FrieslandCampina (Hong Kong) Limited (FCHK), a subsidiary of Royal FrieslandCampina, is committed to nourishing the lives of Hong Kong's people with its full range of high quality and nutritious dairy products for all ages.
FCHK was awarded the HKQAA CSR Advocate Mark by Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency (HKQAA) for the third consecutive year in recognition of its immense efforts and outstanding contributions in corporate social responsibility.
FrieslandCampina Hong Kong received the HKQAA CSR Advocate Mark for the third consecutive year in recognition of its full commitment and dedication to CSR practices.
The HKQAA CSR Advocate Index is a credible independent audit scheme for FCHK to conduct voluntary benchmarking to measure the maturity level of its practices. Among the professional audit designed with reference to the ISO 26000:2010 Guidance on Social Responsibility, FCHK received the recognition from HKQAA for its outstanding CSR performance across seven core subjects - organisational governance, human rights, labour practices, environment, fair operating practices, consumer issues and community involvement and development through the Index.
This year, FCHK has hit full score in three aspects, human rights, labour practices as well as community involvement and development and has yielded an overall average score of 4.64 out of 5.
Ms Helena He, Managing Director of FrieslandCampina Hong Kong, said: "We are honoured to be awarded HKQAA CSR Advocate Mark again this year, which recognises our commitment and dedication to CSR practices. In FrieslandCampina Hong Kong, we embrace our responsibilities to create a favourable business environment for sustainable development by implementing CSR practices internally with respect to corporate governance as well as people and business strategies, and extending influence to our business partners and the community'.
In the past years, FCHK has established cross-industry partnerships with local NGOs, academia, industry experts, business partners and customers leveraging on its industry expertise to extend the coverage of its community involvement through its annual Hong Kong World Milk Day campaign to advocate healthy lifestyle to local families, Milk Tea Day and New Generation Milk Tea Master Training Programme to promote and sustain the Hong Kong-style milk tea making craftsmanship to the next generation, as well as supporting local food banks and charity groups by providing food assistance to people in need to get better nutrition.
Royal FrieslandCampina - nourishing by nature
Royal FrieslandCampina daily provides millions of consumers throughout the world with dairy products containing the valuable nutrients from milk. FrieslandCampina produces and sells consumer products such as dairy drinks, infant nutrition, evaporated milk, condensed milk, cheese and desserts.
It supplies cream and butter products for professional use to bakeries and catering businesses. Additionally, FrieslandCampina produces and sells ingredients and semi-finished products to producers of infant nutrition, the food industry and the pharmaceutical sector.
The annual turnover amounts to 11.6 billion euro. The activities of FrieslandCampina have been divided into four global business groups: Consumer Dairy, Specialised Nutrition, Ingredients and Dairy Essentials.
FrieslandCampina has locations in 34 countries and employs about 24,000 employees. The Central Office is located in Amersfoort, the Netherlands. The company is fully owned by Zuivelcoöperatie FrieslandCampina U.A. and has over 18,000 dairy farmers as members. It is one of the largest dairy cooperatives in the world.
Providing the growing world population with the right nutrients in a sustainable way is one of the critical challenges for the coming decades. By offering trustworthy and nourishing dairy products, FrieslandCampina contributes to food and nutrient security. FrieslandCampina's purpose - nourishing by nature - stands for better nutrition for the world's consumers, a good living for our farmers, now and for generations to come.
For more information please visit: www.frieslandcampina.com