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Health

Of the eight most expensive diseases that each cost the Dutch over one billion Euros each, four are food-related, is what I read in a publication, Reference Healthy & Sustainable Food. “That is really worrisome”, says Fredrikke van Helden, Innovation Manager Marketing for Van Geloven and Chairman of the snack producer’s CSR coordination group. “We are proud to take good steps in making our range healthier. We pay attention to transparency in order to allow consumers to make a responsible choice based on their own s…

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Food safety

Companies manufacturing foodstuffs must comply with food safety rules.On one hand, this concerns statutory requirements, and on the other, Van Geloven’s own requirements to the safety of its products. In particular manufacturers in the meat sector are currently closely monitored in view of the food safety and well-being risks.

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Raw materials

“It is important to monitor market movements in order to enable corporate responsibility in procurement. CSR is dynamic, continually requiring adjusting insights, points of view and decisions. Whereas we mainly were guided by our environment in the past, in the past two years we developed our own approach, inspired by the origin of our company: producing the best snacks in a smart way. In this respect, we apply an optimal balance between quality, food safety, animal well-being, good working conditions and human rights throughout the cha…

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Transparency

“Transparency is a key theme within Van Geloven’s CSR policy”, says Fredrikke van Helden, Innovation Manager Marketing for Van Geloven and Chairman of the snack producer’s CSR coordination group. “To us, transparency means literally opening the doors. We appreciate dialogue. We like to understand how our customers and other stakeholders view our brands and CSR-related subjects.  

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