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Samworth Brothers won the Sustainability Award at the 2018 Leicester Mercury Business Awards. The awards which has been running for many years aims to celebrate success, recognise achievement and highlight the innovative people and companies throughout Leicestershire.
The prestigious Sustainability Award was presented to Samworth Brothers in recognition for their responsible business plan Today, Tomorrow, Together, incorporating The 4R Plan. The 4R plan is an internal platform that aims to deliver environmental awareness and initiatives, focusing on 4 pillars; reduce, reuse, recycle or recover.
The award recognised the commitment to reducing waste, water and energy, whilst improving the environmental awareness of staff through the action and communication brand The 4R Plan.
“This is a fantastic endorsement of the Today, Tomorrow, Together Plan, in particular our action and communication brand 4R Plan, which encourages all sites to consider the 4R principles of reduce, reuse, recycle and recover throughout the bakery. Our commitment to continually improving our environmental performance is evidenced through the achievements already seen and through our staff engagement we are making a difference, together.” Deborah Carlin, Group Sustainability Manager.