Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia, a subsidiary of Europe’s leading nutrition company, has received esteemed recognition as a business committed to being a “force for good” through its recent B Corp™ certification.
This certification lauds adherence to exceptional social and environmental standards, reflecting the company’s commitment to high performance in social responsibility, environmental sustainability, transparency and accountability.
Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia’s Country Manager, Maarten Van Leeuwen, expressed profound pride in the prestigious recognition.
“This achievement stands as a testament to our unwavering dedication to responsible practices that serve the betterment of our nation and communities.
“It reinforces our pledge to our consumers and employees, affirming Danone Cambodia’s unwavering dedication to utilising our business for the greater good.
“Our ethos at Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia is deeply rooted in contributing to societal and community wellbeing, and this commitment remains at the core as we prioritise the welfare of our employees, consumers and the broader communities we serve,” he said.
B Corp™ certification recognises compliance with the highest standards of social and environmental criteria.
And as the first Cambodia-based FMCG brand to achieve B Corp™ certification, Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia sets a pioneering example.
With this milestone, the company aims to inspire other local businesses, urging them to leverage their influence in addressing societal and environmental challenges.
Joining a league of more than 2,400 companies across 50 countries, Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia signifies its dedication to contributing positively to society, impacting its employees, local communities and the environment.
The B Corp™ certification acknowledges Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia for its outstanding governance and best practices in engaging with the community, preserving the environment, supporting its workforce and serving its customers.
In 2022, Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia won the “Best Employer Brand Award” at the Asia’s Best Employer Brand Awards in Singapore.
Organised by the Employer Branding Institute, World HRD Congress and Star of the Industry Group, the awards recognise organisations in Asia that have demonstrated excellent employer branding through effective talent management strategies, talent development and talent innovation.
In early 2022, Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia inaugurated the company’s new head office at TK Central in Tuol Kork.
About Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia
Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia is a subsidiary of Danone Group, one of today’s most successful global food companies with products sold in more than 120 markets and with over 100,000 employees.
Dedicated to bringing health through food to as many people as possible, it is a leading global food and beverage company built on three businesses – Essential Dairy and Plant-Based Products; Packaged Waters; and Specialized Nutrition.
Danone aims to inspire healthier and more sustainable eating and drinking practices, in line with its vision of “Danone, One Planet. One Health”, which reflects a strong belief that the health of people and the health of the planet are interconnected.
It deliberately concentrates on high-growth and health-focused categories, and commit to operating in an efficient, sustainable and responsible manner.
Danone Specialized Nutrition Cambodia offers product portfolios under recognised brands such as Aptamil Kid, Dumex SuperGold Kid, Dumex Dugro liquid and powder.
Danone Specialized Nutrition (Cambodia) Co, Ltd has been duly registered with the Cambodian Ministry of Commerce, the General Department of Taxation and ASYCUDA, and holds Importer Registration with the General Department of Customs and Excise.