The Barry Callebaut Group announces the publication of its Cocoa Sustainability Report 2013/14. This year’s report illustrates the company’s initiatives to improve the livelihoods of cocoa farmers through sustainable cocoa farming practices and to address the basic health and education needs of cocoa communities.
Sustainability Report 2013/14 highlights new milestones in making cocoa farming more sustainable
Barry Callebaut Opens First Chocolate Factory in Chile
The Barry Callebaut Group today announced its new chocolate factory in Santiago de Chile went on stream. The factory will produce liquid chocolate and compounds for a variety of regional food manufacturers and confectionery companies located in Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and Peru.
Standard & Poor’s Revised Outlook of Barry Callebaut To Stable On Improved Credit Metrics
Barry Callebaut Group announced today that Standard & Poor’s Rating Services (S&P) revised its outlook to stable from negative and affirmed the 'BB+' long-term corporate rating of Barry Callebaut AG.
Chocolate decorations by Barry Callebaut support Quality Partner Program: Chocolate Masters™ Goes Sustainable
Chocolate Masters™, part of the Barry Callebaut Group and known as the specialist in the production and sale of chocolate and cocoa-based decorations, now fully supports the Quality Partner Program (QPP) for its entire product portfolio.
9-month sales FY 2013/14 - Cocoa Acquisition Drives Strong Volume Expansion
Juergen Steinemann, said: “I am satisfied with our third-quarter volume growth which was driven by the acquired cocoa business, emerging markets and our Gourmet business. As we continued to focus on increasing our product margins, we concentrated on selective growth in developed markets. While the cocoa powder market remains challenging, we are very satisfied with the integration of the acquired cocoa business.”