2016 Sustainability Report Provides Overview of RBI's Sustainable Business Practices
OAKVILLE, ON, June 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Restaurant Brands International Inc. (RBI) released its 2016 Sustainability Report outlining its ongoing commitments and actions to support the people, places and communities it serves, every day. The Report explores how RBI is working with its global Restaurant Owners, Vendors and stakeholders, across the BURGER KING® Brand and Tim Hortons® Brand*, to implement and execute sustainable practices that promote positive change.
"As RBI grows our brands around the world, we are more focused than ever on strengthening our sustainability efforts and progressing towards the goals set out in our Sustainability Framework last year," said Daniel Schwartz, CEO of RBI. "Just as we will always do what's right for our Guests – we are committed to doing what's right, and responsible, across our business."
The 2016 Sustainability Report shares RBI's sustainable achievements and goals for: Food Values, Responsible Sourcing, The Environment, Best People and Communities. Highlights of the report include:
"As a company with global operations and a complex supply chain, we know we have a key role to play in promoting sustainable business practices through the achievement of our existing and future goals," said Patrick McGrade, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer at RBI.
The 2016 Sustainability Report is now available in English for download on RBI.com, with French coming soon.
*Please note that the Popeyes® brand joined the RBI family in March 2017. As a result, it is not currently included in the scope of sustainability strategies, commitments, activities and initiatives described in this report, unless otherwise specifically mentioned.
**This data is based on both measured and calculated waste that was produced at these facilities as landfill waste, recycling and organics. Measurements reflect the actual weights of waste produced during 2016. In the few instances where weights were not available, volume to weight conversions were used to provide estimates.
About Restaurant Brands International Inc.
Restaurant Brands International Inc. ("RBI") is one of the world's largest quick service restaurant companies with more than $27 billion in system-wide sales and over 23,000 restaurants in more than 100 countries and U.S. territories. RBI owns three of the world's most prominent and iconic quick service restaurant brands – TIM HORTONS®, BURGER KING®, and POPEYES®. These independently operated brands have been serving their respective guests, franchisees and communities for over 40 years. To learn more about RBI, please visit the company's website at www.rbi.com.
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About Restaurant Brands International Inc. Restaurant Brands International Inc. is one of the world's largest quick service restaurant companies with approximately $31 billion in annual system-wide sales and over 27,000 restaurants in more than 100 countries and U.S....