Mission Statement

Dole Food Company, Inc. believes that in order to perpetuate sustainability, it is of the utmost importance to treat our people, resources, environment and community as our most precious assets. Business can be an important actor and agent for change through creating products and services that society values, establishing primary jobs and efficiently using resources. As a company dedicated to making the world a better place to live both today and in the future, Dole’s mission is to:

  1. Providing the world with healthy and nutritious foods.
  2. Offering employees competitive wages, ample benefits and a safe work environment. Honoring our employees’ rights.
  3. Enhancing and empowering our communities to advance and prosper.
  4. Protecting our natural resources and actively seeking ways to reduce our environmental impact.