Is it Groundhog Day? Another tired sustainability report from the owner of Folgers.

Revised on December 5, 2018

JM Smucker’s 2013 Corporate Sustainability Report offers nothing new on their coffee plans.

Revised on May 31, 2019

JM Smuckers, owner of Folgers and other grocery and convenience coffee brands, has a lousy sustainability record. Here’s an update on shareholder pressure to get with the program.

Revised on April 9, 2016

Let’s try this again

by JulieCraves on March 15, 2012

Shareholders will again propose that Smucker’s develop a coffee sustainability plan JM Smucker Co., owner of coffee brands including Folgers, Millstone, Kava, and Café Bustelo, is the fourth largest buyer […]

Revised on October 4, 2017

Smucker’s, owner of Folgers, Millstone, and Dunkin Donuts brands, is dead last among the major coffee corporations in sustainability reporting and certified coffee purchases. And that is saying something.

Revised on December 10, 2018

Folger’s says it is introducing a new roasting method that they say is “the biggest innovation since the launch of decaf”. Really, it allows them to continue to purchase, and encourage the farming of, low-quality cheap coffee beans.

Revised on December 5, 2018