Lantmännen is an agricultural cooperative and Northern Europe’s leader in agriculture, machinery, bioenergy and food products. Owned by 27.000 Swedish farmers, we have 10.000 employees, operations in over 20 countries and an annual turnover of SEK 37 billion.
With grain as our basis, we process arable land resources to make farming thrive. Some of our best-known food brands are AXA, Vaasan, Kungsörnen, GoGreen, Schulstad, Gooh, Finn Crisp and Bonjour. Our company is founded on knowledge and values built up through generations of owners. Having research, development and operations throughout the value chain means that we can take responsibility together – from field to fork.
The green sprout emblem on our packaging guarantees responsibly produced food. Food that we make an effort to provide in a sustainable manner, from field to fork.
Continued strong profit development in the first eight months of 2016
2016 has so far been a successful year for Lantmännen. All sectors are developing well, and the higher result is a continuation of the strong development since last year.
Lantmännen contributes to sustainable agriculture in Malawi
In an innovative We Effect project supported by Lantmännen, 15 000 children in Malawi are now receiving school meals produced by local farmers. By educating farmers in sustainable agriculture, We Effect has helped them increase their harvests.
Lantmännen Unibake switches to segregated sustainable palm oil
Most Unibake bakeries around the world, have now made the change. The rest will follow in 2016. Lantmännen Unibake is close to completing the switch to segregated, certified sustainable palm oil at all its bakeries. The final deadline for bakeries acquired by the company last year is the end of 2016.
Claes Johansson appointed Swedish Sustainability Manager of the Year
Joachim Haas new Head of Lantmännen Real Estate
Lantmännen’s business concept is to process farmland resources in an innovative and responsible manner. Our knowledge of grain, presence along the entire value chain and long-term approach enables us to contribute to sustainable energy supply and food security.
Our most important issues
Our work on responsibility and sustainable business covers a wide range of issues across the value chain – from the cultivation of our raw materials to the sale and consumption of the products and goods Lantmännen offers.