Lettershop, part of YM Group, have received a Silver Medal for printing and service activities relating to print using the respected EcoVadis CRM assessment framework. This assesses policies, procedures and achievements within environmental, labour rights, ethics and sustainable procurement and provides a score against.
Alistair Ezzy, Managing Director, comments, “At Lettershop, we’ve always prioritised sustainability – many of our innovations are linked to reducing impact on the environment – and we wanted to benchmark our performance. Using EcoVadis meant we were assessed rigorously across all key metrics. We’re extremely pleased to have received an EcoVadis Silver Medal and to be recognised for our sustainability efforts. This reflects on our overall ethos, product development and the commitment and hard-work of our team.”
This is part of an ongoing organisational policy of improving sustainability. Innovation includes initiatives such as the production of ecoMLR packaging, which are fully recyclable mailers, and Paperwrap, which replaces polywrap with paper, reducing the use of single use plastic.
EcoVadis, is global CSR rating company based on international standards which assess an Organisation’s CSR performance as part of the supply chain.