Farmer Brothers Advances Its Sustainability Program With Science-Based Targets

June 20, 2017

First coffee-focused company to receive SBTI approval

Fort Worth, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Farmer Bros. Co. (NASDAQ: FARM) (“Farmer Brothers” or the “Company”), a national coffee roaster, wholesaler and distributor of coffee, tea and culinary products, today confirmed that its sustainability targets to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across its roasting and administrative operations have been reviewed and approved by the Science Based Targets Initiative.

Working with the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTI), Farmer Brothers set a goal that by 2025 it will reduce GHG emissions by 11% across the Company’s roasting and administrative operations, compared with its base year of