Grupo Palmas develops a model aimed at the inclusion of small holders in its supply chain cpProductor This model comprises sustainable purchase criteria that ensure compliance with our Sustainability Policy, placing a special emphasis on the principles of no deforestation, no development in wetlands or peatlands, no exploitation, and respect for employees.
Our model of Value Chains adds value to the sustainable production of small holders through a fair price and timely payment, traceability of their production, better conditions to access supplies, and a permanent assessment to maximize the productivity of their plantations.
The small holder is the center of our business model. We add value to their production by offering support services to foster their professionalization.
We help our small holders develop technical and business skills. Our team of local managers are trained permanently to be the best in the field.
The timely information from our small holders and our services guarantuee our value offer. We have a dedicated team, as well as an information system, to optimize the management and use of the information we generate.
The producers of our production chain are comitted to the responsible management of their crops and to the Sustainability Policy of Grupo Palmas. We take timely measures to ensure strict compliance.
“To us, the small holder is not a supplier, he is our client…”
Our expansion strategy has three priorities: