ADUSA Distribution and ADUSA Transportation Score Well on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2023-2024 Corporate Equality Index

Date: Nov 30, 2023

SALISBURY, N.C., Nov. 30, 2023 – ADUSA Distribution and ADUSA Transportation, the supply chain network supporting the retail brands of Ahold Delhaize USA, scored well on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2023-2024 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), qualifying the organization as a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality.

The Corporate Equality Index is the nation's foremost benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ workplace equality. This was the first year ADUSA Distribution and ADUSA Transportation completed the survey, earning a score of 80 out of 100. The Human Rights Organization revised its index this year, updating criteria and benchmarks to meet the evolving needs of the community's members and their families.

"ADUSA Distribution and ADUSA Transportation take great pride in developing a culture of care and belonging," said Sanja Krajnovic, EVP ADUSA Distribution & ADUSA Transportation. "This score is not only a marker of our success but is also a great building block for us as we continue to drive a workplace where everyone feels they belong."

The CEI evaluated companies on detailed criteria falling under four central pillars:

  • Non-discrimination policies across business entities;
  • Equitable benefits for LGBTQ+ workers and their families;
  • Supporting an inclusive culture; and
  • Corporate social responsibility.

ADUSA Distribution and ADUSA Transportation join the ranks of 1,384 U.S. businesses that participated this year. Find the full report online at
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