How we keep our standards high

How we do business is just as important as success itself, and high standards of behavior are fundamental to the values and culture of ofi. That’s why working in an ethical, socially responsible and environmentally sustainable way is embedded in every aspect of our business. The standards we expect are set out in the Code of Conduct and other specific policies covering all elements of our operations.

Code of Conduct

Conducting ourselves with integrity

Our Code of Conduct details our commitment to do what is right on a business and individual level.

 

Download our Code of Conduct (available in multiple languages)

Anti-bribery

Countering corruption

Our Anti-bribery and Corruption (ABC) Policy reflects our commitment to uphold local and international law, and make sure our employees act with integrity.

 

Download our ABC Policy

Whistleblowing

Countering corruption

We encourage employees and anyone outside the company who suspect wrongdoing to raise a complaint. Reports are treated seriously and investigated properly. We don’t tolerate retaliation against those who raise a complaint in good faith. The procedures set out in our Whistleblowing Policy are designed to ensure anonymity and protection. Raise a complaint

Fair Employment

Respecting human rights

We work hard to make sure all employees are treated with dignity and fairness, and that their rights are respected. Our Fair Employment Policy is in full compliance with the conventions of the International Labor Organization (ILO) and United Nations Global Compact’s (UNGC)  guiding principles .

 

Download our Fair Employment Policy

Human Rights & Labor

Respecting human rights

As a large, global company we have a responsibility to make sure human rights are respected in all parts of our business.

 

Download our Position on Human Rights and Labor

Living Landscapes

Producing and sourcing sustainable ingredients

The Living Landscapes Policy supports a ‘Net-Positive’ approach to sustainable development in agricultural supply chains and landscape management. The co-existence of prosperous farmers and food systems, with thriving communities and healthy ecosystems, with the aim of putting more back into food and farming systems than is taken out. 

 

Download our Living Landscapes Policy

PCF Code

Producing and sourcing sustainable ingredients

The Plantations, Concessions and Farms (PCF) Code defines the process and standards for managing the environmental and social requirements of acquisitions and new and existing upstream developments across the entire project lifecycle. It is applied in conjunction with theLiving Landscapes Policy.

 

Download our PCF Code

Animal Welfare

Producing and sourcing sustainable ingredients

We fully support high animal welfare standards. These include not only good health, but mental wellbeing and the ability of animals to exhibit species-specific behaviour.

 

Download our Animal Welfare Policy

Supplier Code

Producing and sourcing sustainable ingredients

We aim to build long-term relationships with suppliers based on responsible business practices and trust. The Supplier Code sets out our expectations to support our goal to purchase raw materials and products produced in a manner that is socially responsible, economically profitable and environmentally sustainable.

 

Download the Supplier Code

Privacy Policy

Protecting the data and information of others

Our Privacy Policy sets out how we safeguard people’s information.

 

Read the Privacy Policy

Responsible marketing

Responsible marketing

Our approach to marketing is in line with our high standards of business ethics.

 

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Read ofi news

ofi says partnerships are key to safeguarding human rights in hazelnut supply chains

Call for collaboration comes as ofi launches sustainability commitments to improve transparency and tackle poor labor conditions in hazelnut communities

 

ofi (“olam food ingredients”), a global leader in natural and sustainable food ingredients and solutions, has announced its first public sustainability targets for 2030 across its supply chain in Turkey, where 70% of the world’s hazelnuts come from.

Nespresso recognizes ofi’s coffee teams in Peru and Colombia as strategic partners

ofi’s coffee businesses in Peru and Colombia have been awarded the title of “Strategic Partner” by Nespresso for their contribution to its successful AAA Sustainable Quality™ Program.

olam food ingredients (“ofi”) publishes further information for investors

ofi, a global leader in naturally good food & beverage ingredients has today published further information for investors prior to attending J.P. Morgan’s Best of British Seminar on 22 November 2021.

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