Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli AG
Industry Group: Food Products
Swiss-based Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Spruengli is a manufacturer of premium chocolate. Key brands include Lindt, Lindor, Ghirardelli, Russell Stover, Whitman's, and Caffarel. In its largest-ever acquisition, the company bought U.S.-based Russell Stover in September 2014. It derives the bulk of its sales from Europe (46% of its consolidated base) but also competes in North America (41%) and the rest of the world (13%). The company operates 11 manufacturing plants in Europe and the United States. Its distribution network includes 500 own stores.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Food Products 64 out of 622
Global Universe 6561 out of 15622
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|Company||ESG Risk Rating||Industry Rank|
|17 out of 622|
|Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli AG||
|64 out of 622|
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Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli AG's Exposure is Medium
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Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli AG's Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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