Muntons has been awarded a Gold Standard for CSR by the international audit scheme run by EcoVadis. This places Muntons in the top 5% of companies worldwide who have been evaluated.
EcoVadis is the chosen external audit body of around 100 multinational companies in North America and in Europe to monitor their global supplier base. Companies Muntons works with who use this scheme include Heineken, GSK, Nestlé and Coca- Cola Enterprises. The rigorous survey and assessment procedure provides proof to major customers that Muntons is truly sustainable across a number of key areas. The EcoVadis survey asks questions and requires documentary proof of performance in areas such as Environmental protection, Labour Practices and Human Rights, Sustainable Procurement, Fair Business Practices.
Dr Nigel Davies, Muntons Manufacturing and Sustainability Director said of the result: “EcoVadis is one of the most wide-ranging sustainability surveys we participate in and sets extremely high standards. It is very welcome to discover that our consistent efforts to make practical, real sustainability improvements is externally verified and recognised as being in the top echelon of performance amongst global manufacturing companies and their associated supply chains”.