It is the policy of Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. to adhere to all laws and ethical standards applicable in all jurisdictions in which it conducts its business, to conduct its business affairs lawfully and ethically and to do so with honesty and integrity; there will be no waivers or exceptions in the name of competitive demands, social traditions, or other exigencies, except as permitted or required by law.
This Code of Conduct and Business Ethics Policy is applicable to employees at all locations owned, leased, managed, or operated by Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. and its subsidiaries (collectively, the “Company”), as well as all of the Company’s corporate directors, officers, employees, agents and representatives and each of their respective immediate family members (collectively, “Company Representatives”).
Our Company expects and demands the highest level of ethical conduct on the part of our Executives, Managers, and Staff. We do not condone or practice any behavior that fails to meet the standards set forth in our Corporate Code of Conduct and Business Ethics Policy.
The general guidelines of these standards are:
- We neither offer, nor accept, anything of value in exchange for, or in the interest of inducing or entering into any business relationship with us.
- We do not use corporate funds, assets, services, or facilities directly, or indirectly, for any personal use, or for any unlawful or any unethical purpose.
- We monitor compliance with all laws and regulations of the countries in which we operate.
- We allow no false, artificial, or misstated entries to be made to the books, records, or financial statements.
- We do not make false or misleading statements to the Company’s independent auditors, internal auditors or regulators. Under no circumstances may any employee take any actions to fraudulently influence, coerce, manipulate or otherwise mislead the Company’s auditors in connection with ongoing audits.
- We maintain our workplace free of harassment and discrimination based on sex, ethnicity, physical handicap or religion.
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