Viña Concha y Toro has defined as one of its main purposes the commitment to ethical values that guide the company, and compliance with applicable rules and regulations of the jurisdiction in which it operates.
For Viña Concha y Toro it is essential that any activity or decision related to the production, distribution or sale of its products is made under the principles and values that represent the company. It has Internal Rules of Order, Hygiene and Safety and a Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, which explicitly states the behavior expected of directors, executives and all the employees of the winery and its subsidiaries.
The Code of Business Conduct and Ethics for Viña Concha y Toro and its Subsidiaries regulates, among other matters, the relationship between employees and the company, as well as the company’s relationship with customers, suppliers, the environment, and the use of property and privilege information. It promotes fundamental principles including integrity and transparency, a commitment to quality that distinguishes the winery’s employees, respect for fundamental rights, non-discrimination, proper use of company assets, fair treatment with suppliers, respect for the environmental, among others.
Compliance with the Code and ethics management in the winery are a responsibility of the Office of Compliance, part of the General Corporate Audit department, and the Ethics Committee appointed by the Board, which are responsible for disseminating and enforcing the winery’s Code and the Internal Rules of Order, Hygiene and Safety.
Conflicts of interest are addressed according to the Protocol for Operations with Related Parties and the Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, which define procedures to identify, communicate and manage such situations.