We’re proud to announce that BRC Global Standards have once again awarded us with the AA grade for their GFSI recognized BRC Certification, with the added FSMA Module. We understand that these certifications may be unfamiliar to you...so, we’re here to explain! Keep reading to learn more about the importance of this certification and how SAMBAZON is one of only two food companies in Brazil to receive this score!
SAMBAZON is committed to achieving 100% plant based and post consumer recycled (PCR) retail packaging by 2025. We have a dedicated team and invested resources to test new materials and technologies that can be composted with a goal of working towards 100% plant-based or recyclable packaging. Keep reading to learn about our our product packaging facts!
Sambazon’s Biodiversity Research Shows How Fair Trade and Organic Certified Açaí Can Help Preserve the Rainforest
Sambazon Inc offered a $35,000 grant for a biodiversity study of the wild harvest Açaí environment held under our Fair Trade Certification in the Amapá region of Brazil! Learn all about our grant recipient, Dr. Gabriel Damasco, and his findings here.
Sambazon is the first Certified Organic and Fair Trade Açaí company in the world. We actually helped develop the initial rules that govern the standard in partnership with one of the largest international certification agencies, Ecocert, in 2008. To date, we’ve donated about $800,000 to fund Fair Trade projects in Brazil: from farmers/families support, to health, education, water and sanitation, and infrastructure projects in the Amazon Rainforest. Keep reading to learn more!
When Sambazon founders Ryan and Jeremy Black learned about young Ryan Hickman and his mission to clean up the planet, they knew they wanted Sambazon to help. We are now proud to share that Sambazon has helped Ryan reach and surpass his goal of ONE MILLION cans recycled. Keep reading to learn more about the story, where the proceeds are going and what you can do to help our planet!