Zero WasteWith programs that divert groceries to hungry families and route compostable food back into our agriculture system, we’re committed to eliminating waste and fighting hunger in the communities we serve.
Taking Good Care
Taking Good Care
We believe that doing good extends beyond selling healthy products. Learn more about all the ways we’re working to take good care of our planet, people and local communities through our sustainability initiatives. To learn more, please download and read our 2022 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report.
Download 2022 ESG Report
PlanetWe’re committed to our environment and operating our business in a way that reduces our carbon footprint, limits natural resource use and diverts waste from landfills.
reduction of carbon
emissions per sq. ft.
over a 2019 baseline.
of food waste
pounds of plastic
Packaging & PlasticsThrough single-use plastic elimination initiatives, a wide variety of bulk product offerings and in-store recycling programs, we’re integrating a circular approach to sustainability that reduces waste in our communities.
Care for the ClimateCaring for the climate starts with reducing our carbon footprint in our stores and supply chain. From investments in green building practices and transportation, to supporting lower carbon intensive products, we’re moving toward a low-carbon economy.
ProductsWe take great care in sourcing products that contribute to a sustainable,
equitable and humane supply chain.
of eggs are cage-free
local growers providing
of seafood is
of products with a
social or environmental
of Sprouts Brand chicken
and pork are raised
Responsibly Sourced SeafoodWe’re proud to source from fisheries committed to preserving and protecting the health of marine and freshwater ecosystems and the well-being of fishery-dependent communities with 100% traceability, safe working conditions and minimal environmental impact.
Animal WelfareEnsuring the welfare of farm animals throughout our supply chain means we’re committed to the highest standards of responsible sourcing and we regularly engage our suppliers to help drive industry improvements.
Locally Grown ProduceWe’re happy to go the extra mile, so your produce doesn’t have to. Sourcing from local and regional farmers ensures we’re supporting our communities and providing the best, peak-of-season produce possible.
PeopleWe’re passionate about taking care of people from our team members
and suppliers to our customers and local communities.
awarded to nonprofits
supporting school gardening & nutrition
of all team members
of team members promoted
avg. hourly wage for
store team members
awarded to team members and
Sprouts Healthy Communities FoundationThe Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation is helping kids grow healthy through nutrition education and hands-on gardening programs that bring learning to life. Since 2015, we’ve provided 3M students with nutrition education, built 160 school and community gardens, and awarded $18M in grants.
Team Member DevelopmentThrough a set of shared values and a passion for their careers, Sprouts team members are developed to take advantage of training, promotion and scholarship opportunities that make Sprouts a better, healthy place to work.
Valuing DiversityAs an equal-opportunity employer, we provide an inclusive, respectful and caring work culture where diversity thrives and Team Member Resource Groups help bridge connections and develop future leaders across the organization.
Corporate GovernanceWe pride ourselves on operating with integrity, accountability and transparency.
AAA MSCI ESG Rating
on a scale of AAA – CCC
Top 100 Most Sustainable Companies
by Corporate Knights
Established Commitment to Human Rights
with Board oversight
Formed Risk Committee of our Board
to oversee enterprise risk management