Sustainability - Lindt-Ghirardelli


Lindt-Ghirardelli believes that sustainable, socially responsible behavior is an important prerequisite for a company’s long term success. Thus they act equitably in relation to all partners and suppliers and comply with sustainable rules of conduct. Lindt-Ghirardelli played determining role in setting up specific purchasing model for traceable cocoa from Ghana and pays a special premium per ton of cocoa, targeted via SourceTrust (Not-for-Profit Organization) for local social projects financing infrastructure, education and health projects in source farmer villages in Ghana. They supported 19 sustainable growth of cocoa plants through active membership in the African Cocoa Initiative and the World Cocoa Foundation.

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