Monthly Archives: April 2009

Do we follow the hamster or the panda?

Now for something completely new. Yesterday we had our Annual General Shareholders Meeting in Amsterdam. And we had a fantastic introduction to Corporate Responsibility through Friends of the Earth. They were hanging from the building, police was around, shareholders puzzled … Continue reading

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Fun, funnier, funniest

Yesterday we had another brainstorm (or breinstorm in Dutch) with De Vrolijkheid, the Foundation to Promote Cheerfullness. We were trying and we were succesfull in establishing a program for a joint Vrolijkheid/Ahold day of fun and pleasure for some 100 … Continue reading

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Community Center open at Westfalia Tzaneen, Limpopo, South Africa

That is the Albert Heijn Foundation (http://www.ah.nl/albertheijn/article.jsp?trg=albertheijn/article.waarden.duurzaamheid.ahfoundation). Ge Happe, our European fruit and vegetables manager had the privilige to open up the community center at one of our suppliers, Westfalia. Westfalia produces mango’s and avocado’s. A very tangible result of … Continue reading

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The Foundation to Promote Cheerfulness

Yesterday I went to the opening ceremony of the Day of Fun of http://www.vrolijkheid.nl/. We are going to work with them and have fun! Go take a look at the small and brilliant exposition in the Public Library in Amsterdam … Continue reading

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