Alko's whistleblowing channel promotes responsible operations

Alko is committed to responsible business and integrity in accordance with its ethical principles and the amfori BSCI Code of Conduct. These ethical principles are operating principles that guide all Alko personnel in accordance with the current values and principles for responsible operations that have been approved by Alko’s management. The ethical principles have been approved by Alko Oy's Board of Directors.

What is the whistleblowing channel?

The whistleblowing channel is a way to promote a responsible corporate culture. You can use the whistleblowing channel to report suspected violations of the law, regulations or Alko’s ethical principles and the amfori BSCI Code of Conduct. The whistleblowing channel helps us improve our organisation’s operations by addressing grievances as early as possible.

If you notice anything out of place, please report it immediately!

To file a report through the whistleblowing channel, copy this URL into your browser: https://report.whistleb.com/en/alkoexternal

The system will guide you in making the report and completing the form.

Your report will be processed confidentially

You can file the report under your own name or anonymously. The personal data related to your report is processed in accordance with our Privacy Policy. The whistleblowing channel is maintained by an external partner, WhistleB, Whistleblowing Centre. The reporting procedure is secure and password-protected. All reports will be processed confidentially. The stages of report processing are shown in the image below.

Whistleblowing prosessikuva

1. Reporting (by name or anonymously)
2. Report received, whistleblower notified
3. Alko’s whistleblowing team processes report and decides on further action

Dialogue with the whistleblower on next steps

4. Investigation launched
5. Results processed by Alko’s whistleblowing team
6. Feedback to whistleblower and those involved, internal reporting to the Audit Committee and the Board of Directors
7. Follow-up of implementation
8. Reporting

How can I file a report?

To file a report through the whistleblowing channel, copy this URL into your browser: https://report.whistleb.com/en/alkoexternal

The system will guide you in making the report and completing the form.

Thank you for helping us promote responsible business operations!