SMART as a brand and method is owned by the Sustainable Food Systems GmbH (SFS), a spin-off company of the three research institutes FiBL Switzerland, FiBL Germany and FiBL Austria.
SMART was developed by sustainability experts at the three FiBL institutes, whom continue to adapt the framework to include the latest scientific insights and further develop the basis of the SAFA guidelines.
International experts from a wide range of academic disciplines are additionally regularly involved in the further development to ensure the scientific monitoring of the indicator sets and the assessment method. Are you interested in detailed information about the method and the scientific background of SMART? Do not hesitate to contact us. You can find additional information about sustainability research, sustainability analysis and sustainable agriculture on the website of FiBL.