PROTECTING FOOD

Working with our customers and partners to make food safe and available everywhere through our innovative and market-leading food processing and packaging solutions.

Protecting food, infographic


How we do it

In a world where food security is one of the most pressing development challenges, finding immediate ways to address the needs of a growing and rapidly urbanising population, while limiting food losses and waste, is becoming a key priority for our sector. Our products and services can play a key role in achieving that ambition. By working closely with our partners across the value chain, we can help make safe, nutritious and flavoursome products accessible to people across the globe, including those living in remote locations without access to refrigeration.

Reducing food loss and waste is one of the founding principles of our business. Our leading processing and packaging equipment keeps food from being spilled or spoilt in the early stages of production, while our packaging solutions prolong the life of food and help prevent it perishing – this is where we believe our greatest impacts are in reducing food losses. We also work with our customers to help educate consumers on how to avoid waste and prevent food from spoiling. Our work under this pillar contributes to tackling the global challenge of food security by helping to build sustainable food value chains.

Food safety, packaging material

Food safety

Consumers rightly expect food to be safe. For our customers, that means being in full control of production, from the sourcing of raw materials to the retailer’s shelf.

Food quality, Tetra Pak carton packages

Food quality

Today’s consumer expects food to be consistent in taste, colour, texture and nutritional value. Our packages are designed to protect and preserve food to meet these expectations.

Food availability - children with Tetra Pak cartons

Food availability

We believe that the most effective way to tackle the global food security and nutrition challenge is to build sustainable food value chains.

Highlights

Food Performance

Our stories

Classroom in Bolivia

Playing our part in school feeding, Bolivia

Supporting our packaging customers to supply the Nectar drink in non-perishable, aseptic packages to 47,000 primary school children in 83 schools.

Classroom in Myanmar

A nutritious start for youngsters, Myanmar

The Myanmar School Milk Programme aims to provide every child in Myanmar with nutritious milk.

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