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FrieslandCampina is a large-scale dairy cooperative based in the Netherlands, with ownership shared among 18,261 member farmers across 12,104 farms. In addition, the organisation has offices in 36 countries, employs over 23,000 people and sells its products in over 100 countries. FrieslandCampina produces and sells consumer products such as milk, yoghurt, cheese, dairy-based beverages, infant nutrition and desserts in many European countries as well as in Asia and Africa via its own subsidiaries. Innovation is a central part of FrieslandCampina's strategy, and its research and development hub is in Wageningen, the Netherlands.

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Governance and strategy

#1 8.3 /10 #6


#1 8.8 /30 #109


#1 15.0 /30 #7

Social inclusion

#1 11.3 /30 #50
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Segment Rank
Animal proteins #3
Food and beverage manufacturers/processors #18

Segment ranking summary

FrieslandCampina ranks third among the animal protein producers in the benchmark, demonstrating leadership among its peers in the livestock, dairy and seafood industries. The company’s strong performance is a reflection of its leading position in nutrition and governance and strategy, where FrieslandCampina sits second and third respectively for the animal protein value chain segment. The company also performs commendably in the social inclusion dimension for these companies, ranking sixth. However, it falls behind its leading peers in the environment dimensions, where it places 20th. The company also ranks 17th amongst all companies with food and beverage products in their consumer portfolios, again leading the majority of its peers in this segment.

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The core social indicators are part of the social inclusion measurement area. These indicators assess societal expectations of business conduct that companies should meet if they aspire to be part of a system transformation that leaves no one behind.

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Amersfoort, Netherlands
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This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2.000 most influential companies

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