The Hershey Co. has issued its latest Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report, titled “Shared Goodness.” In the report we see that Hershey made continued progress through a range of efforts supporting the company’s commitment to responsible sourcing, ingredient transparency, simple ingredients and environmental sustainability.
Some of the highlights include: – Sourced 50 percent of cocoa used globally from certified, sustainable sources.
- Added a fifth Learn to Grow program which will train an additional 8,000 cocoa farmers on sustainable, modern farming to increase family incomes and improve community well-being.
- Published a pulp and paper policy to help prevent deforestation.
You can download the full report here.