STEF was once again awarded the ‘Gold’ level by Ecovadis’ Corporate Social Responsibility (Responsabilidade Social das Empresas – RSE/ CSR) rating platform. “With a score of 72/100 – which represents a three-point increase over 2018 – the Group ranks among the Top 1% of the best companies in all sectors”, reports the company.
In the same note, it assumes that this result reflects the Group’s longstanding commitment to environmental issues, social responsibility, ethics and responsible purchasing. “It comes as a reward for a structured and proactive CSR approach, with measurable commitments, implementation of concrete actions, and accurate reporting of its performance indicators”, he says.
According to STEF’s CEO, “this recognition by an independent entity certifies the reality of our commitment, efforts and results in all areas of SER”. “It also allows us to position STEF as a responsible European player for all stakeholders. Every day, our employees are mobilized to turn CSR challenges into true drivers of evolution and performance for our food, retail and catering customers”, concludes Stanislas Lemor.