Caption: A student participates in a demonstration about the bodily impact of too much junk food during a nutritional workshop hosted by Thai Union at Laungpatkosoluptum School in Samut Sakhon. Photo credit: Wichaw Apiluxpoovadol/Thai Union
19 SEPTEMBER 2018, SAMUT SAKHON, THAILAND — Thai Union Group PCL., one of the world’s leading seafood companies, recently organized a nutritional workshop at Luangpatkosoluptum School for 200 students, including children from Wat Sirimongkol School and Wat Koh School. The three-hour workshop provided information about the importance of eating nutritionally-rich food to help stimulate mental and physical health. It also stressed the need for students to limit their intake of unhealthy food. This was the fourth nutritional workshop Thai Union has hosted this year for area schoolchildren.
Nearly 750 students in Samut Sakhon have attended Thai Union nutritional workshops since the awareness program started in July. This work is part of Thai Union’s sustainability strategy, SeaChange®. To learn more, visit: http://seachangesustainability.org/.
Caption: A student notes the benefits of omega 3 during a nutritional workshop conducted by Thai Union at Laungpatkosoluptum School in Samut Sakhon. Photo credit: Wichaw Apiluxpoovadol/Thai Union
ABOUT THAI UNION GROUP
Thai Union Group PCL is the world’s seafood leader bringing high quality, healthy, tasty and innovative seafood products to customers across the world for more than 40 years.
Today, Thai Union is regarded as the world’s largest producer of shelf-stable tuna products with annual sales exceeding THB 135 billion (US$ 4.03 billion) and a global workforce of over 49,000 people who are dedicated to pioneering sustainable, innovative seafood products.
The company’s global brand portfolio includes market-leading international brands such as Chicken of the Sea, John West, Petit Navire, Parmentier, Mareblu, King Oscar, and Rügen Fisch and Thai-leading brands SEALECT, Fisho, Qfresh, Monori, Bellotta and Marvo.
As a company committed to innovation and globally responsible behavior, Thai Union is proud to be a member of the United Nations Global Compact, and a founding member of the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF). In 2015, Thai Union introduced its SeaChange® sustainability strategy.
Thai Union’s on-going work on sustainability issues was recognized by its inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index Emerging Markets (DJSI) in 2014. In 2017, Thai Union was named to the DJSI for the fourth consecutive year. Thai Union is also part of the FTSE4Good Emerging Index.
Global Head of Sustainability and Innovation Communications