SAI Platform Working Group on Fruits was created to promote the sustainable production of fruits worldwide - in temperate and in tropical zones as well as from fruit plants and trees. The WG issued a Mission Statement outlining the Working Group's vision and overall approach, as well as Principles and Practices for Sustainable Fruit Production, which have beed recently been published.
The group members at the moment are exploring the issue of green house gas emissions from fruit production.
Active members of the Working Group are: The Coca Cola Company, Danone, Royal Friesland Campina, Heineken, Innocent Drinks, Nestlé, PepsiCo, Unilever and Yakima Chief.
Chairman: Richard Heathcote, Heineken; Co-Chair: Mitch Willis, PepsiCo.