McCain releases 2nd Global Sustainability Report 2020
In line with the Global Sustainability Strategy and Commitments, McCain has recently released its Global Sustainability Report with a focus on India, for the first time, to track progress across its sustainability pillars for the year 2020. As a leader in the prepared potato industry, McCain Foods has embarked upon a journey to create planet-friendly food that is made with clear commitments to the farmers, communities, environment, and consumers – so that consumers can enjoy great tasting food for generations to come.
McCain India has remained committed to integrating sustainable business practices across its operations for over 22 years. In line with the company’s principle of ‘Good Ethics is Good Business, the Global Sustainability Report along with the India chapter, showcases McCain’s commitment and actions towards its four focus areas I) Smart & Sustainable Farming II) Resource-Efficient Operations III) Good Food and IV) Thriving Communities.
Commenting on the launch of the Sustainability Report 2020, Vikas Mittal, Managing Director, India, South East Asia, South Korea, Taiwan at McCain Foods said, “Our commitment to sustainability is enshrined in our purpose which is ‘Celebrating real connections through delicious, planet-friendly food’. We believe that building a resilient future and preservation of the planet is our collective responsibility. Sustainability is at the heart of our business and it has guided us towards adapting our operations to deliver delicious food in a sustainable and responsible manner. Our 2020 Sustainability Report (Global & India) is aimed at transparently highlighting the interventions and impact created so far across our sustainability priorities. Our humble yet consistent efforts are in line with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and we will continue to make concerted efforts towards building a more resilient future for generations to come.”