Skip to content

Ethical brand ratings and accreditation since 2001

Back to table


Is Batchelors an ethical and sustainable soup brand? 

Founded in Sheffield, Batchelors is a well-known UK soup brand. Unfortunately, Batchelors does not reach the minimum ethical benchmark within The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Soup sector and cannot yet be classed as an ethical soup brand.

Because Batchelors has a low score on the Soup Ethical Ratings Table, it is not currently eligible for Ethical Accreditation. Despite this, we still suggest that Batchelors get in touch to apply. Once The Good Shopping Guide has received its application, Batchelors will be offered tips on how to improve its score to become a more ethical soup brand.

Are you interested in finding out how other brands rank against Batchelors within the Ethical Soup sector? Have a look at the Soup Ethical Ratings Table. The Good Shopping Guide’s Ratings Tables can help you to gain further insight into the criteria that a brand needs to fulfil to be awarded with a top score.

The Good Shopping Guide suggests that all brands begin introducing more ethical and sustainable policies like our top-rated brands.

Does Batchelors have an Environmental Report?

Batchelors’ parent company Premier Foods has an ESG Strategy Overview. Within the document, the company shares evidence of progress and future targets such as reaching Net Zero and halving its food waste.

What does Batchelors receive a bottom rating for?

Unfortunately, Batchelors receives a bottom rating for our Organic and Vegetarian/Vegan categories due to its lack of certification.

What can Batchelors do to improve its score? 

The below benchmark score that Batchelors receives on The Good Shopping Guide’s Soup Ethical Ratings Table is the result of an evaluation of multiple ethical criteria.

Even though Batchelors does not meet the minimum ethical benchmark in the Ethical Soup sector, we still encourage it to apply for Ethical Accreditation.  Once The Good Shopping Guide has received Batchelors’s application, we will provide it with some advice on how to enhance its bottom scores.

Are you curious about how obtaining Ethical Accreditation could be beneficial for your brand? Accredited brands can display The Good Shopping Guide mark, showcasing to consumers that it can be trusted as an ethical and sustainable brand. Visit our Ratings Tables to learn about which brands have been awarded with our ethical certification.

Would you like more information? Please get in touch or fill out a Free Initial Assessment form.

Ethical performance in category


GSG score


GSG category benchmark


Ethical Rating


  • Environmental Report


  • Genetic Modification


  • Organic


  • Nuclear Power



  • Animal Welfare


  • Vegetarian/Vegan



  • Armaments


  • Political Donations



  • Ethical Accreditation


  • Public Record Criticisms


= GSG Top Rating = GSG Middle Rating = GSG Bottom Rating