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Membership No.





Consumer Goods Manufacturers



Member since

6 March 2014


Oerlemans Foods NL BV


Oerlemans Foods has its roots in the southern part of the Netherlands and has grown into business in the Netherlands, Poland, Russia and the UK. Oerlemans is a specialist in frozen fresh vegetables, potato products and fruit for professionals. Thanks to extensive experience in the caterring trade, Retail and industrie, Oerlemans Foods works continuously works at trailor-made solutions for our customers. In addition, Oerlemans Foods is a European pioneer in the field of organic and bio-dynamic cultivation of vegetables and potato-products. Oerlemans Foods exports to more than 50 countries, both in Europa and further a field, like the Middle East, Far East, North and South America.

ACOP Report Submissions

2016 oerlemans foods nl bv-ACOP2016.pdf 27.1 KB
2015 oerlemans foods nl bv-ACOP2015.pdf 20.3 KB
2014 oerlemans foods nl bv-ACOP2014b.pdf 18.8 KB
2013/2014 oerlemans-foods-nl-bv-ACOP2014.pdf 19.8 KB
2012/2013 OERLEMANS FOODS NL BV.pdf -

Organisation's Commitments Toward Sustainability

  • How will your organisation promote the RSPO internally and to other stakeholders?
    Oerlemans has a internal newsletter, which we use to communicate business development issues and successes. The use of sustainable palm oil and the goals of the RSPO will be promoted internally by this newsletter. Besides internal communiction, the general corporate social responsible strategy and the CSR-goals and among that the use of sustainable palm oil will be communicated for external purposes on our corporate website.
  • 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?
    Oerlemans is a member of the Dutch Potato producers organization VAVI; the VAVI promotes the use of systainable palm oil and the principles of the RSPO among its members. As Oerlemans we committed to the common agreement with all members of the VAVA to use 100% RSPO-certified palm oil.
  • Where relevant, how will your organisation work towards implementing the RSPO Principles and Criteria or assessing supplier performance against these criteria?
    We only work with (RSPO-)certified and reliable suppliers, like IOI and Wilmar. Applicable certification is a part of supplier requirements. Since Q1 2013 we use 100% Mass Balance palm oil.
  • 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?
    Oerlemans supports the RSPO and as being a member of the RSPO it will help us to promote our social responsibility strategy to be as common business and as our way of life.
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