– professional federation of nine French unions in the grocery and specialized nutrition trades. Lindt & Sprüngli France participates as a general member.
• Bundesverband der Deutschen Süsswarenindustrie (BDSI)
– trade organization for the German confectionary industry. Representatives of Lindt & Sprüngli Germany sit on non-executive working groups and sub-committees.
– association of Swiss chocolate manufacturers. The CEO of Lindt Switzerland serves as a member of management; the Head of HR of Lindt & Sprüngli Switzerland serves as President of the Commission for Personnel Matters.
• Club der Confiserien
– joint initiative of German confectionery retailers and premium suppliers. Head of Trade Marketing/ Specialized Trade/ Direct Sales for Lindt & Sprüngli Germany serves as a member of the Board of Directors.
• Confindustria Varese
– association of Italian enterprises. Lindt & Sprüngli Italy participates as a general member.
• Deutsche Industrie- und Handelskammer (IHK)
– German chamber of commerce and industry. Lindt & Sprüngli Germany participates as a general member.
• Institut de liaisons des entreprises de consommation (ILEC)
– association of French FMCG manufacturers and brands. Lindt & Sprüngli France participates as a general member.
• National Confectioners Association
– trade organization for the US confectionary industry. Lindt & Sprüngli USA, Russel Stover, and Ghirardelli participate as general members. The CEO of Ghirardelli serves as a member of the Board of Directors; the VP of R&D and Quality of Ghirardelli serves as a member of the Chocolate Counsel.
– association of brand companies in the consumer goods sector in Switzerland. The CEO of Lindt & Sprüngli Switzerland serves as a member of the Board of Directors.
• Unione Italiana Food
– association of Italian food product categories.
• Wirtschaftskammer Österreich WKO
– Austrian chamber of commerce. Lindt & Sprüngli Austria participates as a general member.
• World Federation of Advertisers (WFA)
– global organization representing marketers. Lindt & Sprüngli International participates as a general member and participates in projects or committees.