The New Forest Fruit Co. Ltd. is a soft fruit company supplying strawberries to the UK supermarkets.
We are grower owned and work with suppliers in the UK and Europe. We recognise that there is scope in our supply chain for slavery and human trafficking to occur.
The New Forest Fruit Co. Ltd. takes a zero-tolerance approach to slavery and human trafficking. We aim to educate our staff and supply chain by:
We are members of the Ethical Training Initiative (ETI) and we are regularly audited by third parties who publish our results on the Supplier Ethical Data Exchange (Sedex).
We have a Slavery Compliance Officer, to whom all concerns regarding modern slavery should be addressed, and who will then undertake relevant action with regard to the company’s obligations. This statement is made in pursuance of Section 54(1) of the Modern Slavery Act 2010 and has been approved by Sandy Booth, owner of the NFFC and will be reviewed and updated annually. Date of approval: 21.12.18
Signed: Sandy Booth, Owner