COVID-19 Responsible Business Stories

The COVID-19 pandemic has sparked a radical rethink in how we do business. Many businesses have risen to the challenge supporting their employees and communities to help weather the storm. Learn about the positive ways organisations have responded to the pandemic in these COVID-19 Responsible Business Stories.

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GSK: Supporting research and production of a COVID-19 vaccine

GSK has been exploring vaccine development, protecting the health and wellbeing of employees and managing global supply chains to support patients and consumers.
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Unilever: one hand wash at a time

Unilever has committed to tackling COVID-19 by providing an education programme to teach people to hand wash effectively, whichever brand they choose to use.
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M&S: We are all in this together

M&S have kickstarted the Neighbourly Community Fund’, to enable more than 1000 local charities to support the most vulnerable members of our communities.
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Sky keep customers connected

Sky is supporting customers in a number of ways, including not charging business customers for their Sky Sports service until a live sports schedule returns.
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Facebook rolls out lifelines to small business and employees

Facebook created a $100 million grant programme for small businesses affected by COVID-19 and is giving $1,000 to employees to help cover costs during the pandemic.
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Morrisons helps suppliers and staff, and creates jobs

Morrisons was the UK’s first major supermarket to commit to paying all small suppliers, immediately bringing relief to local producers, farmers and fishermen.