We are delighted to announce that Adare International has been awarded the EcoVadis gold recognition level with an advanced status for 2018. This rating places Adare in the top 3% of all companies evaluated, a total of 45,000 companies in 150 countries, which is an outstanding achievement that firmly demonstrates our continued commitment to our corporate responsibility as a global marketing services business.
Adare International’s CEO Andrew Dutton said of the award, “We are proud to have been awarded gold recognition level with an advanced status for 2018. Managing our sustainability strategy in a professional way, which is transferable across our global locations and has the opportunity for continuous improvement, is a key objective.”
He continued, “We operate in markets all over the world, many in sensitive regions, and we recognise our important social obligation to engage with these communities in an ethical and fully compliant way. This EcoVadis gold rating gives our clients the assurance that they can trust in our sustainability credentials.”
EcoVadis is an independent CSR assessment agency. Its methodology covers 21 criteria across four themes of environment, fair labour practices, ethics/fair business practices, and supply chain. It is built on international CSR standards including the Global Reporting Initiative, the United Nations Global Compact, and ISO 26000, covering 150 spend categories and 150 countries.