McDonald’s

An update on McDonald’s coffee sustainability efforts.

Slave labor in your cup

by JulieCraves on March 7, 2016

The British newspaper The Guardian published an article this week, “Nestlé admits slave labour risk on Brazil coffee plantations.”  The subtitle sums it up: “Nestlé and Jacobs Douwe Egberts say […]

Revised on November 17, 2017

McDonald’s to promote their coffee sustainability efforts.

Revised on November 17, 2017

McDonald’s buys more eco-certified coffee and has a stronger commitment to coffee sustainability than most big coffee companies.

Revised on March 1, 2015

Getting coffee at a fast food chain is not the path to uplifting farmers, preserving the environment, or even appreciating great coffee. That being said, if I had to do it, my conclusion is that I’d feel least guilty getting a cup of coffee at McDonald’s than at other big fast food chains.

Revised on November 29, 2016