Orkla ASA provides local pandemic assistance in India
Through its Indian companies, MTR Foods and Eastern Condiments, Orkla has donated NOK 3 million for local pandemic relief in the states of Kerala and Karnataka.
Orkla has over 4000 employees in India in the food companies MTR Foods and Eastern Condiments. MTR Foods is located in Karnataka and headquartered in Bangalore, while Eastern Condiments is located in the Kerala area. As is the case all
Orkla brand managers won gold in world championship in marketing
Orkla brand managers won gold in world championship in marketing. Never before has anyone from Norway won this prestigious award.
Orkla’s acquisition of NutraQ completed
Orkla Health has completed its purchase of 100 per cent of the shares in NutraQ 2 AS (NutraQ), a leading supplier of subscription-based health and wellness products in the Nordic region. The acquisition has now been approved by all relevant competition authorities.
With its subscription-based business model, NutraQ represents a new business approach for Orkla.
“This acquisition will offer Or
Business mobilisation to achieve the 1.5ºC climate target
Orkla is backing a global campaign aimed at mobilising business and industry to set climate targets aligned with the 1.5ºC target.
Sustainability reporting on the agenda
The Governance Group consultancy and BI Norwegian Business School have reviewed and ranked the sustainability reporting of the hundred largest companies on the Oslo Stock Exchange. Orkla placed third in the ranking.
Earth Hour – we switch off the lights for climate action
On Saturday, 30 March 2019, at 8:30 PM, lights will be turned out once again in country after country, as Earth Hour sweeps across the planet through the different time zones. We at Orkla will be a part of this event.
Orkla continues membership in FTSE4Good Index
For the third year in a row, we are featured in the FTSE4Good Index, which highlights companies with strong environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices.
We need to collaborate to avoid marine plastic litter
On Saturday, 4 May, at a UN conference in Geneva, we shared the experience that Orkla has gained in its effects to reduce plastic waste.
Joining forces for the environment
Climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time. Working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions is therefore one of our most important tasks when it comes to the environment. Read more here about how we at Orkla take responsibility for the environment and climate.
Business and industry call for a Global Deal for Nature and People
We at Orkla entirely agree with WWF that we need a global mobilisation to protect nature. Today, Orkla signed the business community’s call for action for a Global Deal for Nature and People.
Good progress in our sustainability work
Orkla is making good progress in its efforts to integrate sustainability into its operations and make it an increasingly important source of innovation and growth.