MultiTrace User Guidance for Cocoa Traceability

4. Trade And Stock

4.4. Redeem Volume

The activity 'Redeem' marks the end of the online traceability system for Rainforest Alliance / UTZ products. Manufacturers of products must report the stock activity Redeem for all Rainforest Alliance / UTZ volumes when:

  • The certified product is packaged and labeled under a Certificate Holder's own brand. In this case, certified product is redeemed from the traceability platform.

When the certified product is sold to the brand/retail by the Supply Chain Certificate Holder packaging and labeling certified product for a brand/retailer. A  sales transaction of the certified product is issued to the brand/retailer. (See Chapter 4.2. Report Trade)