Ethical Sourcing

We know our supply chain inside out, bringing you unique sustainably produced coffees from around the world.

We work with over 300,000 farmers across nearly 30 countries to ensure we’re producing the best coffee possible, in the most ethical way.

  1. Farmer Support
    We’re investing in farmer communities to help develop responsible growing methods and ensure a sustainable supply of quality coffee.

  2. Our Coffee
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    99% of our coffee is ethically sourced and accredited by Conservation International under our CAFÉ Practices programme.

  3. Our Tea
    We support projects that help improve the livelihoods for our TEAVANA tea producers.

  4. Our Cocoa
    Our approach to cocoa buying is designed to ensure a long-term supply of high-quality, ethically sourced cocoa.

  5. Our Store Products
    When we purchase products for our stores, we evaluate our suppliers for their commitment to social responsibility too.