Produce World three time winners at awards
THE Produce World Group, a leading grower and supplier of high quality fresh vegetables, with headquarters in Peterborough, has been highly commended in all three categories it entered in the inaugural Waitrose Way Awards.
the supermarket’s Corporate Social Responsibility strategy made up of four pillars, including championing British, treading lightly, treating people fairly and living well. The awards were designed to recognise Waitrose suppliers’ sustainability initiatives which ultimately enhance the food on the consumers’ plates.
Produce World entered three categories, Treading Lightly - Waste Reduction, Treading Lightly - Water Reduction, and Treating People Fairly.
William Burgess, Produce World Group CEO, said: “Sustainability matters to our business and to Waitrose. We truly believe that by working collaboratively we can drive real business benefits for our supply chain and have lasting positive impacts on the environment. To be highly commended for all three awards we entered is a great honour and a tribute to the work of everyone at Produce World.”