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Kruger Products named to Forbes list of Canada’s Best Employers 2021


January 28, 2021
By P&PC Staff

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Employees at Kruger's Gatineau Mills plant. Photo: Kruger Products

Kruger Products has landed on the Forbes list of Canada’s Best Employers for a fifth consecutive year.

The Mississauga, Ont.–based tissue products company was ranked first in the packaged goods industry sector for 2021.

“Our employees are at the core of all of that we do,” says Dino Bianco, CEO of Kruger Products, which employs about 2,500 people at eight locations across Canada.

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“We commend the value and contribution of each individual within our organization, and earning a position on the Forbes list reinforces our strong commitments to consumers, employees, customers and our communities.”

Kruger Products continually invests in ongoing employee development and spent over $5 million on training initiatives across the company in the past year.

Employees have access to tuition subsidies for job-related courses, apprenticeships and skilled trades programs, as well as career planning assistance.

The Forbes list of Canada’s Best Employers was developed in partnership with Statista. The annual ranking recognizes the top 300 employers in Canada based on responses from 8,000 employees.