Afternoon Coffee: Sustainable Sourcing Top Issue for Coca-Cola Suppliers, Subway to Eliminate Meat with Antibiotics

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Coca-Cola Enterprises’ suppliers have identified sustainable sourcing as the top sustainable issue expected to affect business in the next two years, according to a new survey. Coca-Cola has a goal to make sure 100% of its agricultural ingredients are sourced sustainably by 2020.

Subway plans to eliminate all antibiotic meat suppliers over the next few years. By March 2016, Subway stores will have antibiotic-free chicken on its menu, by 2019, antibiotic-free turkey will be available, and by 2025, all pork and beef products will be antibiotic-free.

Toyota said it would recall 6.5 million vehicles due to defective power window switches. The number of recalled cars represents about two-thirds of Toyota's annual global production.

Volkswagen has suspended its fifth executive in connection to the automaker’s emission scandal. Frank Tuch serves as Volkswagen head of quality control.


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