Jerónimo Martins is a leading international player in the Food Distribution business which specializes in quality products at competitive prices both for the retail and wholesale segments. It has operations in Portugal – its country of origin – Poland and Colombia with more than 4,100 stores that are served by its more than 100,000 employees.
Jerónimo Martins is committed to working towards Zero Net Deforestation by 2020 whose ambition feeds into promoting sustainable supply chains as well as fighting climate change and preserving biodiversity. It considers that promoting the use of deforestation-free soy is one of the steps in meeting this goal, where RTRS’s work plays a leading role in the implementation of sustainable practices in the soy supply chain.
It is a member of the FTSE4Good, STOXX ESG, Ethibel Excellence, Euronext Vigeo-Eiris and MSCI ACWII indices and it is also a Carbon Disclosure Project supporter.