Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Rapunzel Naturkost GmbH - FL5 stars

Place, CountryLegau, Germany

Contactwww.rapunzel.de, info@rapunzel.de

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Certification ProgrammeFor Life - Social Responsibility Certification
Performance Rating
ChapterContent of the For Life - Corporate Social Responsibility ProgrammeMaximumRating
1Core Principles and Values44
2Commitment to and Management of CSR Policy3017
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions252176
4Respect of the Environment8063
5Local Development and Community Relations118
6Trading and Supply chain relations2617
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer108
9Managing Certification and Performance2522
Total Score Performance Rating315
Certification for corporate social responsibility
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsRAPUNZEL Naturkost is one of the leading processors and distributors of high–quality organic food products in Germany. The organic raw materials are sourced from approximately 250 suppliers from around the world. The product range comprises more than 550 RAPUNZEL brand name products such as muesli, nut spreads, dried fruits etc.

Rapunzel focuses on establishing direct and long-term commercial relationships with its suppliers.
The Rapunzel HAND IN HAND fair trade program was established in 1992 as the first fair trade program exclusively certifying organic products. HAND IN HAND suppliers produce raw materials based on the Rapunzel fair trade criteria. The HAND IN HAND program including Rapunzel’s fair trade practices is audited and certified biannually by Ecocert IMO.
In addition, Rapunzel sources organic raw materials certified according to other fair trade standards such as Fair for Life. Rapunzel additionally has been working directly with organic farmers in Turkey for several decades, establishing and maintaining long-term direct and fair relationships with farmers and guaranteeing exceptionally high social standards for employees at the processing unit of Rapunzel Organik Tarim.

With the Fair for Life certification Rapunzel seeks to actively develop the market for organic and fair trade products. This way, Rapunzel aims to improve the living conditions of the farmers and workers as well as the development of the surrounding communities.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage84 %

Date of Certification
Last Update16.08.2021

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