March 6, 2018

Neopost receives "Gold" certification from EcoVadis for its commitment to sustainable development

 

Neopost has been rated “Gold” by EcoVadis in recognition of its commitment and performance in terms of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

The EcoVadis rating agency certifies companies’ commitment to sustainable business development, specializing in assessing suppliers for global supply chains. Its rating methodology is based on international sustainable development standards such as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), the United Nations Global Compact and ISO 26000. It is based on 21 indicators in the following 4 areas: Environment, Social Policy and Working Conditions, Business Ethics and a Responsible Supply Chain.

The assessment of the initiatives implemented by Neopost has granted the Group an overall score of 67/100 in January, an increase of 10 points compared to 2015. This result enables Neopost to obtain Gold certification and ranks it among the 2% of suppliers recognized by EcoVadis as being the most advanced and demonstrating the strongest commitment to sustainable development, across all sectors.

Thierry Le Jaoudour, Technology & Innovation Director, stated: “We are proud to achieve the EcoVadis  Gold-level certification. This rating demonstrates the importance we attach to CSR and confirms the merits of the actions undertaken by Neopost. In 2018, we will pursue our efforts, in particular in our supply chain, in our circular economy policy through the remanufacturing of our products, while reinforcing our commitment to our teams. We will also finalize a materiality analysis that will address the most important issues for the Group related to its digital transformation”.