Whittakers have been making chocolate in New Zealand since 1896.
|J.H. Whittaker & Sons, Ltd||NZL||website|
|J.H. Whittaker & Sons, Ltd|
Brands have received 'GREEN' rating in Greenpeace NZ's GE Free Food Guide, signifying that company has given written assurance that they are not using GE ingredients anywhere in the food chain, including animal feed.
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This company sells Fairtrade Certified chocolate. However this only represents a fraction of their total chocolate sales.
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This company has signed up to the World Cocoa Foundation's frameworks to combat deforestation in Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana, signifying commitments on forest protection and restoration, and sustainable cocoa production and farmer livelihoods.
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This company is a member of the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), an international membership organization representing more than 100 member companies across the cocoa value chain. WCF is committed to creating a sustainable cocoa economy through economic & social development and environmental stewardship in cocoa-growing communities.
[Source 2019][More on Multi-Stakeholder Initiatives]
|Company Structure||Family-owned Private Company|