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Orkla has established cross-disciplinary teams to support its companies’ efforts to achieve the goal of sustainably produced raw materials by 2020 at the latest. 

Through an internal network, purchasing staff exchange knowledge and experience across the Orkla companies. The network is headed by Orkla’s Group Procurement Department. Responsible sourcing is also a topic covered in Orkla’s leadership development programmes and in purchasing and sales training programmes.

Internal competence-building

  • A total of 653 hours of training were provided for 325 staff members in 2016.
  • The corresponding figures for 2015 were 540 hours of training for 198 staff members.
  • The corresponding figures for 2014 were 894 hours of training for 98 staff members.
  • The corresponding figures for 2013 were 845 hours of training for 82 staff members.