At a glance
We made tremendous progress with our commitment to sustainability in 2017. For example, customers can choose from a constantly growing selection of sustainable products in our range. Along the supply chain, we continued campaigning for better labour and social standards. An overview:
ALDI employees, more than 46,000 of whom are women.
of senior management and 42 per cent of store managers are women.
products with the EU organic logo.
of the palm oil used in own-brand products has been certified as sustainable.
we have developed our own inspection process for production facilities in Asia!
the first International Timber Purchasing Policy was published!
of stores throughout the Group donated food – almost 10 per cent more than in 2016.
customer surveys on sustainability in five countries.
Focusing on the essentials
We want our sustainability efforts to have the greatest possible impact. To make sure we are focusing on the right topics in management and reporting, we regularly identify the issues that are material to us. Find out what they are here: