Here are some highlights of our most recent performance in the People area of our sustainability strategy. For more detailed statistics on our targets, our year-on-year performance and links to the UN Sustainable Development Goals, download our Sustainability Report 2020/21.
Looking after our colleagues
We were the first UK supermarket to guarantee pay of at least £10 an hour for our colleagues, following successful completion of their probationary period.
Colleague discount increased to 15%
696 apprentices were employed in 2020
71% of colleagues responded ‘I am happy at work and enjoy my job’ in our Your Say colleague survey
Supporting the communities we serve
We distributed £10m of donated food to food banks
Our colleagues customers and suppliers helped us raise £8.87m for charity
Community Champions contributed £7.9m in equivalent value hours
Morrison made net corporation tax payments of £1,260m
Respecting human rights in our supply chains
In 2021 we welcomed survivors of modern slavery on to placements in our manufacturing operations
In 2020 we delivered bespoke training on the risks of modern slavery and exploitation to over 10,000 colleagues