These are all the posts that have been tagged with sustainability.
Barry Callebaut is to expand its Cocoa Horizons sustainability programme in Ghana – the world’s second largest cocoa growing country – as part of efforts to secure a sustainable cocoa supply chain.
Bühler veteran Stefan Scheiber has officially taken up his new role as CEO at the company, which supplies chocolate production lines.
Confectionery giant The Hershey Company continued to make progress in its commitment to responsible sourcing last year, including tracing 90% of its palm oil purchases to the mill level.
The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) has appointed Richard Scobey as its new president, with responsibility for leading WCF’s operations.
Confectionery, food and beverage conglomerate Mondelēz International has revealed it will strengthen efforts to address child labour in cocoa production under its Cocoa Life project.
Jos de Loor, leader of Cargill’s cocoa and chocolate business in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia, is to step down next month after 29 years with the food ingredients group.
Confectionery giant The Hershey Company is targeting 100% responsibly sourced sugar by 2020 as it works to drive sustainability throughout its supply chain.
In its latest move to make its global operations fully carbon-neutral by 2040, Mars is to install a 20-turbine wind farm in Scotland to power the confectionery brand’s 12 UK sites.
Flexible packaging supplier Tyler Packaging has introduced compostable bags to its product portfolio in a bid to improve the sustainability offering of its range.
At a recent ceremony in Tanzania, 130,000 cocoa seedlings were distributed to cocoa farmers, and six new classrooms were donated to local farming communities.
Mars Chocolate has completed the purchase of Hacienda La Chola, a leading farm for cocoa yield and farm management practices, and the agricultural division of Naturisa.
MEP Julie Girling invited the Indonesian Ambassador to the EU as well as stakeholders from the NGO and industry sides to the European Parliament on 5 April to debate on the best ways to achieve the goal of 100% sustainable palm oil by 2020.
Mars, Incorporated has announced that Claus Aagaard, the current CFO of Mars Petcare, has been named CFO for the corporation.
Equipment: Chocolate processing, coating Ingredients: Dairy ingredients, Emulsifiers Packaging: Sustainability Product focus: Aerated confectionery