In Australia, Heinz are members of the following industry trade associations with active roles in committees and nutrition and scientific working groups:
Trans-Tasman, we are members of the following industry organisation whom provide nutrition and allergen evidence based best practice information and tools:
Heinz takes part in submissions and supports corporate associations with submissions to government consultations in relation to regulatory, nutrition and health matters. Examples of submissions we are involved in include:
Heinz is also engaged with the Australian Healthy Food Partnership initiative, which is a voluntary collaboration bringing together Government, food industry and the public health sector to encourage Australians to eat in line with the Australian Dietary Guidelines and support food companies to make positive changes. We have formally committed to participating in the Partnership Reformulation Program and are actively working towards their reformulation targets in our relevant product categories. In addition, we are also an active member of the Foods for Early Childhood Reference Group, which are developing a best practice guide for commercial foods for infants and young children.