It also operated supermarket brands Foodtown and Woolworths until November 2011

It also operated supermarket brands foodtown and

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It also operated supermarket brands Foodtown and Woolworths until November 2011, which were rebranded as Countdown. Food For Less is a discount supermarket chain located in Queensland and New South Wales. Flemings is a group of four supermarkets located in Sydney and the Central Coast. There are few of the stores left. Woolworths launched Thomas Dux Grocer in two New South Wales locations in 2008. Thomas Dux Grocer stores have a larger fresh food offering than traditional Woolworths stores, along with a larger delicatessen section. Commitment to Sustainability (sourced) The organisation mentioned that it recognises the environmental impact it has across the value chain and will work with suppliers, service providers and operations to innovate for a healthy planet. It stated that it will move to a circular economy, source environmentally sustainable commodities and respond to climate change. In 2018, Woolworths made a historical decision to ban single-use plastic bags during checkout, along with Coles. It's been reported by the organisation that in the first 3 months following the ban, Australian's plastic bag use dropped by 80%, leading to 1.5 billion fewer bags going to landfill. The organisation is also committed to the following other sustainability areas: Animal welfare Sustainable seafood Sustainable forestry products Responding to climate change Commitment to customers and community To read more on their sustainable programs, see the links provided. Privacy Policy (sourced) Woolworths value the trust of customers and take the protection of their personal information seriously. As a result the company encourage customers to read and make sure they understand the updated Privacy policy. If there are any questions regarding its contents, customers should contact the Privacy team, whose contact details are contained in the updated policy. To read more on their privacy policy, see the links provided. Organisational & Workplace Diversity Strategies The organisation formally stated that they value diversity across. Customers should see in Woolworths' people a reflection of themselves and their communities. In this strategy they embrace targets that support diversity and, hand in hand with this aim, tolerance and respect. Currently the organisation has set 8 important targets and objectives to reach their diversity strategy. These goals are to be aligned with organisational operational goals set by every branch/supermarket managers. Operational Management, Assessment 1 v2 Last updated on 10/09/2019 Page 11
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T-1.8.1_v3 Numbe r Targets and Objectives 1 At least 40 per cent of executive and senior manager positions to be held by women. 2 No salary wage gap between male and female employees of equivalent positions on a per hour rate at all levels of the company, with a step change improvement in closing any gaps by 2 years time.
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