Corporate Responsibility

The following is the Corporate Responsibility Report as published in the C&C Group’s 2016 Annual Report.


  • We are supporting the implementation of minimum unit pricing in Scotland, the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
  • We became the first drinks company in the UK and Ireland to display calorie information on our packaging.
  • We communicated the calorie content of our draught products in outlets.
  • We are working with Governmental bodies, Drinkaware and police forces on initiatives to improve the safety of the night time economy.
  • C&C made a significant contribution to the new US Cider Bill which has now been passed as legislation and will help improve the quality of cider products in the US.
  • The Tennent’s Training Academy provides high quality hospitality industry training, now having trained over 20,000 people.
  • We have made significant charitable contributions at local and national level.
  • Efficiencies at our manufacturing sites have meant that our energy consumption per hectolitre fell by 6%.
  • Our two largest production sites, Clonmel and Wellpark, sent zero waste to landfill.
  • Health and Safety programmes have delivered a significant reduction in the number of injuries resulting in lost-work days.
  • Our commitment to the environment and agriculture is extremely high. During the last 12 months we pressed over 83,000 tonnes of fruit.
  • We pay the appropriate and required level of tax in the different countries we operate in and remit substantial amounts of alcohol duty.

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