“15 years ago, it was an inspiration for us to go through difficult times and see the light at the end of the tunnel. UTZ made us stronger, and connected to the world. Now it’s a critical mass that’s taking over, and it’s inspirational.” Reflections of the first UTZ coffee farmer in Colombia as we celebrate 15 years of UTZ.Continue reading
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“15 years ago, it was an inspiration for us to go through difficult times and see the light at the end of the tunnel. UTZ made us stronger, and connected to the world. Now it’s a critical mass that’s taking over, and it’s inspirational.” Reflections of the first UTZ coffee farmer in Colombia as we celebrate 15 years of UTZ.
Gina Largo, Head of Marketing and Sales Food at Delica: “You can make a difference in the hazelnut sector.”
Delica, Swiss supplier of coffee, hazelnuts and other food products to leading Swiss supermarket chain Migros, was one of the first companies to partner with UTZ’s hazelnut sustainability program. Gina Largo, Head of Marketing and Sales Food, explains why.
Meet Patricia Quijandría Díaz, UTZ country rep for Peru and Ecuador. We caught up with Patricia to chat coffee, cocoa and gender equality.
[Infographic] People, planet, profit – an easy way to communicate the benefits of sustainable sourcing
People, planet, profit – the 3Ps are a great way to explain the benefits of sustainable sourcing. Now we’re making things even clearer with a new infographic you can use in your communications.
Early June UTZ and the Rainforest Alliance announced to merge later this year. One stronger organization to maximize impact around the world. What does this mean for your business? We can imagine you have plenty of questions you want to ask. Here are the answers to 5 burning questions.
UTZ and the Rainforest Alliance have announced their intention to merge. As a truly global organization, we will have a greater reach and stronger voice, creating even more impact for farmers, communities, and our planet. And a greater ability to provide you with better services and solutions to your challenges.
Ever needed to summarize the impact of your sustainable sourcing strategy or why you’ve chosen to work with UTZ? Make it as simple as People, Planet, Profit.
Federico Giorgio Marrano from Nestlé Italy: “Sustainability is becoming one of the load-bearing values for all consumers.”
The launch of Perugina Nero products with the UTZ label in 2016 is one step further on Nestlé’s path towards sustainable cocoa in Italy. We talked to Federico Giorgio Marrano, Confectionery Marketing Manager at Nestlé Italy about the launch and what it means for them.
When you partner with UTZ, there’s a lot you can be doing to tell your sustainability story. In our three step guide, we explain how the UTZ wheel helps you pinpoint your company’s unique sustainability angle and how you can make use of our resources to add weight to your story and strengthen your messaging.
Don’t know how to quickly explain what UTZ is to colleagues or consumers? It’s now easier than ever! The UTZ wheel breaks down the UTZ program in one bold graphic and nine bite-sized videos.