ready
2GO as a service provider capitalizes on supply chain technologies to fuel the profitable growth of its partners and customers.
2GO provides solutions to energize local economy
2GO Group Inc., the largest integrated supply chain enterprise, is providing critical services in strong support of the local economy, especially micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in these pandemic times.
Alfamart: Expanding with Purpose
Super Minimart chain Alfamart continues to reach out to more communities even amidst the pandemic, with many new stores to be added this year.
Carmen Copper sustains business resilience amid pandemic
With improved performance in the second quarter this year, the company sees business resilience as critical in sustaining the livelihood of its people.
Alfamart takes pride in its people
Alfamart takes pride in its people and the way they have been driven by purpose to serve the communities where they work especially during this pandemic.
Share a Toy at The SM Store
SM shoppers can play Santa to less fortunate kids this Christmas in The SM Store and Toy Kingdom’s Share a Toy project, from November 1 to December 31, 2021
SM Prime Issues Interest Rate for Retail Bond Series O
SM Prime Holdings, Inc. has set the interest rate for its Peso-denominated Series O, 7-year retail bond at 5.0994 per cent due on 2028.
The SEC and sustainable finance
SEC Commissioner Kelvin Lester K. Lee elaborated on their ongoing and planned initiatives to develop sustainable finance market, promote investments in ESG in line with its SuperVision 2025 in the recent GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit.
2GO Travel allows passengers with vaccination cards
2GO Travel, the country’s largest premier sea travel provider said local government units of five destinations in its travel network have relaxed travel restrictions and have simplified entry requirements.
Alfamart opens its first store in Bataan
Alfamart, the first and only Super Minimart chain in the Philippines, recently opened its first store in the province of Bataan. The new location plays a pivotal role in Alfamart’s strategic expansion.
SM, GRI set sustainability agenda
SM Investments Corp. partnered with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in this year’s GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit held on October 21 and 22.
More companies are carving pathways to sustainable business
SM together with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) convened industry leaders and sustainability experts in a forum that tackled important issues and ESG principles as guideposts for enterprise action.
Sustainability will be a must in the new normal
With the tremendous impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on society, businesses are seen to heed the growing demand from consumers for sustainability to show that they care for both the environment and the community they operate in.
Finance sector collaborates with BSP on sustainability guidelines
Financial regulators led by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) are arming banks, financial institutions and corporates with the necessary tools and guidance in the effective management of climate and other environment-related risks.
Corporations feel growing public pressure for sustainability
The pandemic and the climate crisis are increasing the pressure on corporations globally, including the Philippines, to take accountability for their impact on the environment and push for sustainability efforts.