S&D’s Sustainable Sourcing Manager Presenting at SINTERCAFE
CONCORD, N.C. – Olga L Cuellar G., Sustainable Sourcing Manager for S&D Coffee & Tea, will be speaking at the upcoming SINTERCAFE event — held in San José, Costa Rica, November 9-12. She will present on Raíz Sustainability, S&D’s sustainable sourcing platform, in her presentation “Sustainable Sourcing: A Continuous Improvement Journey.”
“We understand that a holistic and inclusive approach to sourcing delivers maximum impact at the farm level and helps to build a long-term sustainable path,” said Cuellar. “A sustainable sourcing platform becomes the practical framework for this continuous improvement path, and I look forward to sharing insights on this topic with the SINTERCAFE attendees.”
Based at origin in Bogota, Colombia, Cuellar works closely with strategic partners — importers, exporters and cooperatives, among others — to ensure the successful implementation of Raíz Sustainability. Working with S&D Coffee & Tea’s sustainability team, she manages sustainable sourcing initiatives in Central and South America, a total of 16 programs that impact over 6,000 farmers.
SINTERCAFE, founded in 1987, is a non-profit organization whose main objective is the promotion of Costa Rica’s outstanding coffee. To view this year’s event agenda and information on speakers, visit https://www.sintercafe.com.