SMG Scotts Miracle-Gro


Data from SEC filings
Employee count
CEO pay ratio
CEO Salary
Median Employee Salary

ESG framework mentions

In last year of SEC filings
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
No mentions
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
No mentions
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
No mentions

ESG term mentions

In last year of SEC filings
AirCarbonClimateClimate ChangeEnvironmentEnvironmentalEnvironmental ProtectionExtractionGreenGreenhouseHabitatHazardHydroIntensityMaterialsNatural GasNatural ResourcesNatureOffsetOilPackagePackagingPandemicRaw MaterialsSoilWasteWaterWetlandAccessBenefitsBlackCharitableCharityCitizenshipCommunityCommunity EngagementConsumer SentimentCultureCustomerCyberCyber SecurityData SecurityDeathDemographicDemographicsDisabilityDiversityEmployeeEmployee Resource GroupEngagementFront-line WorkersGenderHealth and SafetyHealth CareHealthcareHireHuman CapitalHuman ResourcesHuman RightsIncidentInjuredInjuriesInjuryMinorityOSHAOvertimePay EquityPay for PerformancePerquisitesPhilanthropicProduct QualityRecallReimbursementRetentionRetirementSafetySatisfactionSkillSkillsSocialSocietyStakeholderSupplierSupply ChainTalentTrainingWomenWorkersWorkforceAction PlanAntitrustAssessmentAssuranceAuditBonusClass Action LawsuitClassifiedClawbackCommitmentConflict of InterestCorporate GovernanceCorporate PurposeCorporate Social ResponsibilityDepartment ofESGEthicsExecutive CompensationExpertFraudGoalsGovernanceHedgingIncentiveIndependenceIndependentInnovationInnovativeInvestigationLawsuitLead Independent DirectorLeadershipLitigationLong-termMajorityMissionNegative DiscretionOverseeOversightPerquisitePlaintiffProcurementPurposeR&DRecoupReputationReputationalResearch and DevelopmentResponsibilityResponsibleShareholder ProposalsSingle TriggerStewardshipStrategySustainabilitySustainableTargetsTaxTenureTransparencyVoting Rights

Shareholder alignment

Proxy contests and exempt solicitations in last 3 years

No recent proxy contest or exempt solicitation filings from shareholders.

Vote support at last AGM

On January 25, 2021, the Company held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “Annual Meeting”) as a virtual meeting, and shareholders were able to participate in the Annual Meeting, vote and submit questions via live webcast.

At the close of business on November 30, 2020, the record date for the determination of shareholders entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting, there were 55,688,736 Common Shares of the Company issued and outstanding, each share being entitled to one vote. At the Annual Meeting, the holders of 51,636,716 Common Shares, or approximately 93% of the outstanding Common Shares, were represented in person or by proxy and, therefore, a quorum was present.

At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s shareholders voted on the following matters:

Proposal 1 — Election of Directors.

Each of Thomas N. Kelly Jr., Peter E. Shumlin and John R. Vines was elected as a director of the Company to serve for a term expiring at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held in 2024. The results of the vote were as follows:

Votes For Votes Withheld Broker Non-Votes
Thomas N. Kelly Jr. 46,061,640 1,486,459 4,088,617
Peter E. Shumlin 46,808,398 739,701 4,088,617
John R. Vines 46,317,748 1,230,351 4,088,617

Proposal 2 — Advisory Vote on the Compensation of the Company’s Named Executive Officers.

The compensation of the Company’s named executive officers was approved on an advisory basis. The results of the vote were as follows:

Votes For Votes Against Abstentions Broker Non-Votes
46,161,656 1,180,923 205,520 4,088,617

Proposal 3 — Ratification of the Selection of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2021.

The Audit Committee’s selection of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm was ratified. The results of the vote were as follows:

Votes For Votes Against Abstentions
50,930,928 634,988 70,800