Participation in External Initiatives
The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF)
The Consumer Goods Forum is a global network of consumer goods manufacturers and retailers. Retailers and manufacturers work together on an equal footing to promote practices and standards that benefit consumer goods industries worldwide.
Council for Better Corporate Citizenship (CBCC)
The Council for Better Corporate Citizenship promotes corporate social responsibility (CSR) and corporate citizenship in Japan through activities that include surveys of CSR activities in other countries. It also sends CSR dialogue missions overseas to foster understanding about CSR activities in Japan.
Corporate and individual members of the 1% Club aim to spend at least 1% of their ordinary profit or disposable income on social contribution activities. The Nisshin Seifun Group has been a member since 1991.
1% Club (Japanese only)
Green Purchasing Network (GPN)
The Green Purchasing Network contributes to the realization of a sustainable society and economy by promoting the formation of markets for eco-friendly products and services, and encouraging green purchasing. Its activities include education, the distribution of information, and surveys and research relating to green purchasing.
Japan Business Initiative for Biodiversity (JBIB)
Established in 2008, the Japan Business Initiative for Biodiversity consists of companies that are actively involved in initiatives to protect diversity. The Nisshin Seifun Group participates as an associate member.
Through the Plastics Smart initiative, a wide range of entities, including individuals, local governments, NGOs, business corporations, and research institutes, work collaboratively to support activities launched by the Ministry of Environment to tackle the problem of plastic pollution in the oceans.
Plastics Smart (Japanese only)
Japan Climate Initiative (JCI)
The Nisshin Seifun Group is actively participating in the Japan Climate Initiative, which was established to help entities in Japan join the front line of the global push for decarbonization. Members include business corporations, local governments, associations, and NGOs.
The Nisshin Seifun Group declared its support for the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) in 2021, and we disclose information in accordance with the TCFD recommendations. We also participate in the TCDF Consortium, which was established by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, the Ministry of Environment, and the Financial Services Agency as a framework for collaboration among companies, financial institutions, and other organizations that support the aims of the TCFD.
Eat & Fun Health Association
The Eat & Fun Health Association exists to raise public awareness about hyperglycemia and encourage blood glucose measurement by informing people about its importance. The organization also disseminates the latest nutritional knowledge based on scientific evidence.
Eat & Fun Health Association (Japanese only)
Partnership Building Declaration
Under the Partnership Building Declaration system, representatives of companies that place orders pledge to build new partnerships through collaboration, harmonious coexistence, and shared prosperity with suppliers and all parties that create value in supply chains.
Partnership Building Declaration (Japanese only)