Company’s ninth report highlights reinforced environment, social and governance commitments as well as progress to No Time to Waste®, company’s vision to significantly reduce food and plastic waste by 2025
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Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP), the leading global marketer of premium, innovative products across multiple brands and categories, today released the 2019 Sustainability Report, the ninth report for the Company.
Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP), the leading global marketer of premium, innovative products across multiple brands and categories, today released the 2019 Sustainability Report, the ninth report for the Company. The report details the Company’s continued investment in environmental improvements as part of its No Time to Waste® strategy and shows a renewed resolution to solve for social and environmental concerns through a focus on product innovation, minimizing waste and supporting thriving communities.
Tupperware’s report, Nurturing a Better Future, divides the company’s efforts into three strategic pillars: Focus on the Environment, Focus on our Societies and Focus on Governance. Within each pillar, the Company reports on progress and impact made in the past year and the potential opportunities for future positive impact. Some key highlights of the report include:
No Time to Waste: Tupperware Brands recognizes the role it must play in contributing to a prosperous future. The Company’s No Time To Waste® vision, developed in 2019, outlines its commitment to significantly reduce waste at every step of the lifecycle of its product. Key progress against goals include:
Tupperware in the Community: Tupperware’s business model was built on the power of communities and strong social networks. The first Tupperware Parties in 1949 were centered on the power of community to learn, share and support one another. Today, with a footprint in communities around the world Tupperware continues to contribute by providing an entrepreneurship platform for individuals so they can gain skills and earn a meaningful livelihood. Key highlights include:
This report has been prepared in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards 2016, Core option, applying the reporting principles for defining report content and for report quality as defined in GRI Standard 101: Foundation 2016. In addition, for the first time, Tupperware has reported in accordance with the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Standard for the Containers; Packaging Industry in the Resource Transformation Sector.
The full report is available at https://www.tupperwarebrands.com/csr/sustainability/social-impact-reports
About Tupperware Brands Corporation
Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP) is a leading global consumer products company that designs innovative, functional and environmentally responsible products that people love and trust. Founded in 1946, Tupperware’s signature container created the modern food storage category that revolutionized the way the world stores, serves and prepares food. Today, this iconic brand has more than 8,500 functional design and utility patents for solution-oriented kitchen and home products. With a purpose to nurture a better future, Tupperware® products are an alternative to single-use items. The Company distributes its products into nearly 80 countries primarily through independent representatives around the world. For more information, visit Tupperwarebrands.com or follow Tupperware on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.
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"A business organization, like a community or nation, must depend more on the conscience of the individual than the strictness of the law or the efficiency of law enforcement. Caring and sharing are at the very heart of the Tupperware Brands vision and why so many of us, Associates and Sales Force members alike, love being part of this great company. Through each individual's continuing efforts, we preserve Tupperware Brands' outstanding reputation of civic and community engagement." Rick Goings, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
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