What we eat today can change our tomorrow
On 25 September 2015, the 193 member countries of the United Nations signed the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, a plan of 17 global goals, including many linked to the current food models such as fighting hunger, poverty, access to education and climate change. This is why we chose to take action.
3,200+ tonnes of products donated to people in need.
Good health and well-being
Since 2010, 491 product reformulations, of which 3 in 2022, reducing fat, saturated fat, salt and/or sugar content or increasing fibre.
40 new products without added sugar, rich in fibre, wholegrain or made with pulses.
New Nutrition and Wellbeing KPIs to define the recipes of products.
Over 65,000 children involved in ViviSmart and Giocampus, a recreational educational pathway for primary schools and families.
About 300 children have access to education, thanks to the school built in the Ivory Coast.
The unjustified pay gap for all Barilla people has been eliminated.
38% of Barilla executives and managers are women.
Affordable and clean energy
64% of the purchased electricity comes from renewable sources with GO certificates.
Decent work and economic growth
The continued commitment to make the working environment more inclusive and attentive to the balance between private and professional life.
Over 130,000 hours of training provided to Barilla people and an investment of 4 million to help their professional growth.
Promoted the development of 18 ERGs (Employee Resource Groups): interest groups created by employees, centred around specific types of diversity.
Barilla: the first Italian company to win the Catalyst Award for the enhancement of female talent and inclusion in the workplace.
Industry, innovation and infrastructure
98% of the Italian company cars converted to hybrid or plug-in hybrid vehicles with integrated combustion engine and electric motor.
About 35,000 fewer trucks on the roads, thanks to projects aimed at encouraging rail transport.
Decent work and economic growth
Over 3,200,000 Euro donated to communities.
AgriBosco is here: an area of 23 hectares where sustainable agriculture coexists with nature, thanks to the collaboration with Legambiente and AzzeroCO2.
Responsible consumption and production
9,000 + farms involved in sustainable farming projects that concern the main raw materials.
67% of raw materials purchased from sustainable supply chains.
2 Charters for the sustainable cultivation of common wheat: Carta del Mulino and Harrys Charter.
Manifesto del Grano Duro (Durum Wheat Manifesto): a set of commitments for a better and more responsible durum wheat supply chain.
Basil Charter to define sustainable basil farming practices.
100% of eggs from free-range hens.
CO2eq emissions per tonne of finished product reduced by 32% (since 2010) and Science-Based Targets initiative signed (SBTi).
2 brand Carbon Neutral with total CO2eq compensation: Wasa and GranCereale.
Water consumption reduced by 24% in plants per tonne of finished product (from 2010).
99.7% of product packaging is designed to be recycled.
99+% of the paper and cardboard from virgin fiber from responsibly managed forests.
Over 88% of the waste produced was sent to recycling and energy recovery
Life on land
Zero tests of raw materials and products on animals, directly or indirectly.
Support for the protection of biodiversity thanks to Carta del Mulino and Carta del Basilico.
Partnership for the goals
The results achieved were possible thanks to dialogue and constant
discussion with the stakeholders in the supply chain, with the academic, scientific, non-profit world and with institutions, at national and international level.
Our way of doing business
Every day we commit to bringing ever tastier, safer products, with a more balanced nutritional profile, to tables around the world: and we are convinced that what makes our products good is also the care we take to improve and innovate our production processes to reduce the impact on the planet.
Good food builds stronger communities.
Stronger communities grow a better future.