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Browse by retailer: Royal Ahold (13 commitments)

Category Target description Timeline Keywords Geographical coverage
What we sell Reduce the environmental footprint of customers and suppliers, by mapping the environmental footprint of 50% of own-brand suppliers and their supply chain 2015 Awareness raising: campaigns / promotion Belgium, Czech Republic, Netherlands
What we sell Source safe and responsible products by ensuring hat 80% of our own-brand suppliers are GFSI ertified. ongoing Environmental life cycle: product chain Belgium, Czech Republic, Netherlands
What we sell Report on the number of products reviewed against our 4R packaging guidelines ongoing Packaging: packaging minimisation Netherlands, Belgium, Czech Republic
What we sell Six critical commodities (coffee, tea, cocoa, palm oil, soy and seafood) for own-brand products are sourced in accordance with industry certification standards. ongoing Environmental life cycle: product chain Netherlands, Czech Republic, Belgium
What we sell Ensure that 100% of our own-brand suppliers in high-risk countries are audited on social compliance by 2012. ongoing Environmental life cycle: product chain Czech Republic, Belgium, Netherlands
How we sell Reduce CO2 per square meter of sales area by 20% in our operations by reducing energy and fuel usage, use more environmentally friendly refrigerants, reduce refrigerant leakage and reduce energy consumption. 2015 (Carbon) emission: emission reduction Companywide, Czech Republic, Netherlands
How we sell Elimination of landfill as a disposal method 2020 Waste management: waste minimisation Belgium, Netherlands, Czech Republic
How we sell Implement the Retail Declaration on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy of the ERRT issued in March, 2008. ongoing Energy efficiency: energy saving Netherlands, Czech Republic, Belgium
Communication Ensure that operating companies have implemented a communication policy to encourage customers to reduce, re-use and recycle 2013 Awareness raising: policies and guidelines Netherlands, Belgium, Czech Republic
Communication Increase the sale of healthy products (as defined by criteria from leading health authorities) to at least 25% of total food sales by providing healthy choice logos to help customers easily identify healthy products and encourage them to make healthy choices. 2015 Awareness raising: food Czech Republic, Belgium, Netherlands
Communication Annually publish report on corporate responsibility performance ongoing Awareness raising: company responsibility report Czech Republic, Netherlands, Belgium
Communication Meeting with investors on a regular basis, including socially responsible investment (SRI) analysts ongoing Awareness raising: research / collaboration Belgium, Czech Republic, Netherlands
Communication Inform customers by using in-store brochures, via websites, in customer magazines (Allerhande), and in the weekly bonus flyers ongoing Awareness raising: campaigns / promotion Netherlands, Czech Republic, Belgium

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