S Group and
responsibility 2017

Our mission is to produce benefits and services that generate well-being for our owners – in other words, our customers.

This is how we make Finland
a better place to live

 

We pay nearly EUR 400 million in cash

to our co-op members annually


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per co-op member on average

 

We lower the price of food

because in our opinion, everyone should be able to afford to eat well.
We have lowered the prices of


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products since 2015

 
 

Lowering prices is possible

thanks to increased efficiency in the use of energy


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increase in the efficiency of our use of energy compared to 2010

 

In addition, we work to mitigate climate change

by increasing the use of renewable energy


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of electricity is generated from renewable sources of energy

 
 

We reduced food waste

so much that the goal set for 2020 goal was achieved ahead of schedule


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less relative food waste compared to 2014.

 

We encourage our customers

to eat healthful vegetables


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million kg more sales of vegetables since 2014

 
 

We are the largest private-sector employer in Finland

and for many young people, a bridge to working life


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young summer employees