Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Original Food GmbH - KaffaWerkstatt - FL4 stars

Place, CountryKriens, Switzerland

Contactwww.originalfood.ch, office@originalfood.ch

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Certification ProgrammeFor Life - Social Responsibility Certification
Performance Rating
ChapterContent of the For Life - Corporate Social Responsibility ProgrammeMaximumRating
1Core Principles and Values44
2Commitment to and Management of CSR Policy2317
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions224145
4Respect of the Environment7858
5Local Development and Community Relations116
6Trading and Supply chain relations148
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer106
9Managing Certification and Performance2521
Total Score Performance Rating265
Certification for corporate social responsibility
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsOriginal Food GmbH has been founded in 2005 in order to import, process and market sustainable products, especially wild-grown coffee from Ethiopia, but also chocolate and tea. Their primary products are produced according to environmentally friendly, ethical and socially responsible standards. Since 2015 Original Food is running its own production unit, the KaffaWerkstatt roastery in Switzerland. They create long-term sources of income for small farmers by the sustainable use of their natural resources, especially the rainforest. Therefore, they contribute actively to improve the living conditions of producers and to conserve natural resources and biodiversity. They stand for natural and high-quality products, fair and long-term partnerships with all participants along the entire value chain.
As a social entrepreneur, they are committed to strengthen ethical sourcing practices and high social responsibility in the present as well as in the future.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage70 %

Date of Certification
Last Update03.07.2023

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