London – September 22nd 2017 – adm, a leading marketing services business has been rated in the top 1% of over 30,000 companies assessed for CSR by EcoVadis, the leading platform for environmental, social and ethical performance ratings for global supply chains.
CSR analysts reviewed adm’s global supply chain and CSR practices across the following four pillars: Environment, Labour Practices, Sustainable Procurement and Fair Business Practices. adm ranked in the top 3% or above in all categories providing an overall rating of 76 points and an amazing Gold Advance score, an improvement on last year’s Gold rating.
David Griffiths, adm’s Global Procurement Director said: “To have improved our EcoVadis rating for the fifth-year running is a fantastic achievement and one that we are immensely proud of, particularly as each year the assessments become more rigorous. A key focus this past year has been on improving our supply chain practices, pushing for compliance through stringent controls over our preferred supplier list. Being awarded the Gold Advance rating is a great accolade and a reflection of all the hard work that has been done across the business. We strive to continue to further strengthen our CSR practices and find innovative ways to keep at the forefront in our line of business.”
Dan Pike, adm’s Global Director of Business Development said: “Having been awarded the Gold Advance rating is a great achievement for both adm and our clients, with brand assurance being a critical pillar of adm’s proposition. Our continued investment into ensuring that we can support our clients in delivering compliance across a complex supply chain is critical to building and retaining partnerships with some of the world’s leading brands”.
adm is a global marketing services business that partners with leading consumer brands such as L’Oréal, Diageo, Mondelez, PMI and Bacardi to execute successful marketing strategies globally. adm’s mission is to combine great people, process, expertise and proprietary technology to deliver outstanding results and added value to clients. We are a truly international business with 22 offices in 19 countries around the world. We have over 25 years of industry experience, employing in excess of 350 people globally and our vision is to be recognised as the market leader in Europe, APAC and the Americas with a reputation for delivery, innovation and service.
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EcoVadis is the first collaborative platform providing sustainability ratings and performance improvement tools for global supply chains. Combining powerful technology and a global team of CSR experts, EcoVadis’ easy-to-use CSR ratings and scorecards are used by procurement teams to monitor environmental, social and ethical risks across 150 purchasing categories and 110 countries. Over 175 industry leaders such as Nestlé, GSK, Heineken, Michelin, Johnson & Johnson, Schneider Electric, Salesforce, L’Oréal, BASF, JLL, and Subway use EcoVadis to reduce risk, drive innovation and foster transparency and trust among over 35,000 trading partners.