Sustainably Produced

Once the raw materials arrive at our factories, our fully committed employees do everything to produce premium chocolate products. Responsible behavior towards our employees, the environment, and the communities we live and work in is part of our corporate culture.

Apart from high-quality materials and state-of-the art machines, Lindt & Sprüngli requires dedicated employees and respect for the environment. Lindt & Sprüngli is working continuously on reducing the use of valuable energy and water. Special attention is paid to the constant reduction of greenhouse gas emissions through programs at production sites and by optimizing transport routes of ingredients and end products. To ensure that the company’s employees are guaranteed a safe working environment and are satisfied in their jobs, programs for health and safety, as well as regular employee surveys, build the basis for continuous improvement. Lindt & Sprüngli is engaged in many local initiatives and committed to responsible business conduct. Our Group Policies define our global requirements, while the different subsidiaries are responsible for the implementation of environmental measures or employee activities.

Reducing our environmental impact

The Lindt & Sprüngli’s environmental policy includes the consideration of environmental impacts in investment decisions, the environmental improvement of packaging material, as well as the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, energy consumption, waste volume and wastewater. To anchor environmental protection, each Lindt & Sprüngli group company is assigned one representative to manage environmental impacts. Internal environmental key figures measuring and reporting was introduced for all producing companies in 1999 and has been refined since.

Find out more about our greenhouse gas emissions, our water consumption, and our material efficiency.

Providing an attractive and safe working environment

Employees are our biggest and most treasured capital. High performing, diverse and passionate employees are a key success factor for Lindt & Sprüngli.

Lindt & Sprüngli encourages, recognizes and rewards individual innovation, personal initiative and leadership throughout the organization. Respect for individuality, trust and fair play characterize our working relationships. Teamwork across all disciplines, business segments and regions is essential when creating a company whose employees foster each other’s mutual success. Our Credo and Business Code of Conduct set the basis for our work culture of respect, trust, and fair play.

Find out more about our employee satisfaction, health & safety, and employee development.

Acting as a good corporate citizen

Lindt & Sprüngli understands the company as a corporate citizen and contributes to overcoming today’s challenges in society. Our financial, in-kind, and time donations for communities contribute to local development around our Group.

Find out more about our responsible business conduct, anti-corruption measures and philanthropy.