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Löfbergs praised for sustainability work

Press Release   •   Jul 17, 2013 08:09 GMT

Löfbergs is one of Sweden's 10 best role models in the sustainability field - this according to a survey that was presented during the Almedalen Week in Sweden. 200 sustainability experts were given the opportunity to give their opinion on companies that are in the forefront, and Löfbergs is one of them.

- It is great to see our sustainability work being noticed. These are matters that we work integrated with and in a long-term perspective, and it produces results, says Eva Eriksson, sustainability manager at Löfbergs.

A long-term perspective and the sustainability work being an integrated part of business models, strategies etc. are, according to the survey, the most important characteristics for the most successful companies. Communication and an involved management are two other important pieces.

The survey was conducted by the management company Allies and was presented in Almedalen on Thursday. Besides Löfbergs, H&M, Ikea, Max Hamburgare, Patagonia, Saltå Kvarn, Skanska, Unilever and Volvo were also recognized as the best role models. 

For more information:
Eva Eriksson, Sustainability Manager, Löfbergs, telephone: +46 (0) 54-14 01 23

Photo: Daniel Steinholtz, adviser at Allies, presents the award to Eva Eriksson, sustainability manager at Löfbergs. 


Löfbergs is one of the largest family-owned coffee roasters in the Nordic countries. The company has 280 employees and a turnover of SEK 1.5 billion. The head office is situated in Karlstad, Sweden and the company has its own roasting-houses in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Latvia. The company was founded in 1906 and is today one of the world's largest importers of ecological and Fairtrade labelled coffee. Löfbergs also owns the tea brand Kobbs.

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