B Impact Report

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Lotus Foods

Specialty Rice
Certified Since: February, 2012
Location: Richmond, California, United States
Sector: Wholesale/Retail

Overall B Impact Scoreinfo_outline

99.0

The B Impact Scores are being compared against all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

Since 1995, Lotus Foods has been partnering in fair trade with small family farmers around the world who are growing rice sustainably and preserving rice biodiversity. The company’s intent and vision is not only to help rice farmers earn a living wage but to bring healthier rice choices to consumers. A small company with a big mission, Lotus Foods has emerged as a leader in the specialty rice category, and made a big difference in the quality of life of its family farm suppliers. Lotus Foods organic, heirloom and more sustainably grown rices are distinguished by their terroir and treasured for their distinctive cooking qualities, taste, texture, aroma, color and nutritional value. Lotus Foods provides consumers with new choices by offering a rare collection of rice that is the high value alternative to commodity and other standard rice currently available from domestic growers and other importers.

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