Family Business & Values

What motivates us.

“Our actions are characterised by respect for and appreciation for people and the environment.”

Alfred T. Ritter

Sustainability management

Sustainability Management

World improvers with a strategy

Each company is a global player in terms of sustainability, as our production methods have an impact on our environment. At RITTER SPORT we work every day to ensure that these impacts are kept to a minimum as much as possible and that we conduct our business responsibly for people and the environment. 

Certification Memberships Sustainability targets Code of Conduct 2018 Progress and Sustainability Report 100% certified sustainable cocoa

Product responsibility

Product Responsibility

Chocolate with a clear conscience

We want you to enjoy each of our chocolate bars with a clear conscience. This is why we set great store by sustainable raw materials and environmentally friendly packaging.

Analyses of raw materials Packaging

Waslala, Nicaragua

El Cacao

RITTER SPORT purchased 2,500 hectares of land in Nicaragua in 2012 and has been actively involved in the sustainable cultivation of cocoa since then.

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El Rama, Nicaragua


Since 1990 RITTER SPORT has been developing the agroforestry project CACAONICA to help and support small farmers in Nicaragua sustainably cultivate cocoa.

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Environment & energy

Environment & Energy

Our mission is fewer emissions

We are doing almost everything we can to reduce our emissions. In 2002, we even built our own power station.

Carbon footprint Energy

Social responsibility

Social Responsibility

All for all

Even as a company, we consider ourselves a part of society and contribute to social well-being.

Neighborhood Employee commitment RITTER MUSEUM Plant-for-the-Planet



Highly motivated!

Satisfied employees are the cornerstones for a successful company. And because a healthy working atmosphere is just as important to us as a healthy environment, we are doing plenty to make it happen.

Work/health check Canteen

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