Transparency awards this certification to companies that meet the highest levels of organizational transparency, measured by its 6 Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). According to Transparency, Certified Transparent Companies "meet the highest standards of verified transparency, accountability and trust."
"Consumers today are devoted to transparent companies like Vosges Haut-Chocolat that prioritize an exceptional customer experience with ethical and sustainable sourcing and trust," said Paul Pagnato, chairman and founder of Transparency. "We are proud to certify Vosges as the very first confectionary company, with recognized clarity to their commitments."
Vosges Haut-Chocolat operates across a set of transparent core values, harnessing the power of storytelling to open minds, spirits and palates through chocolate while inspiring people to interact with the world in a more loving way.
"We are deeply committed to transparency in our culture, from sharing our authentic story to ensuring that our front-end intentions match our back-end operations," said Vosges founder and chocolatier Katrina Markoff. "Approaching our work as a Certified Transparent Company is a reaffirmation of all we are here to do with impact and purpose."