CARING FOR THE ENVIRONMENT
One of the commitments of Gardenia is to help mitigate negative environmental impact through sustainable practices that promote environment protection and conservation.
The Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA) awarded Gardenia for being one of the compliant companies on the 6th cycle of the Public Disclosure Program for Laguna de Bay Region Good Environmental Performance (LdBR-GEP) based on Gardenia’s business performance from 2010 to 2012 with regards to its achieving wastewater effluents better than applicable standards and compliance with LLDA regulatory requirements.
Waste management activities
Gardenia also strictly implements recycling and waste segregation programs. The company also uses liquefied petroleum gas in its baking process, and a Waste Water Facility that treats water before it is discharged into the sewers. All delivery trucks undergo regular maintenance to reduce air pollution.
Environment conservation practices
Gardenia participated in a tree planting activity in Cebu in cooperation with the Pollution Control Association of the Philippines Central Visayas, in support of the National Greening Program. An initial 100 trees were already planted out of the targeted 1000 trees within one year.
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As Gardenia's way of extending gratitude to customers, partners, and stakeholders who grew with them over the last 15 years, the company recently conducted its nutrition assistance program starting with Southville 5A Elementary School in Binan, Laguna. The first phase of Gardenia's feeding program benefited thousands of public school students. This program aims to introduce to young students the importance...Know The Story
Gardenia shared a day of fun games and prizes to the kids of Girl's home at Marikina City. This is part of Gardenia's strong Corporate Social Responsibility efforts to make a difference in the the society. The outreach program was composed of fun games and intermission numbers. Numerous games were done to the delight of the children. Laughters and cheers filled the room as the children...Know The Story
Gardenia Bakeries (Phils) Inc., the leading bread brand in the country that offers world class bread, brings hope to over 70,000 Cebuanos for almost three years. Since the establishment of Gardenia Bakeries in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu in 2010, they started to respond not just to the bread requirements of every Cebuano but also reached out to the less fortunate through donation of breads coursed through...Know The Story
This July, Gardenia highlights proper health and nutrition through a program aimed at educating the less privileged children about the importance of eating breakfast. As part of the Nutrition Month celebration, Gardenia continues to advocate healthy eating by starting the day right with a well-balanced breakfast through its Nutrition Assistance Program (NAP). The corporate social responsibility (CSR)...Know The Story
Gardenia is the first in the country to use the unique resealable and reusable plastic clip called G-lock which seals in the bread´s freshness. The G-lock is easy to use and consumer-friendly as it contains all of the vital information such as the expiration date and suggested retail price. In addition, it serves as a 7-day color guide to freshness referring to the day the bread was produced—tan...Know The Story
More than breads and lecture on healthy eating, students were delighted with Gardee’s appearance and participation in the Nutrition Assistance Program (NAP) held in Bambang and Sta. Rosa I Elementary Schools in Bulacan. “The program is Gardenia’s health advocacy initiative that aims to curb malnourishment amongst public school children and educate them of healthy eating habits. We...Know The Story
MANILA, Philippines - Gardenia Bakeries Philippines Inc. (GBPI), a manufacturer of breads known for their freshness, oven-baked aroma, softness, and nutritive value, through its Gardenia Nutrition and Wellness (Gardenia N&W) team, recently went to the IBM Philippines office in Quezon City. Team Gardenia provided essential nutrition counseling and other helpful information, especially on...Know The Story
During the height of the southwest monsoon rains (“Habagat”) that inundated most parts of Metro Manila and other areas in Luzon, Gardenia, in partnership with Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), quickly responded to aid the victims by promptly sending a truckload of loaf breads to deeply-affected evacuation centers in August 7. For three weeks now, Gardenia has been continuously...Know The Story
Gardenia Bakeries Philippines, Inc., the country’s leading bread manufacturing company expressed sympathy to victims of the recent earthquake tragedy in Bohol. In partnership with General Milling Corporation in Cebu, Gardenia-Cebu donated more than 3000 loaves thru and together with Red Cross Philippines and Rotary Club of Mactan.Know The Story
Gardenia immediately partnered with the Department of Social Welfare and Development in conducting a relief effort for the fire victims in Brgy. Suba, Cebu City. More than 500 families were homeless after a fire razed their home days ago. Through its Cebu plant, Gardenia sent hundreds of breads for the victims.Know The Story
More than being compliant with the National Greening Program that aims to plant 1.5 billion trees within six years, Gardenia also recognizes the importance of protecting the environment. Recently, Gardenia took part in the tree planting program held in Adlaon, Cebu in cooperation with Pollution Control Association of the Philippines Region (PCAPI) VII. Mr. Antonio Atillo, PCAPI PRO External...Know The Story
Gardenia with the assistance of friends from 87th Infantry Battalion and company, flew through the C-130 plane to Tacloban, Leyte and headed to Basey, Samar to provide school supplies and breads to Basey I Central School in June 25, 2014. Simple activity was also prepared for the students. In return, Basey I Central School students showcased their talents through a dance and song number.Know The Story
The whole world was alarmed with the massive devastation unleashed by Super Typhoon Yolanda, the world’s strongest tropical cyclone of 2013. In most stricken parts of the Visayas region, Yolanda left thousands of casualties and destructed million amounts of establishments making it a nightmare for all Filipinos. In response with the wrath of Super Typhoon Yolanda, Gardenia is in continuous communication...Know The Story
Gardenia is continuously sending help to victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda which heavily damaged some parts of the Visayas region. At present, Gardenia was able to donate more than 36,000 loaves and toast products from Cebu and Laguna plant. With this substantial amount of breads, Gardenia reached affected victims from Tacloban and evacuees of Tacloban from Cebu naval base, Mindoro, Cebu, Samar, Leyte,...Know The Story
Binan, Laguna – Fifty volunteer employees joined Gardenia’s annual tree planting activity held recently in Brgy. Cansuso, Cavinti, Laguna. Gardenia employees planted 2,000 seedlings of guyabano and narra trees across the forest landscape of Brgy. Cansuso. Foresters from Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) – Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO)...Know The Story
Quality, innovative and safe products have always been the hallmark of Gardenia breads for the past 16 years, breads that give not just an extraordinary experience but an assured delight and satisfaction. Using its unique, advance and modern baking process, complemented with the finest ingredients from all over the world, Gardenia answers the demands of the consumers when it comes to high quality...Know The Story
Gardenia Bakeries has been the top choice of Filipinos when it comes to bread and bakery products for fifteen years. As a way of sharing the success of the company and expressing its gratitude, we conduct and facilitate various philanthropic activities and encourage corporate social responsibility programs which include calamity donations, entrepreneurship, and sponsorships. Responding to calamities This...Know The Story
Promoting healthy eating and an active lifestyle. Nutrition Assistance Program (NAP) To help address the problems of elementary school children coming to school hungry, which result to low performance in class, Gardenia launched the Nutrition Assistance Program (NAP) with various public schools. The program aims to educate the less privileged school children about the importance of eating a well-balanced...Know The Story
January 12, 2018 - Gardenia Bakeries Philippines, Inc., together with Philippine Red Cross - Pasig Chapter, provided breads to families affected by fire in Brgy. Kapasigan, Pasig City.Know The Story
Part of its mission to immediately help calamity victims in this season, Rotary Club Alabang (RCA) and Gardenia Bakeries (Phils.) Inc. recently signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for a relief operations project dubbed as Response Agad. Rotary Club Alabang formally established a stronger partnership with Gardenia through a MOA signing. The project was hailed as Response Agad to emphasize immediacy...Know The Story