Corporate Policies and Global Sourcing

Hershey Trading GmbH works in accordance with progressive sourcing policies designed to ensure safe and quality ingredients whose production complies with the highest ethical standards. 

Hershey Trading GmbH is dedicated to a sustainable supply chain, and we contribute to a long history of safe and high-quality consumer products.

Human Rights

Our human rights policy outlines our commitment to respect human rights throughout our value chain.

We are committed to complying with the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act of 2010, as well as the United Kingdom Modern Slavery Act. As part of our commitment to Good Business practices, we constantly strive to ensure our supply chains are responsibly managed.

Human Rights PolicySlavery and Human Trafficking Statement


Our business relies on ingredients that come from a healthy earth. Our environmental policy outlines our commitment to reducing our environmental impact and how all of us at Hershey share the responsibility for achieving our goals.

Environmental Policy

Responsible Palm Oil Sourcing Policy

We are committed to responsible and sustainable palm oil sourcing.

Responsible Palm Oil Sourcing Policy

Supplier Code of Conduct

The Hershey Company has a long history of operating with high ethical standards and integrity. We have done this by balancing our strong desire for profitable growth with our commitments to our various stakeholders, including our employees, shareholders, consumers and the communities in which we operate.


Hershey’s Supplier Code of Conduct outlines our standards and expectations with respect to key areas of corporate social responsibility. Our goal is to work with suppliers and vendors to assure compliance with these requirements. Interested parties can view Hershey's Supplier Code of Conduct.

Download the Supplier Code of Conduct






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