Being the leading food brand of Pakistan, National Foods Limited (NFL) is continuously endeavoring to give back to the country through focusing on health, education and women empowerment. National Foods Limited is the 1stCorporate Office in Pakistan to have received the Gold Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification by United States Green Building Council (USGBC). Office space is just one of the many initiatives where the company sticks to its founders’ philosophy geared towards building sustainability for both the environment and the business.
National Foods Limited was bestowed with Green Excellency Award by Pakistan Green Building Council at the 3rdPakistan Green Building Expo & International Conference 2018 held at Lahore Expo.
Present at the event was Mr. Irfan Hafeez, Head of Public Relations & Government Affairs and Ms. Sana Abbas, CSR & Corporate Communications Lead of National Foods Limited.
Speaking at the event, Ms. Sana Abbas said, ‘National Foods Limited is actively involved in multiple CSR initiatives, based on UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of good health, quality education and gender equality. Green Excellency Award speaks volumes about our commitment to come up with innovative ways to make a difference to the society we live in. NFL has always been a trend setter be it through pure, tasteful food products or the environment and this award is another trend we are happy to set for other organizations to follow.’
NFLtakes pride in real sustainability where the company brings back to thesociety and business by improving their value chain. NFL has pioneered not just products but also processes in farming to increase yield per crop and vastly improve the lifestyle of stakeholders involved in the supply chain. Hence the company works on a 360 degrees approach for economic empowerment of its value chain.
The 3rd Pakistan Green Building Expo & International Conference 2018 showcased different trainings and workshops to help educate organizations on how to build green buildings. It also held a display of green building materials and products for the visitors.