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Membership No.

3-0106-18-000-00

Category

Ordinary

Sector

Retailers

Country/Region

Japan

Member since

20 December 2018

AEON Co, Ltd.

ÆON Co., Ltd., commonly written AEON Co., Ltd., is the holding company of ÆON Group. It has its headquarters in Mihama-ku, Chiba, Chiba Prefecture. It operates all the AEON Retail Stores directly in Japan.
  • AEON TOPVALU Co., Ltd.

Organisation's Commitments Toward Sustainability

  • How will your organisation promote the RSPO internally and to other stakeholders?
    We have organized a company-wide project team and participate in the external initiatives to promote the RSPO. Aeon Co., Ltd has also publicly declared group-wide sustainable procurement principle and goal which includes the promotion of RSPO by Aeon Topvalu Co., Ltd. As for the details, please refer URL below.
    https://www.aeon.info/common/images/en/pressroom/imgsrc/170419R_1_1.pdf#search=%27Aeon+sustainable+procurement%27
  • 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?
    Based on Aeon Group's sustainable procurement principle, we are engaged in close dialogue with stakeholders on the importance of sustainable raw material procurement.
  • Where relevant, how will your organisation work towards implementing the RSPO Principles and Criteria or assessing supplier performance against these criteria?
    As stated above, based on Aeon Group's sustainable procurement principle, we provide suppliers with necessary information to help them fully understand the importance of the procurement of sustainable raw materials.

    In addition, we ask suppliers to strictly comply with the requirements of Aeon Group's Supplier CoC standards, and conduct periodic audits.
  • 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?
    One of our company's mission is to procure sustainable natural resources. We are expecting to learn the best practices through the discussions with member of RSPO.
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