Policies

Purpose of the document The purpose of this policy is to outline IGD’s approach to safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries, in relation to the activities of staff, volunteers and trustees taking part in IGD’s charitable programmes. Context IGD is committed to safeguarding all beneficiaries – with particular focus on those who may be vulnerable. In relation to IGD’s current programm...
IGD aims to develop a culture of openness. As part of this it is fundamental that any concerns you may have about suspected malpractice within IGD, are raised. It is in everyone’s interest to ensure that malpractice does not occur, by anyone, to anyone or in any practice. The following policy and procedure explains what is meant by malpractice and how genuine concerns should be raised. Anyone who...
Purpose of this document This document details IGD’s commitments relating to complaints from people and organisations coming into contact with IGD through its work. It is intended to be used by beneficiaries and stakeholders in the event that they have a complaint against IGD in relation to its charitable activities. Our policy IGD is committed to providing the highest levels of ...
Purpose of the document This document contains key information relating to volunteers involved in activities managed by IGD It is intended to provide guidance and advice to volunteers on what to expect when volunteering with IGD Volunteers are defined as individuals who are engaged in the delivery of IGD’s charitable initiatives, who are not directly employed by IGD What do volun...
IGD exists to provide thought leadership and supply chain best practice for the Food and Grocery Industry. We provide a forum for discussion, learning and opportunities for improvement and the development and sharing of best practice. Membership in IGD is open to all players in the industry on the basis of non-discriminatory, transparent and objective criteria. The policy of IGD is to ensur...
IGD values its reputation for conducting our business in an honest and ethical manner. Any involvement in bribery would reflect adversely on our image and reputation and we take a zero tolerance approach to bribery and corruption. We are committed to acting professionally, fairly and with integrity in all our business dealings and relationships wherever we operate. We will uphold all laws rele...
This policy outlines what IGD expects of members in terms of compliance with relevant competition laws when they are working on supply side projects with a trading partner, or with another supplier with whom they do not compete. Supply side projects focus on issues which may affect the supply chain, such as distribution and wastage. They are distinct from those demand side projects which are mo...