It comes as health officials confirmed at least six protesters who attended a recent Black Lives Matter rally in Melbourne have since tested positive to coronavirus. People are at the heart of our business. Extending payment terms, suspending rental fees for coffee machines and offering free products to our customers in the out-of-home and food service sector, as part of our 'Always open for you' initiative. By Brittany Chain For Daily Mail Australia, Published: 00:42 GMT, 16 July 2020 | Updated: 02:52 GMT, 16 July 2020. Hesitant about the Covid vaccine? And today, we're right there with you in fighting this significant global challenge with flexibility, resilience, courage, and a caring heart. Workers unable to work from home will be placed on leave until the factory off the Hume Highway reopens. The total value of this initiative is expected to be around CHF 500 million. Come here for news, press releases, statements and other multi-media content about Nestlé. Visit our COVID-19 page on Ask Nestlé. Everything you need to know about Nestlé is here: brands, key figures, milestones. Together with our supply chain, distribution and retail partners, we are working to ensure that much-needed food, petfood and beverage products are available around the world. Providing support to medical institutions, food banks, food-delivery organizations and relief organizations in the frontline of the fight against this pandemic. Les produits alimentaires et les boissons contribuent à maintenir les gens en bonne santé et à améliorer leur qualité de vie. During this unprecedented time, our purpose of unlocking the power of food to enhance quality of life for everyone, today and for generations to come, is now more important than ever. The health and wellbeing of our employees is our top priority. Paying all hourly and salaried staff affected by temporary stoppages in full for a minimum of twelve weeks*. Charities like the National Trust are told to avoid wokery and culture wars - by their own UK chief. Fortune talked with Nestlé CEO Mark Schneider about leading the world’s largest food company through a global crisis and how the pandemic is changing the way we eat. Here’s how we’re Lifting Up our employees: 1. EXPOSED: The shadowy Islamic State cell looking to free Western jihadi brides from Kurdish refugee camps in... 'Let's not trip on the last barbed wire': Boris Johnson makes an impassioned and colourful plea to Britons... MAIL ON SUNDAY COMMENT: Revolt by MPs will help the cause of common sense. A question about Nestlé’s brands, policies, or products? Deep cleaning is under way at the food giant’s Campbellfield site, with all staff ordered to self-isolate at home. At Nestlé, we care deeply for people and for the communities in which we operate, and we have an essential role to play during the COVID-19 crisis. See the latest on Victoria’s coronavirus outbreak in the video above A Nestle spokesperson says the site is being sanitised and all staff have been asked to self-isolate. 'Over recent months, we have taken a number of steps to help keep our employees and their families safe, adapting our activities on site to maintain two metres social distancing and increasing cleaning and sanitising,' Ms Stuart said. In more than 15 countries, our Purina petcare brand is supporting animal shelters and pet welfare organizations by donating more than 2 million meals for dogs and cats. 'In line with our commitment, each and every one of us will continue to strictly adopt all the government recommended measures to keep our colleagues, business partners and consumers safe.'. An employee at a Nestle factory in north Melbourne tested positive to coronavirus , forcing the venue to close to undergo a deep clean. Donating food, medical nutrition products and bottled water to bring relief to those most affected by the pandemic. A Nestle factory site in Melbourne’s north has closed after a staff member tested positive for coronavirus. Whether you have years of work experience or you just graduated, there’s a job opportunity for you at Nestlé. Our factory, distribution, and retail sales teams are working hard each day to continue bringing food and beverages to grocery store shelves. Food and beverages help keep people healthy and enhance their quality of life. Building on these efforts, we have joined forces with the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. Part of the Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday & Metro Media Group. Good food, good life – that is what we stand for. Full details of each member and the committees that they operate within can be found in our Board of Directors section.. Guaranteeing 12 week… Find out more about this initiative in Europe, the Middle East & North Africa. An employee at a Nestle factory in north Melbournetested positive to coronavirus, forcing the venue to close to undergo a deep clean. We are working hard to keep our employees, customers and the communities where we operate safe,” stated Bruno Olierhoek, Chairman and Managing Director of Nestlé, East and Southern Africa Region today, as he announced the company’s contribution to various Coronavirus (COVID-19) relief efforts across the region. We are working very hard to keep them healthy, safe and supported. MPs who destroy the jobs of others should lose theirs... so I beg and urge you to write to yours, says PETER... Boris Johnson's tier system rests in the hands of Sir Keir Starmer, MPs claim ahead of Commons vote. Some employees will be able to work from home in the interim, but those who aren't able to will be put on indefinite leave until the factory is safe to reopen again. ... — 4 cases linked to Nestle Campbellfield Therefore, the health and safety of our employees, business partners and the communities where we operate is extremely important for us. We are helping our out-of-home and food service customers, with a focus on the smaller, independent businesses, prepare for a successful opening and future. Sorry, you need to enable JavaScript to visit this website. Providing cash loans or advances for those in financial distress. Amid the pandemic, we have scaled up online training to ensure continuity of our internship and apprenticeship programs. An employee at a Nestle factory (pictured) in north Melbourne tested positive to coronavirus , forcing the venue to close to undergo a deep clean. For employees in factories and distribution centers, offering free meals and transport for staff to help reduce the risk they fall ill. Providing parents with the flexibility to manage their family responsibilities and their role. Providing 9,000 care packages worth over EUR 1.8 million to frontline workers in more than 900 hospitals across the country. The COVID-19 pandemic is a global problem and consequently we are offering help on the ground everywhere, drawing on our extensive presence and experience in 187 countries. Your answers can be found here. The comments below have not been moderated. There are 109 people in hospital, including 29 fighting for their lives. 50 million in aid from Nestlé. The COVID-19 pandemic is a global problem and we’re working tirelessly to keep our employees, business partners and the communities where we operate healthy and safe during the coronavirus outbreak.