February 08, 2012
Hershey's Child Labor: Chocolate Company To Source Independently Certified Cocoa By End of 2012
Reports of Hershey's using child labor in its cocoa fields have been widespread, and the publicity hasn't been kind. In the past year, the Raise The Bar campaign, aimed at calling attention to Hershey's child labor issues, has been putting pressure on the company to change its supply chain practices. Many of the efforts fell on deaf ears but recently it sounds like the chocolate company finally started listening.
Posted by cat at 08:04 PM