As members of Sedex (Supplier Ethical Data Exchange), we’ve long recognised the benefits of using ethically and sustainably sourced raw materials. All of our bulk palm oil is purchased from sustainable, segregated sources and we have been members of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) since 2006.
RSPO Certificate Number: 4-0016-06-000-00 BMT-RSPO-000042
Our cocoa based products are only sourced from suppliers that are members of the ICI (International Cocoa Initiative) or the WCF (World Cocoa Foundation), organisations which work to ensure the ethical responsibility and environmental sustainability of the industry, respectively.
We use 100% barn or free-range eggs, sourced from suppliers which maintain traceable auditing processes for reassurance and wherever possible, we actively look to source locally produced ingredients for our products.
Our mission is to reduce the total amount of packaging we use and to ensure that all of our packaging becomes 100% recyclable.
Where we do need to use plastic trays to ensure the quality of our products, Burton's are committed to switching from black plastic to clear plastic by the end of 2020. Clear plastic is more widely recycled in the UK.
Over 80% of our corrugated cases are manufactured using recycled corrugated liners. We continue to work with our corrugated suppliers to increase the usage of recycled materials.
Burton's supports local industries and communities by sourcing the majority of its packaging from UK & Ireland based suppliers.
Burton’s Biscuit Company is committed to providing high quality products which excite and delight our customers, shoppers and consumers, whilst being part of a balanced diet
We are focused on supporting the consumer health and wellness agenda in everything we do, and are category leading in delviering sugar reduction and portion controlacross our range of brande biscuits."
Detailing nutritional information and recommended serving sizes to help consumers make informed choices.
Reviewing our recipes to ensure our products form part of a balanced diet.
We are proud to use absolutely no hydrogenated fats, and continue to explore ways of reducing saturated fat levels in our products.
Actively working towards meeting 2012 Department of Health guidance levels on salt consumption.
Burton’s Biscuit Company is in support of the Public Health England’s sugar agenda and we are actively working on all our brands in 3 key area’s - reformulation, portion sizes and education
We appreciate the clear labelling of our products is important so that consumers understand their ingredients. Thus, we are working closely with a number of major UK advisory committees to ensure our packaging information is designed to help consumers with their dietary decisions.
An ethical and responsible approach to the marketing of our products underpins all of our communications. Burton’s Biscuit Company is a signatory of the Advertising Association’s UK Brand Ambassador and Peer-to-Peer Marketing Pledge, and we only work with suppliers, which adhere to industry codes and standards, as well as legal regulations.
Here at Burton’s we have a fantastically talented leadership team with a passion for baking great biscuits