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Quebec juice giant recognized for healthy workplace

Lassonde receives gold in Canada Awards for Excellence

November 6, 2012   by Food in Canada staff

Rougemont, Que. – Lassonde Industries Inc. and its division A. Lassonde Inc., have received the gold trophy for Healthy Workplace in the Canada Awards for Excellence.

The annual awards, now marking their 28th anniversary, recognize the achievements of Canadian organizations and their support of both physical and mental health. They are presented by Excellence Canada, an independent, non-profit organization whose mission is to help companies implement excellence programs.

“We are immensely happy to receive this award, as it celebrates a corporate culture of which we are very proud,” says Jean Gattuso, COO of Lassonde Industries Inc. “We share this honour with all our employees, as it really belongs to them. Our corporate culture is based on innovation and excellence and, in our current competitive landscape, our employees are our most precious asset, forming Lassonde’s very backbone. We are strongest together and aim to stay healthy, just like our customers. This is what ensures our company’s continued success.”

Lassonde is the only food and beverage business to win one of the awards this year.


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