Green & Black's new UK chocolate bar will be neither organic nor Fairtrade. Founded in 1991 as a…
Green & Black’s new UK chocolate bar will be neither organic nor Fairtrade.
Founded in 1991 as a pioneering organic brand, Green & Black’s is famous for its Classic bars, which have “organic” displayed prominently on wrappers under the company’s logo. But bars going on sale in UK supermarkets this month makes no such claim. The Fairtrade logo has also been ditched as the cocoa beans for the range have been sourced via a certification scheme called Cocoa Life.
Craig Sams, one of the co-founders of Green & Black’s weighs in: