Cocoa Supply Chain

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100% Traceable: Olam’s tech links producers and farmers through data

By Kristine Sherred

The cocoa and spice supplier unveiled sustainability goals in 2017 with a 2020 goal of nurturing a ‘fully traceable’ cocoa supply chain. We discussed progress with Olam's North American innovation lead, when we caught up with him at IFT.

Nestlé has campaigned on proposed legislation to give tax credits to firms using waste-to-energy technology

Sweet Politics

Nestlé campaigns on energy reforms and cocoa sourcing

By Oliver Nieburg

Nestlé has spent more than any other confectioner on lobbying in the US this year and has focused its efforts on waste-to-energy legislation and cocoa sourcing in West Africa.

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.