We choose Lamb Weston as our preferred frozen potato supplier for a number of reasons. Firstly, the climate where their potatoes are grown is perfect for potatoes, ensuring less manipulation to the growing conditions and, consistent quality of potatoes year on year.
Secondly, Lamb Weston’s sustainability approach consists of four main focus areas, which reflect the steps in their value chain. Sustainability is part of everything Lamb Weston do. Think of more sustainable cultivation, maintaining the highest possible nutritional value of the potato and smart processing of our products. By supplying fries with a short final frying time.
The result? More frequent final frying to order.
This means less food wastage. It also means the final frying requires less energy. All products are efficiently packed leaving customers with less waste.
For more than 70 years, Lamb Weston has produced one of the world’s favourite foods - french fries and other frozen potato products - for restaurants and consumers the world over. From working with farmers to help them grow potatoes responsibly, to conserving energy and water in our production facilities, their business is sustainable in every way.
Lamb Weston has put together a 2020 Environmental, Social, and Governance Report, click the link to download the full report - https://esg.lambweston.com/LambWeston_2020_ESG.pdf