Nigerian Breweries named Best Company in Responsible Consumption and Production
Nigerian Breweries Plc, the country’s largest brewer has been named the Best Company in Responsible Consumption and Production in 2016.
The award was announced at the 2016 edition of the Nigeria CSR Awards – The Social Enterprise Report and Awards (SERA) which took place in Lagos.
The company was also named the 2nd Runner Up in the ‘Most Outstanding Company of the Decade’ category.
Accepting the awards on behalf of the company, the Sustainability and Regulatory Relationships Manager, Edem Vindah, thanked the award organizers for the recognition.
He said that the awards are an attestation to the company’s business philosophy that has made it maintain its leadership role in the industry for 70 years.
Vindah said: “For 70 years, Nigerian Breweries has pursued a philosophy of winning with Nigeria and because of this philosophy, we consider ourselves as development partners with Nigeria.
“Nigerian Breweries will continue to live up to expectations of being a responsible corporate citizen.
“The awards are worthy recognitions and incentives to encourage us to do more.”
The brewer was named the overall winner, ‘Most Socially Responsible Company in Nigeria’ in 2014. It took home a total of four awards, winning The Best Company in Infrastructure, Best Company in Supply Chain, CSR Practitioner of the Year and the overall Best Company in CSR, confirming its position as the most socially responsible corporate citizen in Nigeria.