Sustainability Bond - June, 2019
Ahold Delhaize announced on June 30 the full proceeds of the company’s first Sustainability Bond have been used to fund sustainability-related projects. The €600m raised through the bond were used to support the increased consumption of sustainably sourced products, further reduce the company’s climate impact and increase sales of healthier products.
The allocation and impact reporting contained in this Sustainability Bond Report has been reviewed by Sustainalytics as part of their Annual Review dated June 15, 2020. Sustainalytics is a leading global provider of ESG research and rating and their Annual Review is also published on their website