Nestle and the chocolate child labour lawsuit

February 5, 2016
Valentine's day approaches, and what could be a better present for your beloved than something containing the magic ingredient - chocolate?

In a miracle of timing, companies Nestlé, Cargill and Archer-Daniels-Midland have just been told they have to face a lawsuit concerning the presence of child labor and, worse, child slavery in the cocoa supply chain. What's going on, how can it be fixed, and what can you do as a consumer who wants to be able to consume guilt-free chocolate goodness?