Caption: Bunlung Waiyanont (right), Assistant General Manager, Investor Relations, at Thai Union, received the IR Magazine Awards in Singapore.
17 December 2019, SINGAPORE – Thai Union Group PCL. received the ‘Best Overall Investor Relations’ award at the IR Magazine Awards 2019 along with the ‘Best Crisis Management’ award for its efforts on actively communicating with investors.
IR Magazine is a renowned media publication originally launched by The Economist Group. Its awards have been the definitive hallmark of IR excellence and best practice for over 20 years.
Separately, Thai Union’s investor relations team also won the Outstanding Investor Relations Award at the SET Awards 2019. Thai Union received the award from the Stock Exchange of Thailand, being one of several companies to receive the highest scores from analysts on their satisfaction towards information and activities the company provided throughout the year.
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 133.3 billion (US$ 4.1 billion) and a global workforce of over 47,000 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. Find out more at seachangesustainability.org. Thai Union’s on-going work on sustainability issues was recognized in 2018 and 2019 by being ranked number one in the world in the Food Products Industry in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, achieving a 100th percentile ranking for total sustainability score. Thai Union has now been named to the DJSI for six consecutive years. Thai Union was also named to the FTSE4Good Emerging Index for the third straight year in 2018.