SM, GRI set sustainability agenda for 2022 in ASEAN E-Summit
SM Investments broadened its reach in gathering like-minded business leaders in the ASEAN region, encouraging them to operate sustainably even amid the challenges triggered by the global health crisis as it partnered with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in this year’s GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit 2021.
SM, GRI gather business and sustainability leaders in virtual ASEAN Summit
SM is taking charge in enjoining business leaders across the ASEAN region to adopt sustainable business practices during the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit 2021 on Oct. 21 and 22.
SM Markets: ‘Here to Serve’
SM Markets, the supermarket business of SM, is ‘’Here to Serve’ the needs of the local economy as it increases support for food businesses carried in its stores.
SM Prime to open new mall in Daet, Camarines Norte
SM Prime is set to open its newest and first mall in the province of Camarines Norte on October 15, SM City Daet. This is the company’s 3rd mall in the Bicol Region.
WalterMart brings convenience and service excellence closer to neighborhoods
WalterMart, SM Retail, Inc.’s Luzon-based supermarket chain, is bringing convenience closer to neighborhoods with its brand of service “with a heart” as it opens two new stores in CALABARZON.
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.
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.
Next generation leaders in PH push for sustainability
Some of the next generation leaders in the ASEAN Region are bent on pushing for sustainability, even as they noted of challenges that need to be addressed to achieve the goal.
SM Supermalls launches The SM StartUp Package for aspiring Filipino entrepreneurs
100 Small business owners invited to set up shop in SM malls
Pico de Loro Beach and Country Club and Pico Sands Hotel Help Inoculate More Nasugbueños
Inspired by the spirit of unity and camaraderie in the midst of adversity, Pico de Loro Beach and Country Club and Pico Sands Hotel donated 200 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines to the Rural Health Unit of Nasugbu, Batangas.
SM Supermalls is set to open VAXCertPH booths nationwide
SM Supermalls has inked a deal with the Department of Health (DOH) and the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) to become the first official venue partner of the digital vaccination certificate program, VAXCertPH.
Modern entrepreneurs share tips on how to live, work, succeed from home
Modern entrepreneurs gamely shared their experiences and expertise at a recent virtual roundtable discussion by SMDC, which also launched SMDC’s newest property that caters to the needs of people working from home.
Watsons, Grab partner for online health and beauty shopping in PH
The partnership aims to provide consumers with a safe and seamless online shopping experience along with a faster and more reliable delivery service.
SM invests in future, goes big on renewables
As part of its sustainability roadmap, property giant SM Prime Holdings seeks to boost by 50 percent the share of renewable energy in its electricity consumption by end-2022.
Hamilo Coast safeguards its marine biodiversity
In line with its core emphasis on sustainable tourism and environmentally conscious living, Costa Del Hamilo, Inc. recently completed a Marine Protected Area (MPA) assessment.