Sustainable Sourcing

Hershey has pledged to source 100% certified cocoa by 2020

Sustainable cocoa

Hershey outlines details of cocoa child labor pledge

By Oliver Nieburg

The Hershey Company has told this site that it plans to work with multiple organizations to meet its recent pledge to use only certified cocoa by 2020, and will communicate progress in annual reports.

Armajaro join International Cocoa Initiative

Armajaro joins fight against child labour issues

By Nathan Gray

Armajaro Trading is showing ‘genuine commitment’ to cocoa labour issues by becoming the first cocoa trader to join the International Cocoa Initiative (ICI), says the foundation.

Hazelnuts are a key component of Ferrero Rocher chocolates

CAOBISCO working towards hazelnut sustainability

The association of chocolate, biscuit and confectionery industries of Europe (CAOBISCO) has been discussing a multi-stakeholder approach to improving working conditions in hazelnut orchards in Turkey and boosting supply.