Dole Food launches social responsibility web site
March 12, 2007
by FoodBusinessNews.net Staff
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CALIF. — Dole Food Co. unveiled a corporate social responsibility web site that is designed to be a one-stop resource for consumers and other interested parties who are seeking information about Dole’s environmental, educational, medical and socioeconomic programs.
The site, www.dole.com/corporateresponsibility, also features information on Dole’s corporate policies and practices regarding employees, the environment, and charitable giving.
"The launch of this web site represents an important step forward for Dole," said Richard Dahl, president and chief executive officer of Dole Food Co. "It further underscores the company’s commitment to transparency and open communication."
In addition to containing valuable background information on Dole’s global agricultural operations, the new web site also highlights a number of company initiatives and third-party reports on efforts to ensure the highest level of compliance and beyond with domestic and international regulations and standards.