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Arla Foods launches insu for distributors

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 26 October, 2021 12:00 AM
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Arla Foods launches insu for distributors
Arla Foods Bangladesh Managing Director Peter Hallberg and Delta Life Insurance Company Executive Director Dr Ashraf Uddin exchange documents after signing an agreement at the Arla Bangladesh head office in the capital recently.

Arla Foods Bangladesh Limited, a producer of milk powder brand DANO, has recently initiated a distributor employee insurance programme.

In this regard an agreement was signed with Delta Life Insurance at the Arla Bangladesh head office in the capital, said a press release.

Under the deal, Arla Bangladesh will facilitate insurance services for 1498 employees of its distributors across the country. This will include sales representatives, delivery personnel, drivers, warehouse keepers, office staffs along with other members of each business entity, each receiving up to Tk 175,000 in health and life insurance coverage.

Peter Hallberg, Managing Director of Arla Foods Bangladesh Limited and Dr Ashraf Uddin, Executive Director of Delta Life Insurance Company Limited signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations.

Jan-Erik Nilsén, Head of Finance, Hossain Md. Ruhin Sabbir, Senior Sales Operations Manager and Md Junayed, Sales Operations Executive of Arla Foods Bangladesh and Md Nahid Hasan, Senior Relationship Manager of Delta Life Insurance Company Limited were present.

Arla Foods Bangladesh has been operating in Bangladesh since 2014 along with its FSSC 22000 (V5) certified packaging facility located in Konabari in Gazipur.

Its portfolio currently includes Dano Power, Dano Growth Shakti and Dano Daily Pushti, providing dairy nourishment and nutrition to almost 1.5 crore Bangladeshi consumers every month.