Environmental, Social & Governance

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Championing Business for Good.

As creators of positive emotions through the senses of taste and smell, we touch over four billion people around the world every day. In doing so, we strive for a positive impact  and advance our vision for a healthy planet and society.

To be a force for good as a responsible company, we focus on three key pillars at the heart of our business. Our sustainable future is shaped by clear and measurable action for people, nature and climate across our value chain. 

As we enter the United Nations Decade of Action, we continue to be guided by the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), which are embedded in our growth strategy.

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Our strategy

Addressing global challenges through Pathways to Positive

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People are at the heart of everything we do. We care for people from the farming communities in our supply chain, through our scientists and creators, to our customers and their consumers.


Nature is our inspiration and our driving force. Embracing nature means championing biodiversity all along our supply chain.


Global action is needed to address climate change. We are acting to minimize our impact on climate and aim to lead our industry towards a carbon neutral future. 

Sustainability Report

Discover our  Sustainability Report 2020 Pathways to Positive, and find out  how we have achieved our 5-year goals while accelerating our industry-leading environmental & social performance.

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Our Global Leadership & Accolades

Responsible sourcing

We work hand in hand with our suppliers to build a responsible and transparent supply chain, working for a positive impact on society and the planet.


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Responsible sourcing

Our partners

Through stakeholder dialogues and strategic partnerships, we seek to amplify and scale up positive impact.


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