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Mondelez International Named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index For 12th Consecutive Year

    Mondelez International Named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index For 12th Consecutive Year

Mondelēz International has once again been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for both the North America and World indices. The DJSI is a globally recognized independent benchmark

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Nestlé Leads Industry in Dow Jones Sustainability Index

    Nestlé Leads Industry in Dow Jones Sustainability Index

A biogas facility that fuels a factory with green energy and helps farmers is just one example of kind of the work that has helped Nestlé become food industry No.1

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Cameroonian Cocoa Sector Makes Good Strides in Sustainable Production

    Cameroonian Cocoa Sector Makes Good Strides in Sustainable Production

Over 9,500 cocoa farmers in Cameroon have received more than €1.4 million (958 million cfa) in premium payments – the largest ever certification premium payments made for sustainable cocoa in

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Mondelez International Expands Cocoa Life in Indonesia

    Mondelez International Expands Cocoa Life in Indonesia

Mondelēz International has announced the successful completion of the first phase of its new partnerships with Swisscontact, Cargill and Wahana Visi Indonesia to expand its Cocoa Life program in Southeast

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Coca-Cola is the First Fortune 500 Company to Replenish All the Water It Uses Globally

    Coca-Cola is the First Fortune 500 Company to Replenish All the Water It Uses Globally

The Coca-Cola Company and its global bottling partners (the Coca-Cola system) have met their goal to replenish, or in other words balance, the equivalent amount of water used in their

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Opel Ireland to Redistribute Over €3,000,000 Worth of Food

    Opel Ireland to Redistribute Over €3,000,000 Worth of Food

Opel Ireland has pledge its commitment to help drive social change as it joins the award winning FoodCloud in Ireland. Through the provision of seven custom specified Opel vans, this partnership

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Education is Vital to a Life With Perspective

    Education is Vital to a Life With Perspective

‘Because education matters’ is the motto of Austria’s HAAS, a company which is engaged in supporting a bakery apprentice workshop and helping needy children in Korogocho, a slum on the

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Barry Callebaut and Tony’s Chocolonely Sign Strategic Partnership Agreement

    Barry Callebaut and Tony’s Chocolonely Sign Strategic Partnership Agreement

The Barry Callebaut Group, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, and Tony’s Chocolonely, the Amsterdam-based chocolate company committed to bringing an end to slavery in the

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Diageo and WaterAid Announce Five Year International Partnership

    Diageo and WaterAid Announce Five Year International Partnership

Diageo has announced a five year partnership with WaterAid, an international NGO providing access to safe water and sanitation in some of the world’s poorest communities. Through this exciting new

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Tesco to Source Rainforest Alliance Certified™ Cocoa For Own Label Chocolate in the UK

    Tesco to Source Rainforest Alliance Certified™ Cocoa For Own Label Chocolate in the UK

Tesco has announced all the cocoa required for its own label chocolate products sold in the UK will be from Rainforest Alliance Certified™ sources by the end of 2018. The retailer

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Tesco to Stop Selling Caged Eggs by 2025

    Tesco to Stop Selling Caged Eggs by 2025

Tesco has announced that it is to stop sourcing eggs from caged hens by 2025. This comes after the retailer conducted a detailed review of its egg sourcing strategy, which

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Tesco Investing in the Future For Britain’s Potato Growers

    Tesco Investing in the Future For Britain’s Potato Growers

Tesco has announced it will issue contracts worth £12 million over three years to help support British Agriculture, and become the first retailer in the UK to introduce new long

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Johnnie Walker to Provide Per Serving Alcohol Content and Nutritional Information On-pack

    Johnnie Walker to Provide Per Serving Alcohol Content and Nutritional Information On-pack

Diageo has announced that Johnnie Walker is to be its first global brand to provide consumers around the world with on-pack alcohol content and nutritional information per typical serve. From

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Diageo Ireland Introduces New Alcohol Labelling Standards

    Diageo Ireland Introduces New Alcohol Labelling Standards

Diageo Ireland has announced that it is rolling out new, more detailed and consumer friendly labelling standards for its products in Ireland. Smithwick’s will be the first brand in the

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Tesco Unveils Fair For Farmers Guarantee on All its Milk

    Tesco Unveils Fair For Farmers Guarantee on All its Milk

Tesco has unveiled a new Fair For Farmers Guarantee on all of its fresh milk, as it continues to build transparent, long-term relationships with its suppliers. The Fair For Farmers

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The Co-op Group Backs British Agriculture and the Environment

    The Co-op Group Backs British Agriculture and the Environment

The Co-op has underlined its strong commitment to British farmers with the launch of a progressive scheme to monitor and manage environmental impact and efficiency amongst its dedicated farming groups. The Co-op

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Over 40% of Sustainable Palm Oil Labels in Food Comes From Breakfast Cereals

    Over 40% of Sustainable Palm Oil Labels in Food Comes From Breakfast Cereals

According to Euromonitor’s new Ethical Labels data, in 2015 over 40% of sustainable palm oil labels in packaged food comes from breakfast cereals with only 1% from confectionery. Passport Ethical

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Positive Response to RSPO Certified Sustainable, Traceable Certificates Down to Mill Level

    Positive Response to RSPO Certified Sustainable, Traceable Certificates Down to Mill Level

Buyers of palm oil can now choose to support specific, named producers with GreenPalm certificates, which now include the name, address and GPS location of the sustainably certified mill trading

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Backing the First Global Standard to Fight Food Waste

    Backing the First Global Standard to Fight Food Waste

Nestlé has played a key role in developing the first global standard to help companies and governments reduce food loss and waste. Food loss and waste costs the global economy

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Mondelez International Strengthens Efforts to Address Child Labour in Cocoa Production

    Mondelez International Strengthens Efforts to Address Child Labour in Cocoa Production

Embode, a human rights consultancy, has published the results of two independent assessments of child protection in the cocoa sector in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana. Mondelēz International commissioned these assessments

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2016 Creating Shared Value Prize Finalists

    2016 Creating Shared Value Prize Finalists

Natural Extracts Industries (NEI) from Tanzania and Agro-Hub from Cameroon have been selected as the finalists for Nestlé’s Creating Shared Value Prize 2016. NEI is a social enterprise pioneering the

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Helping 410,000 Young Latin Americans Enter the World of Work

    Helping 410,000 Young Latin Americans Enter the World of Work

One in eight people under 25 in Peru, Chile, Colombia and Mexico does not have a job. It is a challenge that governments and business must address together. Nestlé will

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European Commission Adopts Proposal to Improve Working Conditions in Fishing Sector

    European Commission Adopts Proposal to Improve Working Conditions in Fishing Sector

The European Commission has adopted a proposal for a Directive which aims at improving the working conditions for workers in

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The Real Stevia Company in Collaboration With Organic Sugar Cooperative in Paraguay

    The Real Stevia Company in Collaboration With Organic Sugar Cooperative in Paraguay

The Real Stevia Company’s subsidiary Granular PY has signed a partnership agreement with Manduvirá Cooperative, Paraguay’s leading cooperative for the

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Tesco Invests in the Future For Britain’s Dairy Farmers

    Tesco Invests in the Future For Britain’s Dairy Farmers

Tesco will invest £6 million over two years to help support British agriculture. The retailer has created the new Tesco

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USAID Joins Nespresso and TechnoServe in Supporting South Sudan’s Coffee Farmers

    USAID Joins Nespresso and TechnoServe in Supporting South Sudan’s Coffee Farmers

Nespresso and its non-profit development partner TechnoServe have announced a new partnership with the United States Agency for International Development

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Renaissance For Cameroon’s Cocoa Cooperatives

    Renaissance For Cameroon’s Cocoa Cooperatives

The Cargill Coop Academy, an adult education managerial program aimed at cocoa farmer cooperative leaders, will now deploy in Cameroon.

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Nescafé Coffee Centre Opens in China

    Nescafé Coffee Centre Opens in China

Nestlé has opened a new Nescafé Coffee Centre for research and development in the city of Puer, Yunnan China. Working

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Danone Signs Agreement on Sustainable Employment

    Danone Signs Agreement on Sustainable Employment

Danone and the IUF (International Union of Food and Allied Workers) have announced the signing of a tenth agreement, dedicated

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Produce World Encourages Potato Growers of the Future

    Produce World Encourages Potato Growers of the Future

Nearly four hundred schoolchildren have been introduced to potato growing thanks to Produce World and the East of England Agricultural

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Tesco Rolls Out Community Food Connection With FareShare FoodCloud

    Tesco Rolls Out Community Food Connection With FareShare FoodCloud

Tesco has announced the nationwide roll-out of an initiative designed to dramatically reduce the amount of food that goes to

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Cargill Cocoa Promise Report – How Livelihoods For Cocoa Farmers and Their Communities are Improving

    Cargill Cocoa Promise Report – How Livelihoods For Cocoa Farmers and Their Communities are Improving

Cargill has published its second report on the Cargill Cocoa Promise, highlighting its progress towards improving the livelihoods of cocoa

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Nestlé Empowers One Million Women in Farming

    Nestlé Empowers One Million Women in Farming

Over one million women in Asian and African farming communities have been empowered through their work with Nestlé, according to

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Carlsberg’s Economic Contribution to Society 2015

    Carlsberg’s Economic Contribution to Society 2015

Carlsberg Group has published its economic contribution report, which illustrates that significant value is added to society through the production

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Mondelez International Reports Strong Progress in Cocoa Life Sustainability Program

    Mondelez International Reports Strong Progress in Cocoa Life Sustainability Program

Mondelēz International has published the first progress report on its Cocoa Life sustainability program, which highlights the wide-ranging impact and

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Cargill Enhances Traceability For Premium Payments to Cocoa Farmers – €14 Million Paid in 2015

    Cargill Enhances Traceability For Premium Payments to Cocoa Farmers – €14 Million Paid in 2015

In 2015, cocoa farmers in Côte d’Ivoire have received over €7 million in premium payments under the Cargill Cocoa Promise,

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Tesco Extends Additional Financial Support For UK Dairy Farmers

    Tesco Extends Additional Financial Support For UK Dairy Farmers

As the wintry weather continues to take hold, Tesco has announced it will extend its support for British dairy farmers. Six

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KitKat Hits 100% Sustainable Cocoa Goal in World First

    KitKat Hits 100% Sustainable Cocoa Goal in World First

KitKat has become the first global confectionery brand sourced from 100% certified sustainable cocoa, supplied through the Nestlé Cocoa Plan

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Tiny Bouillon Cube Strikes a Blow Against Iron Deficiency

    Tiny Bouillon Cube Strikes a Blow Against Iron Deficiency

It’s no bigger than a single dice. A cube so small you can balance it on your fingertip. It’s a

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Hall & Woodhouse Partners With ‘Together For Short Lives’

    Hall & Woodhouse Partners With ‘Together For Short Lives’

Leading UK independent brewer, Hall & Woodhouse has chosen Together for Short Lives as its charity partner for the next

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Nestlé Provides Clean Drinking Water For 30,000 in Pakistan

    Nestlé Provides Clean Drinking Water For 30,000 in Pakistan

30,000 more people in Pakistan now have free access to clean drinking water, after Nestlé built three facilities in the

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Food and Drink Industry Ireland Report on Reduced Fat, Saturated Fat, Sugar, Salt and Calories in Products

    Food and Drink Industry Ireland Report on Reduced Fat, Saturated Fat, Sugar, Salt and Calories in Products

A newly launched a report from Food and Drink Industry Ireland (FDII) shows significant reductions in fat, saturated fat, sugar,

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Noble Foods is the First Producer to Attain the Highest Marks in Global Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare

    Noble Foods is the First Producer to Attain the Highest Marks in Global Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare

UK-based Noble Foods has successfully moved up into tier one in this year’s global Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare

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Nestlé Chief Joins Champions Coalition

    Nestlé Chief Joins Champions Coalition

Nestlé CEO Paul Bulcke has underlined the company’s commitment to reducing food loss and waste by joining a new coalition,

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Morrisons Increases Milk Price For Farmers

    Morrisons Increases Milk Price For Farmers

In a move to support British dairy farmers, supermarket group Morrisons has confirmed that it will increase the retail price

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Mondelez International to Lead Private Sector Action in Côte d’Ivoire’s Program to Combat Deforestation

    Mondelez International to Lead Private Sector Action in Côte d’Ivoire’s Program to Combat Deforestation

Mondelēz International has committed to lead private sector action as part of Côte d’Ivoire’s national program to combat deforestation. The

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Nestlé Becomes First Major UK Confectionery Company to Source 100% Sustainable Cocoa

    Nestlé Becomes First Major UK Confectionery Company to Source 100% Sustainable Cocoa

Nestlé UK & Ireland has reached its target to source 100 per cent certified sustainable cocoa for its chocolate confectionery

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Danone and Veolia Form Global Alliance on Climate Change

    Danone and Veolia Form Global Alliance on Climate Change

Food group and beverage giant Danone and Veolia, the global resource management group, have announced an innovative strategic partnership focusing

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Cargill’s Initiative Wins FiE 2015 Best Sustainability Innovation Award

    Cargill’s Initiative Wins FiE 2015 Best Sustainability Innovation Award

A Cargill Cocoa Promise project addressing access to affordable funding for cocoa farmer cooperatives in Côte d’Ivoire, the first of

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Nestlé Takes Action to Tackle Seafood Supply Chain Abuses

    Nestlé Takes Action to Tackle Seafood Supply Chain Abuses

Given increasing concerns about labour and human rights abuses in the seafood supply chain and its commitment to eliminate such

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British Consumers Support Morrisons ‘Milk for Farmers’

    British Consumers Support Morrisons ‘Milk for Farmers’

British grocery shoppers are demonstrating their commitment to dairy farmers and overwhelmingly supporting the new Morrisons ‘Milk for Farmers’ range.

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Nestlé Acclaimed as ‘World Leader’ For Action to Tackle Climate Change

    Nestlé Acclaimed as ‘World Leader’ For Action to Tackle Climate Change

Nestlé has been acclaimed as a ‘world leader’ for its work to tackle climate change by sustainability ratings agency CDP,

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Tesco Expands Help For British Dairy Farmers

    Tesco Expands Help For British Dairy Farmers

Tesco has announced its first and biggest farming group, the Tesco Sustainable Dairy Group (TSDG) will be expanding to support

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Coca-Cola HBC Announces New Carbon and Water Commitments

    Coca-Cola HBC Announces New Carbon and Water Commitments

Coca-Cola HBC, a leading bottler of the brands of The Coca-Cola Company, has announced new water and carbon commitments after

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