TIP Group secures EcoVadis Silver Rating for second consecutive year, positioning the company in the top 20% among the 100,000-plus companies globally
AMSTERDAM, 15th January 2024 – TIP Group proudly announces that it has once again achieved the prestigious EcoVadis Silver rating, a testament to their steadfast commitment and efforts towards sustainable business practices. This accomplishment positions the company in the top 20% among the 100,000-plus companies globally. Furthermore, it highlights the fact that TIP Group is a crucial partner for customers as well as suppliers on their pathway to more sustainable supply chains.
EcoVadis, a renowned platform assessing companies' environmental, social and governance performances worldwide, has acknowledged TIP Group's continuous efforts in the areas of environment, labor and human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement. The Silver Rating based on 62 points was assessed in the renting and leasing of motor vehicles sector.
"TIP’s focus areas and key goals are aimed at making a real impact through tangible action and leadership. Introducing electric vehicles like electric refrigerated trailers and electric trucks, expanding our refurbishment program for used assets, launching the TIP Mechanics Academy are all initiatives that substantiate our commitment to a more sustainable economy.
We are thrilled to receive the EcoVadis Silver Rating for the second year in a row, which acknowledges the efforts we have put in as part of our sustainability strategy “for Generations to Come”. " said Markus Pretzel, Group Environmental, Social and Governance Director at TIP.
For evidence-based analysis and continuous improvement, TIP engages in regular assessments by leading external organizations such as EcoVadis. TIP’s approach to sustainability is outlined in the company’s sustainability report.
The EcoVadis Sustainability Rating underscores once again TIP’s commitment to sustainability practices across the entire value chain. Expanding TIP Group’s principles to the entire value chain will be the next big step on TIP Group’s sustainability journey.
For more information about TIP's sustainability initiatives and achievements, please visit https://www.tip-group.com/en-ca/about/sustainability
About TIP Group:
TIP Group, a leading equipment service provider in Europe and Canada, is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. We specialize in lease and rent of road freight and intermodal transport equipment, services such as maintenance and repair, sale of used equipment, and other value-added services, such as digital solutions. We provide these to transportation and logistics customers from more than 130 locations spread over 18 countries in Europe and Canada. For more information, please visit our website or follow us on LinkedIn.
EcoVadis is the global standard for business sustainability ratings, assessing over 100,000 companies across 175 countries. The EcoVadis methodology framework evaluates the quality of a company's sustainable management system through its policies, actions, and results, focusing on 21 sustainability criteria in the themes of Environment, Labor & Human Rights, Ethics, and Sustainable Procurement.