Nestlé Embraces Fair-Trade Chocolate for KitKat in U.K.

Swiss food giant Nestlé SA, the world’s largest food manufacturer will begin using fair-trade chocolate to make KitKats in the U.K., original home to the chocolate biscuit. Fair trade commerce is increasingly important to British consumers, who support farmers receiving a guaranteed minimum price as well as extra support for social and environmentally beneficial programs. via Wall Street Journal

Plans to use fair-trade chocolate in U.K. KitKats mark one of the biggest fair-trade launches in the country.