Hans Hassle presents his new book "Business as Usual is Over"
News • Apr 26, 2012 06:00 BST
Plantagon CEO Hans Hassle is a pioneer in Corporate Citizenship and CSR. He has dedicated his life to learn about, experiment with and manage commercial organizations and how to use them better for the common good. His book "Business as Usual is Over" is about this challenge.
Hassle initiated the PLANTAGON® project and is the brain and architect of strategy and organization for PLANTAGON®. Hassle was awarded European CEO of the Year 2012 Sweden, recognized as “A world leader in the field of corporate social responsibility” and ”…the founder and CEO of Plantagon has become a shining beacon of inspiration for ethical business people”.
The book will be released in Swedish in May, and in English in June 2012. Digital versions will also be available soon in both English and Swedish. Please contact Carin Balfe Arbman, press contact at Plantagon for more information and review copies, phone +46 70 633 35 08 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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Press Releases • Nov 30, 2012 16:24 GMT
LOS ANGELES, November 30, 2012 - The Swedish company Plantagon, creator of the Plantagon Greenhouse for urban agriculture, has been elected Winner of the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award. ”We are incredibly excited and grateful to have been selected as the winner among so many prominent companies from all over the world”, says Hans Hassle, Plantagon CEO.
News • Nov 27, 2012 17:43 GMT
The Swedish company Plantagon International, creator of the Plantagon Greenhouse for urban agriculture, is in the finals for the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award. The Red Herring editorial team has selected the most innovative and promising companies from a pool of thousands from all over the world. The winners will be announced November 29 in Los Angeles.
News • Nov 13, 2012 15:09 GMT
The Future of Food, in Our Global Kitchen. The American Museum of Natural History in New York is today opening a new exhibition where Plantagon is taking a part. The exhibition, Our Global Kitchen will be traveling around the world for around seven years. Plantagon CEO Hans Hassle and CFO Owe Pettersson are present in New York for the opening ceremony on November 13.
News • Aug 15, 2012 20:53 BST
Plantagon was named the winner of a Silver Stevie Award in the "Most Innovative Company in Europe" category in The 9th Annual International Business Awards on August 15th, 2012. The award is recognizing product or business innovation in the past year. Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 300 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process this year.
Press Releases • Mar 30, 2012 21:00 BST
Plantagon CEO Hans Hassle has been named CEO of The Year 2012 Sweden by European CEO. "A world leader in the field of corporate social responsibility, the founder and CEO of Plantagon has become a shining beacon of inspiration for ethical business people", the journal European CEO says in its nomination. The public announcement was made in the April - May 2012 issue of the journal European CEO.
Press Releases • Nov 16, 2011 16:29 GMT
WASHINGTON D.C. November 16, 2011 — Through their greenhouses, Plantagon has made industrial urban agriculture both attractive and feasible. The unique helix-shaped greenhouse offers clean and sustainable food production in urban areas. Now a new generation of urban greenhouses is here, where the high-rise buildings of the cities can offer a sustainable solution to urban food production.
Hans Hassle, CEO of Plantagon, speaks on "Feeding the city", in television seminar about Urban Agriculture
News • Nov 15, 2011 23:51 GMT
Hans Hassle, CEO of Plantagon, speaks on "Feeding the city", in the televised seminar about Urban Agriculture by The Swedish Educational Television, UR Samtiden. The title of today's seminar is "The city of our dreams: Farming in the city." Also participating: Jan de Wilt, Innovatie Netwerk; Stefan Jakobsson, Tekniska Verken in Norrköping and Jürgen Granstedt, Agroetanol.
News • Oct 19, 2011 22:36 BST
Plantagon was honored in The 2011 International Business Awards, and was recognized at a gala ceremony in Abu Dhabi on 11 October, where Stevie Award trophies and Distinguished Honoree (honorable mention) medals were presented. Plantagon was awarded Distinguished Honoree in the category "Food & Beverage".
News • Oct 19, 2011 22:13 BST
Future Cities - Creating Tomorrow's World - is a major international conference exploring innovative new approaches to designing, managing and financing sustainable living environments. The conference held in Stockholm, October 18-19, featured leading authorities in urban planning, energy, architecture, etc. Hans Hassle, CEO of Plantagon, talked on "Beyond Tomorrow: Future feeding".
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Documents • Apr 17, 2012 20:42 BST
Hans Hassle lanserar Companisationen - en ny och modern variant av aktiebolaget där maximal konkurrenskraft uppnås genom frivilligt ansvarstagande, fullständig transparens och demokratisk styrning. Hassles idéer är omvälvande och utmanande. Läs denna tankeväckande bok och inspireras. Business as usual is over publiceras på svenska i maj 2012, och på engelska i juni 2012.
Companization. Två olika organisationer - en ideell och en vinstdrivande - som verkar tillsammans. Båda organisationerna styrs av Earth Charter och Global Compact och genom att befästa detta i företagets stadgar har vi fört in ett etiskt perspektiv på ett område som vanligen är helt affärsinriktat. Rättvisa och etik är således styrande principer även för företaget Plantagon (Folder 20 sidor, eng)