Today, we are celebrating the grand opening of our first chocolate factory in Indonesia: In addition to our two cocoa factories in Bandung and Makassar we are expanding our presence in Indonesia with a new chocolate factory in Gresik to supply chocolate to our customer GarudaFood. Read more: http://ow.ly/sCKW304QmUy
As announced in June 2015, Barry Callebaut entered into a long-term outsourcing agreement with GarudaFood Group, one of the largest food and beverage companies in Indonesia, which involves the supply of at least 10,000 tonnes of compound chocolate per year to GarudaFood as well as the set-up of Barry Callebaut’s own operations.
Vanilla is a key ingredient for us when making chocolate. Today we announced a novel project empowering vanilla farmers in the world's key area when it comes to vanilla, Madagascar. Read why we are bringing in our vast cocoa knowledge into this joint project with Prova, one of the world's premier manufacturers of vanilla extracts and flavors - read why together with Prova we are introducing cocoa farming in Madagascar's vanilla production: http://ow.ly/A6SL304mWSb.
3 years ago we celebrated the inauguration of our joint cocoa factory with PT Comextra Majora in Makassar, Indonesia. These days our colleagues celebrated the anniversary! Happy Birthday!
Read here our initial inaugration announcement: http://bddy.me/2czDiKy
#InterestingReading #HarvardBusinessReview: Companies don't operate in isolation. The 5 elements needed to collaborate on 'Shared Value' - with CocoaAction as one example: http://bddy.me/2cmksJP
We are proud to be a member of CocoaAction and contribute to increase agricultural productivity and support communities in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana!
We just received an honor for our "HORIZONS" sustainability program in the USA.
“This recognition will not only promote our efforts in sustainability, but also drive further innovations around environmental protection across all segments of the baking field,” says Seema Kedia, marketing manager, Food Manufacturers Products for Barry Callebaut USA.
Read more: http://ow.ly/phVa303PjCG