Kraft Foods Australia is one of the leaders in the packaged foods industry and is a household name in Australia.
Recognised for its implementation of Lean in a food packaging industry, Australia?s favourite spread, Vegemite, was awarded the inaugural 2009 Agriculture & Food ‘From Paddock to Plate’ Banksia Award.
Kraft’s ?Giving Vegemite a Sustainable Future? program has focussed on reducing the environmental impact of Port Melbourne operations, by improving the manufacturing process and sustainability performance , yielding results which include:
* Reduced waste water by more than 65%
* Reduced energy consumption by over 52%
* Environmental savings in excess of $1 million.