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Nature’s Path Wins Prestigious Rabobank 2017 Food and Agribusiness Industry Leadership Award for Sustainability Award

New York (November 30, 2017) – Nature’s Path, the largest organic cereal brand in North America, was honored by Rabobank North America, as winners of the esteemed 2017 Food & Agribusiness Leadership Awards, which recognize organizations for exceptional leadership, innovation, and business and environmental sustainability in the F&A industry.
 
The Rabobank Leader in Sustainability Award celebrates an organization that has made unique strides towards business, environmental, social and governance sustainability. This year’s winner, Nature’s Path Foods, is a family-owned organic farming and food company that has developed a unique model for increasing the domestic supply of organic grains and achieved zero-waste certifications for all three of its production facilities. Nature’s Path is based in Richmond, British Columbia and has facilities in Canada and the United States.
 
“Nature’s Path is both honored and humbled to receive this prestigious award from Rabobank,” said Arran Stephens, Nature’s Path founder and co-CEO. “Social responsibility, environmental sustainability and financial viability are core to our values and passion for delicious, organic, plant-based foods. We farm, we process and deliver to your plate or bowl – something we’ve been at for 50 years.”
 
Nominations for each award category were reviewed by a panel of judges across industry, academia, and the public sector. The winners – who operate in the F&A industry in the United States, Canada and/or Mexico – were announced at the annual Food & Agribusiness Summit hosted by Rabobank in New York City on November 29, 2017.
 
 
About Nature’s Path
Nature’s Path Organic Foods, is a privately held, family-owned company, producing USDA Certified Organic and Non-GMO Project Verified breakfast and snack foods sold in grocery and natural food stores in over 50 countries around the world. Committed to the triple bottom line— socially responsible, environmentally sustainable and financially viable, Nature’s Path works diligently to support communities and champion the cause of people and planet. Brands include Nature’s Path®, Love Crunch®, Qi’a®, Que Pasa®, Flax Plus®, and EnviroKidz®.  Founded in 1985, Nature’s Path is headquartered in Richmond, British Columbia and employs hundreds of valued team members at its four facilities in Canada and the United States. Visit http://www.naturespath.com or follow on Twitter @NaturesPath.
 
 
About Rabobank Group
Rabobank Group is a global financial services leader providing wholesale and retail banking, leasing, real estate, and renewable energy project financing in 45 countries. Founded over a century ago, Rabobank is one of the largest banks in the world, with approximately $750 billion in assets and operations in more than 40 countries. For further details, please go to:www.rabobank.com.
 
 

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