One of the world's largest producers of spirits. The founding Ricard family owns 16% of the company.
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|Pernod Ricard SA|
This company received a score of 70.9/100 in the Newsweek Green Rankings 2016, which ranks the world's largest publicly traded companies on eight indicators covering energy, greenhouse gases, water, waste, fines and penalties, linking executive pay to sustainability targets, board-level committee oversight of environmental issues and third-party audits. Ranking methodology by Corporate Knights and HIP Investor.
[Source 2016][More on Sustainability Reporting]
As listed on the We Mean Business website, this company has committed to the following climate action initiatives: improve water security.
[Source 2017][More on Climate Change]
Pernod Ricard SA's Corporate Social Responsibility report cites plans, activities and some results including: a reduction in water consumption per production unit by 23% since 2008; a fall in CO2 emissions at manufacturing plants; organic waste reduction of 58% since 2008; recycling rate of solid waste now 84%.
[Source 2013][More on Sustainability Reporting]
This company is a member of Bonsucro - Better Sugar Cane Initiative, a global non-profit, multi-stakeholder organisation fostering the sustainability of the sugarcane sector through its leading metric-based certification scheme and its support for continuous improvement for members.
[Source 2017][More on Multi-Stakeholder Initiatives]
The 2017 Corporate Human Rights Benchmark assessed 98 of the largest publicly traded companies in the world from the Agricultural Products, Apparel and Extractives sectors on 100 human rights indicators. This company's score was in the 30-39 band range. The overall average score was 28.7%.
[Source 2017][More on Human Rights]
In 2006 UK animal rights campaigners Advocates For Animals urged Chivas Regal Whisky (owned by Pernod Ricard) and the Duke of Argyll, who has captained victorious Scotland teams, to end their sponsorship of the elephant polo world cup.
[Source 2006][More on Animal Rights]
Green America's Responsible Shopper provides details about the corporate responsibility records of well-known companies. Follow the link to see this company's profile. [Last updated 2009]
|Company Structure||Public company|
|Revenue||US$11.1 billion in 2012|
|# Employees||18,800 in 2012 in World|
|Subsidiaries||Pernod Ricard Winemakers Pty Ltd|
Products / BrandsPernod Ricard Winemakers
Absolut Botanik Premix Spirits
Ballantine's Scotch Whisky
Ballantines Premix Spirits
Chivas Regal Scotch Whisky
Havana Club Rum
Jameson Whiskey (other)
Jameson Premix Spirits
The Glenlivet Scotch Whisky
West Coast Premix Spirits