Frozen food distributor Central Foods has demonstrated its commitment to the environment by using only sustainable palm oil that has been certified by RSPO (Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil) in all its products.
Commenting on the move, Gordon Lauder, managing director of Central Foods.
says: “RSPO offers assurance to the customer that the standard of palm oil production is sustainable, and, as a responsible company that is committed to sustainable sourcing and to the environment, Central Foods is very pleased to be able to confirm that all products in our range that contain palm oil only include RSPO-certified sustainable palm oil.”
Northamptonshire-based Central Foods is one of the UK’s leading frozen food distributors, supplying hundreds of different lines into foodservice, ranging from vegetarian and free-from items, meat products, bakery items and canapés through to buffet products, desserts and puddings.
It currently sells to more than 240 independent wholesalers, as well as larger national and regional wholesalers, and foodservice caterers.