Sustainable Sourcing

More child labor prevention needed as cocoa prices fall, warn UTZ and ICI

ICI and UTZ say declining cocoa prices may increase the risk of child labor.  Photo: UTZ

 A sharp decline in cocoa prices could put children at increased risk of child labor unless more is done, say the heads of UTZ and ICI.

Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana account for more than 60% of the world’s cocoa supply.  Photo: UTZ

Mondelēz signs deal with Côte d'Ivoire & Ghana deal to reduce cocoa deforestation

Stop the Traffik launches A Matter of Taste report. Picture: Stop the Traffik.

Nestlé comes out top in report assessing chocolate companies for their progress tackling child labor

Cocoa farmers are expected to see increased savings upon merger between UTZ and Rainforest Alliance. Photo: UTZ

UTZ and Rainforest Alliance merger to set cocoa sustainability standards

Divine Chocolate 100g bars. Picture: Divine Chocolate.

Divine Chocolate expands UK and global listings

Mondelēz affirms its commitment to climate change. Picture: Mondelēz.

Mondelēz reaffirms its commitment to climate change following Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris Agreement

RSPO-alternative standard Palm Done Right sees prospects within confectionery. Photo: PDR

Confectionery industry can go beyond RSPO palm standards, says Palm Done Right

Around 20% of Olam Cocoa's cocoa beans are currently sourced to its version of sustainability. ©iStock/AndreyGorulko

Olam Cocoa to source 100% sustainable beans by 2020

Co-op UK to support women's leadership program as cocoa in own label brands goes Fairtrade. Photo: Co-op

Co-op UK to source 100% Fairtrade cocoa under hybrid model for retailers

Olam Cocoa serves a variety of applications, including chocolate confectionery, biscuits and bakery.

Olam Cocoa unveils US innovation center

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