Sustainability Report 2011
Our 2011 report is available in PDF format. To save paper we are not printing this year’s report. We encourage you to explore it online.
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About the 2011 report
Unless otherwise stated, all data and activities mentioned are for the year 2011. This report also provides an overview of the last three years of our Group’s journey to sustainability.
This report covers Delhaize Group, including individual operating companies. Unless otherwise stated, quantitative data refers to Delhaize Group as a whole and excludes operating companies that were not part of the Group for the entire 2011 reporting period. Information on the detailed data scope and methodology can be found here.
This is covered in detail in our annual report.
Report structure and materiality
This report is structured around our Sustainability strategy. It covers the most material challenges for our business, which are defined on here.
More information on GRI can be found here.
Delhaize Group’s management is responsible for all aspects of this report. With the assurances detailed below, we believe it is a fair and accurate representation of our 2011 Sustainability performance.
Ernst & Young provided limited assurance to key carbon emissions indicators as well as a set of other indicators. The Ernst & Young assurance statement can be found here.
Delhaize Group’s Internal Audit department provided limited assurance to a set of additional indicators. The Internal Audit statement can be found here.
What can you find in the report?
The report gives a concise view of performance on our most material issues over the last three years, with a focus on activities in 2011. The final section of the report introduces our new sustainability ambition. Throughout the report are links to more detailed information. We are interested to hear your thoughts on the report, so if you have any questions or comments, please get in touch by emailing email@example.com.
What more can you find online?
Throughout the report you will find clearly highlighted links to additional, detailed information on the areas listed below.
Data summary and methodology
Data assurance statements
GRI cross-reference table
Compliance and Ethics
Forum for the Future statement
Responsible sourcing policies
List of awards we won for achievements in 2011
Carbon Disclosure Project Report
Our banners’ sustainability webpages
Our banners’ food safety tips
Our banners’ community programs