Verdener Keks- und Waffelfabrik Hans Freitag GmbH & Co. KG

The Verdener Keks- und Waffelfabrik Hans Freitag GmbH & Co. KG is an up-to-date traditional family company. The company has about 330 employees with a turnover of 57 million euros in 2010. The range includes the brand Hans Freitag as well as many famous private labels of the big retailers in Europe. We guarantee a consistently high quality and a marked cost effectiveness. Optimal operational processes and an efficient production are an absolute must because we claim cost leadership in the market segment mixtures. We produce 130 tons of cookies and wafers daily on a 30.000m2 production site. Responsible and sustainable thinking and acting along the whole production chain of our raw materials and products is one of our goals. The company is located in Germany, Lower Saxony and was founded in 1946.

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23/12/2012 22/12/2017 Verdener Keks- und Waffelfabrik Hans Freitag GmbH & Co. KG, Siemensstrabe 11, 27283 Verd Germany MB View
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Organisation's Commitments Toward Sustainability
How will your organisation promote the RSPO internally and to other stakeholders?
Hans Freitag will promote the use of certified palm oil by offering our customers biscuits with sustainable palm oil
Where relevant, what processes is the organisation establishing to engage with interested parties, for example to resolve conflict or to use sustainably produced palm oil?
Not relevant
Where relevant, how will your organisation work towards implementing the RSPO Principles and Criteria or assessing supplier performance against these criteria?
Hans Freitag intends to be certified to the criteria of the RSPO SCCS until end 2011.
Any other information that would support the application such as what your organisation hopes to gain from joining RSPO and how it would support RSPO?
Hans Freitag is a responsible manufacturer and supports all efforts for sustainability and acceptable conditions of human beings and animals concerning the used raw materials.

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