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Chief executive’s introduction

I am proud of the work being done throughout our organisation to protect vulnerable people in our supply chain.”


George Weston, Chief Executive, Associated British Foods

Measuring Our Impact


Our Grocery businesses produce a wide range of household brands that are enjoyed by millions of people every week. Our primary function is to offer good value, safe and delicious food products but we are also motivated by a desire to have a positive impact on the wider world.

Read more about our grocery businesses on pages 26-41

We are motivated by a desire to have a positive impact in the wider world


Our vision is to be a world-leading sugar business.
AB Sugar is an international business with
long-standing operations in the UK, Spain, China
and southern Africa. It has its foundations in
both food and agriculture, and its operating model
depends on sustainable agriculture,
advanced manufacturing practices
and productive, prosperous rural economies.

Read more about our sugar businesses on pages 42-55

Global mind, local champions - growing a sustainable future


AB Agri is a group of leading agricultural businesses that operate across the food supply chain. We are active in over 70 countries around the world and we directly employ more than 3,000 people.

Read more about our agriculture businesses on pages 56-67

We are committed to changing agriculture for the better


Our Ingredients division’s footprint is truly global,
with a presence in 34 countries and sales in more than 90.

Read more about our ingredients businesses on pages 68-77

As suppliers to the food industry we recognise we have an important role to play in providing safe and healthy products


Primark is one of Europe’s largest clothing retailers and an expanding international business.

Read more about our retail businesses on pages 78-89

We know that by working together we can have a greater influence and impact than if we worked alone