(ANSA) – MILAN, JUL 26 – Esselunga supports the Organizing Committee of the 2026 Olympics and Paralympics.
The company, which since the opening of the first supermarket in Milan in 1957 has reached 25,000 employees and 5.7 million loyal customers, has signed a partnership with the Milano Cortina Foundation, with which it shares – reads a note – the enhancement of the territory and the centrality of made in Italy.
Esselunga, which thus becomes the first partner of the Olympic Games, “is a proudly Italian company. Every day we work to help generate value for our country through sustainable development plans and policies that place support for Made in Italy among the priority objectives. in Italy – comments Marina Caprotti, executive president of Esselunga -. The decision to support the Olympic Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Milan Cortina 2026 responds to the desire to give our contribution to further raise awareness of Italian excellence in the world and celebrate the values that sport represents and which find their maximum expression in the Olympics “.
“With the support of the Milan Cortina 2026 Games we add another piece to our commitment to customers and the community, which represent some of the pillars of our sustainability strategy – adds Roberto Selva, Chief Marketing & Customer Officer of Esselunga – The business sport has always evoked the attention to healthy and proper nutrition that Esselunga promotes both in the offer to customers and in the realization of special initiatives “. (HANDLE).