OLVE’True™ Shea gathers OLVEA’s 100% natural Shea butters produced locally in Burkina Faso (West Africa) and refined in France, in its state-of-the-art eco-refinery. Established in Burkina Faso since 2008, OLVEA has developed a unique sustainable and fully integrated supply chain: from the fruit harvested by thousands of women in the bush, to the refined shea butter delivered worldwide to its customers.
Since its creation, OLVEA Burkina Faso has developed real sustainable and inclusive supply chains with communities of more than 28 000 Shea collectors. OLVEA has chosen to develop fully integrated supply chains throughout its local operations, enabling it to significantly reduce the carbon footprint of its production.
To fulfill its mission, OLVEA Burkina Faso is supported by various partners and has set up Public/Private partnerships: