Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Szczypta Swiata4 stars

Place, CountryOborniki Slaskie, Poland


Certified Productsyerba mate, coffee beans, coffee, cocoa powder, cocoa beansfair for life logo
Certification ProgrammeFair for Life - Social & Fair Trade Certification
Handling Operations
ChapterContent of the For Life - Corporate Social Responsibility ProgrammeNormRating
4.1.1Fair Trade Sourcing1821
4.1.2Support and Promotion of Fair Trade Producers and Products610
4.1.3Traceability and Product Handling2421
4.2.1Partnership and Favourable Trading Terms2831
4.2.2Fair for Life Pricing and Fair Trade Development Premiums1211
Total Score Handling Operations94
Points Reached Last Year (Handling Operations): 80
Social Impact
Social Impact & Special AchievementsSzczypta Świata is a family business driven by a mission to make the world a more equitable place. Mission is being put into practice by building a direct and fair long-term partnership with producers from the Global South and by educating consumers from the Global North while maintaining high standards and transparency in daily operations.

Pizca del Mundo is Szczypta Świata's brand of yerba mate, hot chocolate, coffee, cocoa powder and cocoa beans. Products are organic, Fair Trade and the highest quality. Major part of the assortment is imported directly from the producers from Latin America. Share of the products imported directly is constantly increasing. By finding rather small partners and visiting them in their countries Szczypta Świata's employees are able to connect to the producers better and in the end share a unique perspective with the customers.

The company is rising awareness of global issues through conducting numerous workshops, lectures and meetings promoting Fair Trade, responsible consumption and sustainable production. Working with school children, students and adults Szczypta Świata spreads the belief that every individual can shape the world they live in. By providing knowledge, involving in ongoing projects and introducing a fairly obtained products Szczypta Świata is giving consumers possibilities of a positive influence.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage107 %

Date of Certification
Last Update19.07.2017

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