Issued by SABMiller
The report provides an update on the company's sustainable development framework which was introduced in last year's Report
In its latest Sustainable Development Report available at (www.sabmiller.com/sabmiller.com/en_gb/our+responsibility), SABMiller provides an update on its sustainable development framework which was introduced in last year’s Report. Since then, the framework has been embedded into operations under management control of SABMiller companies across six continents.
There is news on each of the 10 priorities within the framework which range from responsible drinking through to water and energy consumption, in addition to influencing the supply chain and progress on HIV/Aids programmes.
The Report notes how the company performed against its previous commitments. There is information on a new self-assessment measurement system which provides consistent and transparent data from operations across the Group. Targets and focus areas for the next year are listed for each of the 10 priorities. Progress against the UN Global Compact’s 10 principles is summarised, and information on ‘Our people’ and product quality, is also included.
The SABMiller Sustainable Development Report has been verified by The Corporate Citizenship Company and an overview of performance against the GRI 2002 Index is available separately on the ‘Tracking our performance’ section of the ‘Our responsibility’ pages on www.sabmiller.com.
The company is collecting feedback on this report via their CorporateRegister.com listing, available here.
SABMiller is one of the world’s leading brewers with brewing interests or major distribution agreements in over 60 countries across six continents. The group companies produce a portfolio of over 200 brands, six of which are in the world’s top 50 beer brands. Last year SABMiller brewed 216 million hectolitres of beer and it is also one of the largest bottlers of Coca-Cola products in the world.
For further information, please contact:
Sustainable Development Team
+44 1483 264139
SABMiller plc is a multinational brewing and beverage company headquartered in London, England.