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Platinum ranking once again for Frigoglass in EcoVadis Sustainability Rating 2023
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Steadily in top 1% of companies assessed, global leader and unrivaled champion among
- Frigoglass Group awarded Platinum EcoVadis certificate with a record 86%, top-rated for seven
consecutive years and Platinum-ranked for four.
- Unrivaled leader in commercial coolers and glass packaging business, as industry’s sole recipient of
Platinum distinction, constantly improving sustainability performance and extending lead vs. peers.
- Full suite of outstanding ratings across all four EcoVadis performance categories.
- Rated top 1% worldwide of companies in the manufacturing of general-purpose machinery
Athens, Greece, 07.12.2023 – Frigoglass Group is proud to announce that it has yet again been awarded the top Platinum EcoVadis sustainability rating with a record-breaking 86%, achieving toprated status for the seventh consecutive year and the Platinum medal for four years in a row. Continuously improving, in 2023 the company has received the ultimate Platinum distinction in each and every one of the four ESG categories rated by EcoVadis: Environment, Labor and Human Rights, Sustainable Procurement, and Ethics. And thus, Frigoglass further distances itself from industry peers, extending the lead in outstanding sustainability performance.
Commenting on the tremendous distinction, Manos Metaxakis, Frigoglass Group General Manager - Interim and Group CFO stated, "This accolade is a resounding acknowledgment of our hard work to meet Frigoglass Group’s robust sustainability commitments – as sustainability is fully embedded in our culture and drives our business. It recognizes the extraordinary performance of a true champion and brings Frigoglass head and shoulders above our peers in the commercial coolers and glass packaging business, as our Group is the industry’s sole recipient of an EcoVadis Platinum distinction. This accomplishment, combined with the innovative design, unmatched quality and technical excellence in the manufacturing of our products, solidifies Frigoglass Group as the premier branded partner of choice for the top beverage companies worldwide."
Frigoglass Group excelled yet again in the EcoVadis Sustainability Rating, as its score soared to 86%. And more than that, the company continues improving its annual performance as in 2023 it was awarded the four-out-of-four Platinum EcoVadis certificate. Platinum in Environment; Platinum in Labor and Human Rights; Platinum in Sustainable Procurement; Platinum in Ethics; and Platinum in overall performance. This achievement maintains Frigoglass at the top 1% worldwide of companies in the manufacturing of general-purpose machinery, and becomes even more significant and meaningful given that more than 100,000 companies were assessed by EcoVadis this year and only a handful of global leaders scored as high.
Speaking on this outcome Gagik Apkarian, Managing Director of Tetrad Capital Partners and Chairman of Frigoglass Group BoD, expressed the Board’s absolute commitment to the four www.frigoglass.com sustainability pillars of EcoVadis, adding "The full suite of outstanding ratings that Frigoglass received from EcoVadis in 2023 is very significant for us. It’s yet another manifestation of the shareholders’ drive for improvement, innovation, and differentiation from the Group’s competitors and an integral element of the transformation that we commenced in April 2023. It’s also proof of the excellent work being done across operations by the company’s management team in both its commercial coolers and glass packaging businesses, as we continue in the journey of taking Frigoglass to the next level.”
Consistently rated by EcoVadis at the top of its industry since 2016, Frigoglass strives every year to set more ambitious targets and improve the Group’s sustainability performance. And in doing so, actively support its customers –the world’s biggest beverage companies– meet their own sustainability commitments and energy conservation targets.Download the file