Sustainability approach

Lindt & Sprüngli is committed to manage sustainability impacts emerging from its operations along the entire value chain.

We follow a continuous progress approach, where we want to improve our performance step by step. With this in mind, we continuously strive to advance our contribution to a sustainable future, with a focus on the most material issues along the value chain. Progress along a set of key performance indicators is continuously measured. In our materiality analysis, we identified 28 most relevant issues along the Lindt & Sprüngli value chain – sourcing, production, and consumption. Lindt & Sprüngli continuously increases its efforts and activities with a focus on these material issues.

Quality Check Raw Materials-Lindt & Sprüngli

Lindt & Sprüngli material sustainability issues along the value chain

Sustainability Strategy-Lindt & Sprüngli

The significance Lindt & Sprüngli attaches to responsible corporate behavior is reflected in different group policies and our sustainability strategy, which define the way Lindt & Sprüngli is doing business. 

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All company policies are guided by the principles anchored in the Group Credo. These policies cover our commitment in the areas of workplace health & safety, ethical business conduct, supplier conduct as well as environmental protection.

Corporate Policies-Lindt & Sprüngli

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We report on a yearly basis about the progress made with regard to corporate sustainability: The sustainability report is published to provide stakeholders with comprehensive information about Lindt & Sprüngli goals, measures and progress. All facts and figures cover the Lindt & Sprüngli Group. Where not otherwise stated, the facts and figures cover all production, distribution, and marketing sites as well as regional Lindt & Sprüngli offices.

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