the CANDIDATE's voice

⚖️ Fair benefits distribution: through the certification FairTrade, stable prices are guaranteed directly to producers, facilitated pre-financing and long-term purchase contracts

🔍 Maximum transparency: we have decided to make the origin of the raw materials of the products available on our website and the country where the production plant is located

🌳Coop contributes in its own sphere of activity to the adoption of a model of sustainable development which preserves the natural resources and the environment for the benefit of future generations and the communities in which it operates

the public opinion

PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT

Sito ufficiale: Coop considers the environmental protection a primary duty. Contributes in its own sphere of activity, to the adoption of a model of sustainable development that, while ensuring the satisfaction of consumers' needs, at the same time safeguard natural resources and the environment for the benefit for future generations as well as the communities in which it operates. For this Coop commits itself to the verification of its activities and those of the suppliers of coop products, so that they are in harmony with environment ,as far as the technologies available and the economic sustainability of the interventions allow it.1

RESPECT FOR WORKERS

Sito ufficiale: The line Solidal Coop guarantees the equitable sharing of benefits: food and non-food items and products purchased in developing countries, without the need for intermediaries. It intends to offer opportunities for autonomous development to producers at a disadvantage. Through the certification FairTrade, producers a are guaranteed stable prices, preferential pre-financing and long term purchase contracts. FairTrade promotes biodiversity, the variety of national productions and the value of local traditions by promoting the diffusion of products with a lower social and environmental impact.1

TRACEABILITY

Sito ufficiale: Maximum transparency with partners and consumers, Coop has decided to make available on the official website, the origin of the raw materials of COOP brand products.Using the search field, the origin of the raw materials is found, usually the first two ingredients that appear on the label or otherwise those that define its characteristics. To offer a complete information besides the origin of the ingredients, is also indicated the country where the production plant is located.1

CORPORATE FORM

Coop Italia, Cooperative company

HEAD OFFICE

Italy

PRICE RANGE

Medium