awarded B Corporation certificate.
chocolatiers, Valrhona, have been awarded a prestigious B Corporation
certificate, after meeting exacting standards, and proving their business worth
in the social and environmental impact of their cocoa production.
join an illustrious collection of businesses and High St names like The Body
Shop, Innocent and Ben & Jerry’s, in achieving the award.
80,000 that have been evaluated, only 3,400 companies, spread across 71
countries and 150 industries, currently hold the B Corporation certificate,
which legally requires them to consider the impact of their decisions on
customers, suppliers, communities and the environment, as well as their
businesses meet the highest standards of verified social and environmental
Alzial, CEO of Valrhona said “Valrhona has been engaged in the responsible
transformation of its economic and organizational model for several years. The
company (Valrhona) is working toward a just and sustainable cacao sector, takes
care of the planet and pushes boundaries in gastronomy so that it is more
scored an impressive 88.3 points in the evaluation, whose average score is
humble beginnings in 1922, Valrhona is today one of the leading producers of
high-quality chocolate in the world.
with more than 80 cocoa plantations in 22 countries, Valrhona works direct with
the producers & farmers, which ensures quality and maintains checks on
growing conditions and methods of harvesting.
years, Valrhona has continued to identify and select the best varieties of
cocoa tree across the globe. Building and re-affirming partnerships with the
farmers themselves, in selected cocoa producing countries. They even create new
plantations where rare species of cocoa grow, saving some from possible
Valrhona range of single origin & single estate chocolate bars is
exceptional, as are their Equinox enrobed nut & fruit selections, not
forgetting their very popular carres – tasting boxes containing a selection of
different single origin dark chocolate bars.
chefs and home baking enthusiasts, are also well provided for with their range
of superior couvertures (cooking chocolates), in their signature oval callets
(chips), featuring some of their most notable single origin cocoas, for truly
decadent desserts and hand-made chocolates.
Trading Co is pleased to work closely with Valrhona and stock their range of
luxury chocolate bars, Equinox range, Grand Crus chocolate gift boxes and
couvertures, which are all available to order online.
Corporation certificate is well deserved. Chocolate Trading Co' sincerest congratulations go out to