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Responsibility management and reporting

Corporate Responsibility is seamlessly integrated into our business and ‘From Farm to Fork' strategy.

At HKScan, people are our greatest asset. We are also committed to being the world leader in animal health and welfare, reducing our environmental impact and helping consumers to make healthier choices. We want to fulfil our responsibilities towards all our stakeholders. Corporate responsibility work is a journey of continuous improvements where we want to make a change to enable everyone to live tastier lives today and tomorrow. With HKScan, people can feel good about good food.

"With HKScan, people can feel good about good food."

HKScan’s corporate responsibility work focuses on four main areas: Animal health and welfare, Environment, Social responsibility and Economic responsibility. The focus areas and relevant themes of the corporate responsibility work are based on the extensive stakeholder survey conducted in 2014. The relevant themes are evaluated regularly, most recently in 2017. HKScan’s responsibility themes are presented here.

Board of directors 

Board of Directors has approved and supports the Group's strategy, vision, mission and values. The Board of Directors is responsible for the administration and the proper organization of the operations of the Company.

The Board of Directors helps to establish and oversee the corporate responsibility targets and framework, including matters related to our value chain from farm to fork, the economic, environment, social and animal welfare responsibilities. The Board of Directors approves the Group policies and reviews the significant corporate responsibility related processes and commitments. The Board receives updates on progress against key performance indicators and other relevant matters. 

Meet HKScan's Boar of directors here

Group leadership team 

HKScan’s Group Leadership Team provides oversight and executional leadership for the implementation of the Group’s ‘From Farm to Fork' strategy. The Executive Vice Precident of Communications and Corporate Responsibility is responsible for corporate responsibility.

The Group Leadership Team of HKScan assists the President and CEO in the management of the Group, in the preparation of matters such as business plans, strategy, policies and other matters of importance, as well as in the implementation of the strategic and operative targets also within the area of corporate responsibility.

Meet the Group leadership team here.

Corporate responsibility team

With the assignment from the Group Leadership Team, the Corporate Responsibility team develops corporate responsibility related programs and procedures, drives continuous improvement and secures related measurement of the Group’s CR performance. EVP Communications and Corporate Responsibility leads the Corporate Responsibility team. In order to secure alignment with the Group strategy and targets the corporate responsibility related work is done in tight collaboration with other functions and markets.

Corporate responsibility reporting

Our corporate responsibility report has been prepared in line with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI SRS) framework.

Read more from our corporate responsibility report