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Bonne Maman

How ethical is Bonne Maman?

Bonne Maman is a yoghurt brand which has a below-benchmark score on The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Yoghurt Ratings Table. Although Bonne Maman has not yet met our ethical benchmark, we hope to see the brand make progress in the future.

We would have extra confidence in Bonne Maman if it submitted itself to apply for Ethical Accreditation, whereby The Good Shopping Guide would make further detailed assessment and recommendations for ethical improvement. Find out more about the ethical issues facing the Yoghurt sector.

What does Bonne Maman do?

Bonne Maman is a French brand which makes whole milk yoghurts with fruit compote.

In which areas does Bonne Maman perform poorly?

Bonne Maman was marked down under our criteria for its Environmental Report as although its parent company Andros CNC has a Responsibility page, it does not give clear information about the company’s targets or progress.

It also gets a bottom score for our Organic and Vegetarian criteria as it does not have any certification for its products. Find out more about how we rate by exploring our ethical criteria.

Past Criticisms of Bonne Maman’s record

We did not find any past criticisms of Bonne Maman.

In which areas does Bonne Maman score well for its ethics?

Bonne Maman scored well for our GM criteria as it has a statement confirming that all of its products are free from GMOs.

Bonne Maman scores well for Nuclear, Fossil Fuels, Animal Welfare, Political Donations and Armaments due to a lack of criticisms across these criteria.

How can Bonne Maman improve its ethical rating?

The below-benchmark score that Bonne Maman is awarded with on The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Yoghurt Ratings Table is the result of an evaluation of multiple ethical criteria.

To reach our minimum ethical benchmark and qualify for Ethical Accreditation, Bonne Maman has some issues to resolve, including its poor Environmental Report. If it applies for Ethical Accreditation, The Good Shopping Guide will be able to give Bonne Maman some guidance to improve on these areas.

Were you aware that your brand could benefit from Ethical Accreditation? Brands accredited by The Good Shopping Guide can display our Ethical Mark, showcasing to consumers that it is an ethical and sustainable brand. If you’re interested in learning more, please contact us or complete a Free Initial Assessment form.

Ethical performance in category


GSG score


GSG category benchmark


Ethical Rating


  • Environmental Report


  • Genetic Modification


  • Organic


  • Nuclear Power


  • Fossil Fuels



  • Animal Welfare


  • Vegetarian/Vegan Verified



  • Armaments


  • Political Donations



  • Ethical Accreditation


  • Public Record Criticisms


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