Boiron Honored with Environmental Award from Whole Foods Market
Boiron has been recognized for its environmental efforts as part of Whole Foods Market’s inaugural Supplier Awards, which spotlight natural and organic vendors who best embody the grocer’s mission and core values.
This year’s winners were selected by Whole Foods Market global buyers and experts who work with the grocer’s national vendors to bring products to market. The company recognized its supplier partners in 10 categories: Top Supplier of the Year, Best in Class, Best New Product, Cheese, Environmental, Quality Assurance, Special Achievement, Innovation, Wine and the company’s ethical sourcing program, Whole Trade® Guarantee .
Boiron was honored in the Environmental category “for environmental stewardship on all levels of business – from green packaging and waste recovery efforts to land conservation work.”
“At Whole Foods Market, we live and breathe our core values, and one of those values is creating win-win relationships with our suppliers. We’re excited to spotlight our outstanding vendors whose shared passion, hard work and true partnership is helping us set the industry gold standard – for quality, ethical sourcing, environmental stewardship, and more,” says Jim Speirs, Whole Foods Market’s global vice-president of procurement, non-perishables.
Boiron and other award winners were honored at a dinner on Tuesday evening at the Stephen F. Austin Hotel in Austin, Texas.
To view the complete list of winners and to learn more about the Supplier Awards, click here.