Olam has acquired Indonesia’s largest cocoa processor, in a move to capitalise on surging cocoa powder consumption in Asia. Read more
Mondelēz International has extended its Cocoa Life global cocoa sustainability initiative to Brazil, to ensure the sustainable supply of cocoa in its supply chain. Read more
The government of Colombia has partnered with cocoa producers to eliminate deforestation from the country’s cocoa supply chain by 2020. Read more
Bühler has invested in its recently opened cocoa application facility in Jakarta, Indonesia, adding a new cocoa application laboratory to the facility. Read more
The Hershey Company has created a new sustainable cocoa programme, and the company will invest up to $500 million by 2030 to help support the scheme. Read more
Mondelēz has committed to using only sustainable cocoa in the production of its Oreo biscuits from the end of March onwards. Read more
Lindt & Sprüngli has announced it will invest $32m to expand the production capacity of its cocoa mass factory in Olten, Switzerland. Read more
Cargill has published an update to its sustainable cocoa sourcing strategy to align with the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Read more
Without investment in sustainable production, the future of the cocoa industry is uncertain, according to Euromonitor. Read more
Mondelēz International will work with the governments of Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire to reduce deforestation in West Africa. Read more
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