Barry Callebaut achieves traceability of a third of its global cocoa volume

SWITZERLAND – The Swiss cocoa and chocolate company, Barry Callebaut has said that it has established traceability for a third of its global cocoa volume, bringing it closer to achieving its ambitious cocoa sustainability goals. […]

Barry Callebaut’s first quarter sales volume driven by 3.7% rise in revenue

SWITZERLAND – Barry Callebaut’s revenue in the first quarter increased by 3.7% to US$1.91 billion driven by accelerated sales volume which rose 1.7% compared to the previous fiscal. According to the company statement, the business […]

Barry Callebaut sources 44% of cocoa beans in supply chain sustainably, report

SWITZERLAND – Barry Callebaut’s new Forever Chocolate sustainability report shows that 44% of cocoa beans and other ingredients inits supply chain are sourced sustainably. The Forever Chocolate Progress Report highlights sustainability initiatives undertaken by the […]

Barry Callebaut appoints Isabelle Esser Chief Human Resources Officer

SWITZERLAND – World’s leading chocolate and cocoa producer,Barry Callebaut has appointed Isabelle Esser as Chief Human Resources Officer and member of the executive committee effective February 1, 2019. She will work to ensure a constructive […]

Barry Callebaut forms partnerships for slave-free cocoa sourcing

NETHERLANDS – Barry Callebaut, Dutch supermarket chain, Albert Heijn and the Dutch confectionery company Tony’s Chocolonely have formed a strategic partnership to set chocolate industry standards with an aim to end child labour and slavery […]

Barry Callebaut and Garudafood extends supply partnership in Indonesia

INDONESIA – Barry Callebaut, one of the world’s largest cocoa producer has signed a long-term agreement with food and beverage company, Garudafood, extending their supply partnership in Indonesia. As part of the agreement, Barry Callebaut […]

Barry Callebaut signs long-term supply agreement with Burton’s Biscuit Company

UK – The Barry Callebaut Group, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, has signed an agreement with Burton’s Biscuit Company, the UK’s second biggest biscuit manufacturer, for the long-term supply of […]

Barry Callebaut reports 6.9% sales growth in first 9 months of FY 2017/18

USA – Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, has reported grew its sales volume by 6.9% to 1.5 million tonnes in the first 9 months of fiscal year 2017/18. […]

Barry Callebaut partners with Ghana and Ivory Coast for sustainable cocoa production

GHANA – Barry Callebaut, one of the world’s largest cocoa producers and grinders has signed a letter of intent with Ghana and Ivory Coast to clear and replant trees infected with swollen-shoot virus disease in […]