Nestle is maintaining growth despite committing billions of dollars towards improving the company’s environmental footprint, CEO Mark Schneider told CNBC Thursday.
“Today’s consumer asks even more than before for sustainability. They want to know that we are treating the planet well, they want to know we’re taking care of the next generation,” he said in an interview with Jim Cramer on “Mad Money.”
“I think there’s a good business case emerging and that’s what we’re pursuing,” said Schneider, whose interview landed on Earth Day.
As laid out in its sustainability strategy, Nestle plans to reduce emissions within its