The Kraft Heinz Co.
Industry Group: Food Products
Country/Region: United States of America
In July 2015, Kraft merged with Heinz to create the third-largest food and beverage manufacturer in North America behind PepsiCo and Nestle and the fifth-largest player in the world. Beyond its namesake brands, the combined firm's portfolio includes Oscar Mayer, Velveeta, and Philadelphia. Outside North America, the firm's global reach counts a distribution network in Europe and emerging markets that drive around one fifth of its consolidated sales base, as its products are sold in more than 190 countries and territories.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Food Products 286 out of 607
Global Universe 12686 out of 15626
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The Kraft Heinz Co.'s Exposure is High
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The Kraft Heinz Co.'s Management of ESG Material Risk is Average
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