Jacobs Douwe Egberts

At JDE, we are driven by our passion for coffee & tea, respect for the environment, and care for people. Our corporate responsibility program has three pillars: Common Grounds, Minimized Footprint, Connected People.

Statement of support

"For more than 265 years, we have been inspired by the belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee. Today our coffee & tea portfolio is available in over 140 countries around the world through iconic household names including: Jacobs, Tassimo, Moccona, Senseo, L’OR, Douwe Egberts, TiÓra, Super, Kenco, Pilao & Gevalia. At JDE, we are particularly concerned about the significant challenges facing coffee producers around the world and are committed to supporting them through our Common Grounds program that focuses on three pillars: Sustainability of Land, Equality of People and Prosperity of Farmers. We are proud to join the Sustainable Coffee Challenge and to collaborate with with the industry, international organizations, non-governmental organizations, and governments to jointly address priority sustainability issues in the coffee supply chain."

Actor
Roaster
Action Networks
Partner Since August 2019

Our Commitments

Working Towards 100% Responsibly Sourced Coffee & Tea by 2025

In partnership with: Suppliers, International Organizations, NGOs, Governments

Target date 2025
Countries targeted Africa, Asia, South America

Directly Reaching over 500,000 Coffee & Tea Smallholders by 2025

Target date 2025
Countries targeted Africa, Asia, South America

Investing 10 million Euros over 5 years to Improve Smallholder Farmers’ Access to Finance

In partnership with: Dutch Sustainable Trade Initiative IDH

Target date 2025
Countries targeted Africa, Asia, South America