The following outlines the criteria for Sellers with product profiles on Yellow Seed.
Establishes an Origin profile if one has not yet been created.
Creates and maintains a product profile.
Ensures fair representation of producers, including permission to upload profiles and photos.
Updates product profiles with time-sensitive or requested information, e.g., quantity of cacao available, 3rd party quality reviews, processing details, etc.
Responds to questions about the Origin and Product, including sample requests and purchase inquiries.
Willingness to receive feedback from community and to engage with Yellow Seed (max 3 hours annually) for web updates and to contribute feedback.
Clear, honest and timely communication.
Pricing of product reflects time, effort and care taken, as well as any services added.*
Consistent access to a computer and the Internet.
English fluency is recommended. Please let us know if you need support in translation.
*To learn more about the challenges and opportunities to create fair pricing strategies in the cacao sector, please see the article “What’s a Fair Price?”