"Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of the present, without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs."
SOCIAL, ENVIRONMENTAL AND
- We operate with good agricultural practices to bring fresh, safe and delicious fruit to the whole world.
- We work respecting the land and the ecosystems, trying to cause the minimum environmental impact, allocating more than 15,000 hectares for natural conservation
- People are the foundation of our company. We create a high social impact by giving work to thousands of people and doing social initiatives with neighboring communities
In 2013 The United Nations Organization (UNO), proposes 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) to protect the planet and eradicate poverty:
At Grupo VERFRUT we are committed to the 17 obs through different actions that seek to contribute to the development of people, environmental care and in the areas of our business
Verfrut is fully committed to the quality and safety of its products, and has implemented and certified all its agricultural and manufacturing system based on international standards, ensuring full traceability of all its products from the farms, processing facilities and to the final consumer.
The company has a comprehensive list of external audits and certifications including:
BRC, Global Gap, SMETA, Tesco Nature and Rainforest Alliance among others. The list keeps growing every year as more retailers keep auditing and certifying Verfrut.
· 100% OWN PRODUCTION FARMS
WE ARE SMART!
VERFRUT is one of the few companies that have SMART PLANET certification.
The Certification is an innovative tool designed to help companies achieve excellence in sustainability, driving measurable changes and generating positive impacts on their environment.