Cracker Barrel

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Cracker Barrel doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 41

Cracker Barrel has a DitchCarbon Score of 41 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability efforts. This score reflects a certain level of carbon intensity in their operations, suggesting there is significant room for improvement. A higher score would denote stronger commitment to reducing carbon emissions and enhancing sustainability.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

Very low

Low

Medium

High

Very high

Cracker Barrel is part of the hospitality industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of low. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

Very low

Low

Medium

High

Very high

Cracker Barrel operates in the United States, which has a low carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are supported by the country’s overall lower environmental impact from energy use.
2.43%

...this company is doing 2.43% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc., founded in 1969 in Lebanon, Tennessee, is a staple in the US hospitality industry. The company operates over 595 locations across 42 states, offering a unique blend of home-style food and a retail experience reminiscent of America’s country heritage. With a focus on providing a warm, family-like atmosphere, Cracker Barrel serves up traditional country dishes and sells a variety of unique gifts and items in their old country stores.

Bad news, Cracker Barrel hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

Cracker Barrel has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining clear, science-based emissions reduction targets to align with global climate action efforts.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Cracker Barrel should consider the implementation of green procurement policies to source low-carbon energy and services, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 0.3%.
Not participating

Meet our 360 emissions intelligence platform

✓ Comprehensive database of calculators, life cycle analysis, carbon footprints of companies

✓ Peer group, recommended actions, historical reports, data sources

✓ Complete Scope 1-2-3 data, emission factors, yearly breakdown

✓ Complete SBTi and CDP status with sources

✓ Company emission source URLs

✓ Supply level emission factors

30+ emissions data points on millions of companies

✓ Comprehensive database of calculators, life cycle analysis, carbon footprints of companies

✓ Peer group, recommended actions, historical reports, data sources

✓ Complete Scope 1-2-3 data, emission factors, yearly breakdown

✓ Complete SBTi and CDP status with sources

✓ Company emission source URLs

✓ Supply level emission factors

Claim this profile

Are you associate with this company?
Help us improve our data and claim this profile.

Our methodology

Read about our emission calculation methodologies, and what the DitchCarbon Score means.