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  • Overall approach
    1/16
    • Overarching commitment on deforestation
      0/6
      Deforestation commitment
      No overarching deforestation commitment
      0/6
      Commodities (if applicable): 0
    • Signatory to an initiative tackling deforestation
      0/1
    • Awareness of the value of forests
      1/1
      Awareness
      Yes
      1/1
      Domino's box supplier policies - "Their policies state they will not purchase from anyone in violation of traditional or human rights in forestry operations. WHAT MATTERS: INSPIRED SOLUTIONS They do not purchase from operations that would have an adverse impact to regions of high conservation value"
    • Deforestation as a business risk
      0/1
    • High-level management of deforestion
      0/1
    • Executive compensation linked to deforestation
    • Target to reduce emissions from land-use change
      0/3
    • Reporting on emissions from land-use change
      0/3
    • Disclosure of conservation activity
    • Disclosure of reforestation activity
  • Commodity score
    14/84
    • Beef
      6/84
      • Commitment Strength
        6/28
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          6/17
          • Commitment details
            Sustainability commitment
            2.7/10.7
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Sustainability commitment
            2.7/10.7
            "There are many groups concerned about the effects of deforestation, particularly deforestation in countries with significant rainforest coverage that are often cleared for beef and soybean farms. We are proud to say that 100% of the beef and soy we purchase for the U.S. market is sourced from the United States." "We are proud to say that 100% of the beef and soy we purchase is from the United States [...] U.S.-sourced beef and soy are unlikely to trigger the deforestation and human rights concerns of the internationally-sourced products cited as a concern in the proxy resolution."
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/3
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/3
            If no, what is excluded?: Location

            What is the rationale for any exclusion?: US market only
            Only applies to the US market - "There are many groups concerned about the effects of deforestation, particularly deforestation in countries with significant rainforest coverage that are often cleared for beef and soybean farms. We are proud to say that 100% of the beef and soy we purchase for the U.S. market is sourced from the United States."
          • Target date
            Current/2020/Pre-2020
            2/2
            Target date
            Current/2020/Pre-2020
            2/2
            "There are many groups concerned about the effects of deforestation, particularly deforestation in countries with significant rainforest coverage that are often cleared for beef and soybean farms. We are proud to say that 100% of the beef and soy we purchase for the U.S. market is sourced from the United States." "We are proud to say that 100% of the beef and soy we purchase is from the United States [...] U.S.-sourced beef and soy are unlikely to trigger the deforestation and human rights concerns of the internationally-sourced products cited as a concern in the proxy resolution."
          • Interim target date
            Yes
            1/1
            Interim target date
            Yes
            1/1
            What date is given for the interim milestone(s)?: Current
            Target date is current (see 3.2)
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/11
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/5.3
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/3
          • Target date
            No target date
            0/2
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/1
      • Social Considerations
        0/18
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/4
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          No commitment
          0/4
        • Commitment to remediation
          No
          0/2
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          No commitment
          0/4
      • Reporting and Implementation
        0/38
        • Reporting against commitments
          0/6
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/3
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/3
        • Reporting is independently verified
          0/4
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/2
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/2
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Risk assessments for forest risk
          No
          0/2
        • Operations assessed to comply with law
          No
          0/2
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          No
          0/4
        • Report volumes of commodity
          No reporting
          0/4
        • Downstream: Publishing supplier lists
          No disclosure
          0/4
        • Downstream: Monitor compliance in supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/2
        • Downstream: Disclosure of non-compliant suppliers
          No disclosure
          0/2
    • Palm oil
      39/84
      • Commitment Strength
        26/28
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          10/12
          • Commitment details
            Zero-gross deforestation
            6/8
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Zero-gross deforestation
            6/8
            Which certification schemes are used?: RSPO
            "We are proud to say that Domino’s Pizza LLC is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). We are committed to sourcing palm oil that is produced without deforestation of high conservation value areas, high carbon stock forests or the destruction of peat land. Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015. Domino’s requires that AAK USA be a member in good standing of the RSPO."
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            "We are proud to say that Domino’s Pizza LLC is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). We are committed to sourcing palm oil that is produced without deforestation of high conservation value areas, high carbon stock forests or the destruction of peat land. Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015. Domino’s requires that AAK USA be a member in good standing of the RSPO."
          • Target date
            Current/2020/Pre-2020
            1.3/1.3
            Target date
            Current/2020/Pre-2020
            1.3/1.3
            "We are proud to say that Domino’s Pizza LLC is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). We are committed to sourcing palm oil that is produced without deforestation of high conservation value areas, high carbon stock forests or the destruction of peat land. Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015. Domino’s requires that AAK USA be a member in good standing of the RSPO."
          • Interim target date
            Yes
            0.7/0.7
            Interim target date
            Yes
            0.7/0.7
            "We are proud to say that Domino’s Pizza LLC is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). We are committed to sourcing palm oil that is produced without deforestation of high conservation value areas, high carbon stock forests or the destruction of peat land. Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015. Domino’s requires that AAK USA be a member in good standing of the RSPO."
        • Commitment to protect High Carbon Stock areas and/or peatlands
          8/8
          • Commitment details
            Yes
            4/4
            Commitment to protect High Carbon Stock areas and/or peatlands
            Yes
            4/4
            Type of commitment: HCS; Peat
            "Domino’s sources 100% certified sustainable mass balance palm oil product through our supplier, AAK USA [...] We are proud to say that Domino’s Pizza LLC is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). We are committed to sourcing palm oil that is produced without deforestation of high conservation value areas, high carbon stock forests or the destruction of peat land. Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015. Domino’s requires that AAK USA be a member in good standing of the RSPO."
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            "Domino’s sources 100% certified sustainable mass balance palm oil product through our supplier, AAK USA [...] We are proud to say that Domino’s Pizza LLC is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). We are committed to sourcing palm oil that is produced without deforestation of high conservation value areas, high carbon stock forests or the destruction of peat land. Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015. Domino’s requires that AAK USA be a member in good standing of the RSPO."
          • Target date
            Current/2020/Pre-2020
            1.3/1.3
            Target date
            Current/2020/Pre-2020
            1.3/1.3
            "Domino’s sources 100% certified sustainable mass balance palm oil product through our supplier, AAK USA [...] We are proud to say that Domino’s Pizza LLC is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). We are committed to sourcing palm oil that is produced without deforestation of high conservation value areas, high carbon stock forests or the destruction of peat land. Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015. Domino’s requires that AAK USA be a member in good standing of the RSPO."
          • Interim target date
            Yes
            0.7/0.7
            Interim target date
            Yes
            0.7/0.7
            Target date is current - ""Domino’s sources 100% certified sustainable mass balance palm oil product through our supplier, AAK USA [...] We are proud to say that Domino’s Pizza LLC is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). We are committed to sourcing palm oil that is produced without deforestation of high conservation value areas, high carbon stock forests or the destruction of peat land. Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015. Domino’s requires that AAK USA be a member in good standing of the RSPO."
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          8/8
          • Commitment details
            Downstream company - traces to Processing Facility - checks compliance
            4/4
            Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            Downstream company - traces to Processing Facility - checks compliance
            4/4
            "Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015"
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            "Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015"
          • Target date
            Current/2020/Pre-2020
            1.3/1.3
            Target date
            Current/2020/Pre-2020
            1.3/1.3
            "Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015"
          • Interim target date
            Yes
            0.7/0.7
            Interim target date
            Yes
            0.7/0.7
            "Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015"
      • Social Considerations
        0/18
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/4
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          No commitment
          0/4
        • Commitment to remediation
          No
          0/2
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          No commitment
          0/4
      • Reporting and Implementation
        13/38
        • Reporting against commitments
          6/6
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes
            2/2
            Does the company report on the degree of compliance/progress with commitments, disaggregated by relevant factors such as origin or supply chain stage?: Yes

            (Downstream only) How much of this is in protected areas, primary forests, intact forest landscapes, and/or peatlands?: 0 not specified

            (Downstream only) How many hectares of deforestation and/or conversion have occurred since the commitment cut-off date in the operations of the company's direct or indirect suppliers?: 0 Not specified
            "We are proud to say that Domino’s Pizza LLC is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). We are committed to sourcing palm oil that is produced without deforestation of high conservation value areas, high carbon stock forests or the destruction of peat land. Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015. Domino’s requires that AAK USA be a member in good standing of the RSPO."
          • Commitment to protect High Carbon Stock areas and/or peatlands
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment to protect High Carbon Stock areas and/or peatlands
            Yes
            2/2
            Does the company report on the degree of compliance/progress with commitments, disaggregated by relevant factors such as origin or supply chain stage?: No
            "Domino’s sources 100% certified sustainable mass balance palm oil product through our supplier, AAK USA". Progress is also reported through its ACOP reports - it has a 2019 ACOP stating that 100% of the palm oil Domino's uses in North America is RSPO-certified.
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            Yes
            2/2
            Does the company report on the degree of compliance/progress with commitments, disaggregated by relevant factors such as origin or supply chain stage?: Yes

            What percentage of the commodity volume in the company's supply chain is traceable to applicable supply chain levels (e.g. direct suppliers/processing facility/production unit)?: 100%
            "Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015"
        • Reporting is independently verified
          3/4
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes: third-party
            1.3/1.3
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes: third-party
            1.3/1.3
            Which tools, approaches, third-party verification, including certification, schemes are used?: RSPO

            For what percent of the company’s supply volume is third-party verification of performance relative to commitments conducted?: 100%

            Which processes or groups does the company use for third party verification?: RSPO Certification

            What percent of the company’s supply volume is verified using company verification systems?: 100%
            "We are proud to say that Domino’s Pizza LLC is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). We are committed to sourcing palm oil that is produced without deforestation of high conservation value areas, high carbon stock forests or the destruction of peat land. Domino’s achieved its goal of 100% traceability back to the mill for all palm oil in September 2015. Domino’s requires that AAK USA be a member in good standing of the RSPO."
          • Commitment to protect High Carbon Stock areas and/or peatlands
            Yes: third-party
            1.3/1.3
            Commitment to protect High Carbon Stock areas and/or peatlands
            Yes: third-party
            1.3/1.3
            Which tools, approaches, third-party verification, including certification, schemes are used?: RSPO

            Which processes or groups does the company use for third party verification?: RSPO

            For what percent of the company’s supply volume is third-party verification of performance relative to commitments conducted?: 100%
            "Domino’s sources 100% certified sustainable mass balance palm oil product through our supplier, AAK USA". Progress is also reported through its ACOP reports - it has a 2019 ACOP stating that 100% of the palm oil Domino's uses in North America is RSPO-certified.
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/1.3
            Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/1.3
            Is the performance of compliance of some suppliers, sources, or origins not verified, and if so why not?: Verified using RSPO which does not count for this indicator
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Risk assessments for forest risk
          No
          0/2
        • Operations assessed to comply with law
          No
          0/2
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          No
          0/4
        • Report volumes of commodity
          Reporting non-certified/non-compliant volume; Reporting certified/compliant volume
          4/4
          Report volumes of commodity
          Reporting non-certified/non-compliant volume; Reporting certified/compliant volume
          4/4
          What is the non-certified/non-compliant volume?: 4072.56 tonnes

          Which certification schemes are used?: RSPO

          What is the certified volume?: 4072.56 tonnes
          Dominos reports a total of 4072.56 tonnes of palm oil within their 2019 ACOP report with 100% of that being certified
        • Downstream: Publishing supplier lists
          No disclosure
          0/4
        • Downstream: Monitor compliance in supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/2
        • Downstream: Disclosure of non-compliant suppliers
          No disclosure
          0/2
    • Pulp & Paper
      6/84
      • Commitment Strength
        6/28
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          2/12
          • Commitment details
            Sustainability commitment
            2/8
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Sustainability commitment
            2/8
            Which certification schemes are used?: FSC
            "Domino's currently has two primary corrugated suppliers [...] Both box suppliers maintain certified fiber sourcing and chain-of-custody certifications using third-party audits, and our primary supplier uses controlled wood. Their policies do not allow the purchasing of fiber from illegal logging, the trade in illegal wood or forest products." "Our pizza boxes are 100% recyclable. The box is made from 80% recycled material and the remaining 20% is Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) assured."
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/2
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/2
            What is the rationale for any exclusion?: None given

            If no, what is excluded?: Product line
            Policies only apply to one of their two cardboard suppliers - "Domino’s currently has two primary corrugated suppliers; one is a traditional packaging producer that supplies the majority of stores; the other is a box producer currently providing stores in select states with boxes made from 70% recycled content. The policies below reflect the standards set forth by our traditional packaging supplier."
          • Target date
            No target date
            0/1.3
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.7
        • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
          4/8
          • Commitment details
            Yes
            4/4
            Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            Yes
            4/4
            Type of commitment: Recycled content
            "Domino’s currently has two primary corrugated suppliers [...] Both box suppliers maintain certified fiber sourcing and chain-of-custody certifications using third-party audits, and our primary supplier uses controlled wood. Their policies do not allow the purchasing of fiber from illegal logging, the trade in illegal wood or forest products." "Our pizza boxes are 100% recyclable. The box is made from 80% recycled material and the remaining 20% is Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) assured."
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/2
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/2
            What is the rationale for any exclusion?: None given

            If no, what is excluded?: Product line
            Policies only apply to one of their two cardboard suppliers - "Domino’s currently has two primary corrugated suppliers; one is a traditional packaging producer that supplies the majority of stores; the other is a box producer currently providing stores in select states with boxes made from 70% recycled content. The policies below reflect the standards set forth by our traditional packaging supplier."
          • Target date
            No target date
            0/1.3
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.7
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/8
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/4
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/2
          • Target date
            No target date
            0/1.3
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.7
      • Social Considerations
        0/18
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/4
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          No commitment
          0/4
        • Commitment to remediation
          No
          0/2
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          No commitment
          0/4
      • Reporting and Implementation
        0/38
        • Reporting against commitments
          0/6
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/2
          • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            No
            0/2
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/2
        • Reporting is independently verified
          0/4
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/1.3
          • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            No
            0/1.3
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/1.3
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Risk assessments for forest risk
          No
          0/2
        • Operations assessed to comply with law
          No
          0/2
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          No
          0/4
        • Report volumes of commodity
          No reporting
          0/4
        • Downstream: Publishing supplier lists
          No disclosure
          0/4
        • Downstream: Monitor compliance in supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/2
        • Downstream: Disclosure of non-compliant suppliers
          No disclosure
          0/2
    • Soy
      6/84
      • Commitment Strength
        6/28
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          6/17
          • Commitment details
            Sustainability commitment
            2.7/10.7
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Sustainability commitment
            2.7/10.7
            (For downstream soy companies only) Does the company commitment also apply to hidden/indirect soy?: No
            "There are many groups concerned about the effects of deforestation, particularly deforestation in countries with significant rainforest coverage that are often cleared for beef and soybean farms. We are proud to say that 100% of the beef and soy we purchase for the U.S. market is sourced from the United States." "We are proud to say that 100% of the beef and soy we purchase is from the United States [...] U.S.-sourced beef and soy are unlikely to trigger the deforestation and human rights concerns of the internationally-sourced products cited as a concern in the proxy resolution."
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/3
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/3
            What is the rationale for any exclusion?: US market only

            If no, what is excluded?: Location
            "There are many groups concerned about the effects of deforestation, particularly deforestation in countries with significant rainforest coverage that are often cleared for beef and soybean farms. We are proud to say that 100% of the beef and soy we purchase for the U.S. market is sourced from the United States." "We are proud to say that 100% of the beef and soy we purchase is from the United States [...] U.S.-sourced beef and soy are unlikely to trigger the deforestation and human rights concerns of the internationally-sourced products cited as a concern in the proxy resolution."
          • Target date
            Current/2020/Pre-2020
            2/2
            Target date
            Current/2020/Pre-2020
            2/2
            Only applies to the US market - "There are many groups concerned about the effects of deforestation, particularly deforestation in countries with significant rainforest coverage that are often cleared for beef and soybean farms. We are proud to say that 100% of the beef and soy we purchase for the U.S. market is sourced from the United States."
          • Interim target date
            Yes
            1/1
            Interim target date
            Yes
            1/1
            What date is given for the interim milestone(s)?: Current
            Target date is current (see 3.2)
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/11
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/5.3
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/3
          • Target date
            No target date
            0/2
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/1
      • Social Considerations
        0/18
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/4
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          No commitment
          0/4
        • Commitment to remediation
          No
          0/2
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          No commitment
          0/4
      • Reporting and Implementation
        0/38
        • Reporting against commitments
          0/6
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/3
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/3
        • Reporting is independently verified
          0/4
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/2
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/2
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Risk assessments for forest risk
          No
          0/2
        • Operations assessed to comply with law
          No
          0/2
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          No
          0/4
        • Report volumes of commodity
          No reporting
          0/4
        • Downstream: Publishing supplier lists
          No disclosure
          0/4
        • Downstream: Monitor compliance in supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/2
        • Downstream: Disclosure of non-compliant suppliers
          No disclosure
          0/2
  • Commitment strength
    11/28
    Avg. score
  • Reporting and Implementation
    3/38
    Avg. score
  • Social considerations
    0/18
    Avg. score

Profile

Domino’s is a US pizza delivery company. Its main markets are the US, the UK and India and it produces more than a million pizzas worldwide each day. Its pizzas, toppings and sides expose the company to a number of forest risk commodities. Domino’s is among the largest pizza providers in the world. Domino's Pizza Inc. is selected as a powerbroker for palm oil, soy, beef and paper packaging.

Sector
Industry sector 
Fast food
Segments
Retailer
HQ
HQ 
United States
Company Type
Company type 
Public listed
Collective Commitments
Consumer Goods Forum member
New York Declaration on Forests signatory

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