Food and beverages
One of the largest food and beverage companies in the Philippines and a core subsidiary of Philippines-based conglomerate JG Summit. Acquired Griffin's in 2014 and Snack Brands Australia in 2016.
|Universal Robina Corporation||PHL||website|
| JG Summit Holdings Inc
owns 56% of Universal Robina Corporation
|Universal Robina Corporation|
In 2018 volunteers collected and catalogued more than 187,000 pieces of trash from beach cleanups around the world to find out which corporations are contributing the most to the global plastic pollution problem. While not in the top 10, this company ranked as one of the world's worst plastic polluters.
[Source 2018][More on Oceans]
In 2018, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) asked companies to provide data about their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and mitigate climate change risk. Responding companies are scored across four key areas: disclosure; awareness; management; and leadership. This company received a CDP Climate Change Score of D.
[Source 2018][More on Climate Change]
The Philippine Supreme Court upheld a P.1.25 million fine (about AU$31,000) by the Laguna Lake Development Authority and the Court of Appeals after Universal Robina Corporation's corn refinery plant was found to have polluted the Pasig River with its wastewater.
[Source 2011][More on Habitats]
|JG Summit Holdings Inc|
|Company Structure||Public company|
|Revenue||US$1.9 billion in 2013|
|# Employees||11,170 in 2014|
|Subsidiaries||URC Oceania Co Ltd (60% owned)
- Snack Foods Ltd
- Griffin's Foods Ltd
- Yarra Valley Snack Foods Pty Ltd
Products / BrandsSnack Brands Australia
French Fries Chips/Crisps
Natural Chip Co Chips/Crisps
Griffin's Muesli Bars
Nice & Natural Health Bars
Nice & Natural Muesli Bars
Yarra Valley Snack Foods
The Wholesome Food Company Chips/Crisps
Thomas Chipman certified organic Chips/Crisps