Grupo Nutresa is the most sustainable
company in the DJSI World Index 2019
Published September 2019
The company reports excellence in the following corporate practices: health and nutrition, human capital development, materiality, tax strategies, eco operational efficiency, corporate citizenship and philanthropy, packing and risks associated to water and environmental report.
Likewise, it highlights the commitment, the leadership and the consistent work of Grupo Nutresa ́s human team.
For nine consecutive years, the Grupo Nutresa has been in the DJSI.
Medellín, 13th of September 2019. For the first time in its history, the Grupo Nutresa is the most sustainable food company according to the DJSI World Index 2019, whose results were informed today by RobecoSAM, reporting excellence corporate practices on: health, nutrition, human capital development, materiality, taxes strategies, eco operational efficiency, corporate citizenship, philanthropy, packing, risks associated with water, and the environment.
1 During 2019 the DJSI evaluation was made in 84 food industry companies which have been evaluated according to their corporate practices in the different dimensions of sustainability
The permanence in this index for nine consecutive years stresses the commitment, the leadership and the consistent work of Grupo Nutresa ́s human team seeking competitiveness, while adopting the best sustainability practices.
Carlos Ignacio Gallego, Grupo Nutresa ́s president, said in this regard: “being the most sustainable food company in the DJSI World Index, shows a conscious and transcendent action, focused on people in order to generate economic development and social progress, and respecting the planet. We are approaching our first century with the conviction that sustainability is a corporate capacity that allows us to remain throughout time and ensure value for all our related groups, building every day a future among everyone”.