The award highlights the company’s meticulous approach to providing high quality and safe products, and supporting dairy development across Asia.
“We are humbled by this affirmation of the positive impact our business model has had in creating a sustainable environment for the communities we operate in,” said Piet Hilarides, COO, Consumer Products Asia, FrieslandCampina.
“We are grateful to all our partners for their ongoing support. FrieslandCampina remains committed to doing our part, and ensuring that sustainability runs throughout our entire value chain.”
The Sustainable Business Awards, organized by Global Initiatives in partnership with PwC Singapore recognises organizations who have embraced the ethos of sustainability and responsibility as part of their business strategy.
FrieslandCampina’s Foqus Food Safety and Quality program invests in knowledge and training to guarantee high food safety standards.
Its Dairy Development Program trains thousands of smallholder dairy farmers every year in improving the quality and safety of milk production in their farms.
Entries for the award were assessed on supply chain management, stakeholder engagement and efforts in addressing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.