VERALLIA UNVEILS INAUGURAL SUSTAINABLE SUPPLIER AWARD
Verallia, a frontrunner in glass packaging, introduces its first Sustainable Supplier Award, acknowledging supplier excellence in sustainable practices and CSR achievements.
FOSTERING SYNERGIES FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE
Aligned with Verallia’s commitment to “reimagine glass for a sustainable future,” the award encourages collaborative efforts with partners committed to Social and Environmental Responsibility.
IDENTIFYING EXEMPLARY PARTNERS
Verallia subsidiaries, under the guidance of the Responsible Purchasing team, nominated suppliers showcasing proactive CSR initiatives. Evaluation criteria included decarbonization, environmental impact, social responsibility, ethics, good governance, circular economy practices, and community support.
CARTONPLAST IBÉRICA WINS 2023 AWARD
The distinguished jury, comprising Verallia’s leadership, awarded Cartonplast Ibérica, a subsidiary of a leading European reusable transport packaging provider, for outstanding performance in the Iberian market. Notably, Cartonplast Ibérica has saved over 270 tonnes of CO2 in the last three years.
ACKNOWLEDGING COMMITMENT AND ENCOURAGING BEST PRACTICES
Romain Barral, Verallia’s Director of Operations, highlighted the award’s essence – recognizing supplier commitment and promoting best practices to address the climate emergency. The collaboration with partners like Cartonplast Ibérica exemplifies Verallia’s dedication to achieving decarbonization goals collectively.
CARTONPLAST IBÉRICA RESPONDS TO THE HONOR
José María Carrasco, CEO of Cartonplast Ibérica, expressed gratitude for Verallia’s recognition, emphasizing the acknowledgment of their CSR and R&D teams’ hard work. The award serves as motivation to pursue even more ambitious sustainability objectives.
Source: Verallia with additional information added by Apazone