In 2016 we were included – for the first time – in the FTSE4Good Global Index and FTSE4Good Europe Index indexes, which identify the companies that best manage the sustainability risks through commitments and actions in the development of their businesses.
We are part of the STOXX ESG and STOXX Sustainability indexes, specifically STOXX Global ESG Environmental Leaders, STOXX Europe Sustainability and EURO STOXX Sustainability. They identify the world’s leading companies in social, environmental and governance best practices.
In 2016 we were included in the Ethibel Excellence Investment Registers indices and the Ethibel Sustainability Index Excellence Europe, which recognize the best performers for sustainable and ethical investments.
Euronext Vigeo Index: Eurozone 120
The Jerónimo Martins Group was included in the Euronext Vigeo Index: Eurozone 120. This index distinguishes the companies that perform better in more than 300 indicators in the environmental, social and governance dimensions.
Morgan Stanley Capital International Index
We are part of the MSCI ACWI ESG Leaders and MSCI ACWI SRI indices that represent companies with high performance in the social, environmental and governance areas. The Group achieved the AA rating at a leadership level in 2017.
CDP Climate e CDP Forests
We participated in the Climate programs, where we obtained a score of “A-“, and Forests where we obtained an “A-” score for palm oil and “B” for soybean, paper and wood and beef. Our answers are publicly disclosed.
European Business Awards
We have won the National Champion and Ruban d’Honneur awards in the category “The Award for Environmental & Corporate Sustainability” for our strategy of fighting food waste.
Also Ethical Corporation has awarded an honorable mention in the category of “Most Effective Domestic Community Investment” to the work developed in the fight against food waste.
This organization distinguished two initiatives of the Social Responsibility area of Jerónimo Martins Polska: “Young designers for Biedronka” and “Biedronka and well-known designers for DKMS Foundation”.
Biały Listek CSR
Biedronka was honored by “Polityka” magazine with the Biały Listek CSR award for following the ISO 26000 recommendations.
Architecture with Energy
The Biedronka store in Bydgoszcz was awarded this prize in the category “Public Building”, which aims to select the most energy efficient buildings.
We were distinguished with the Founder Prize in recognition of the role played in the foundation and promotion of the success of the institution since its birth in Portugal in 2005.
Jerónimo Martins is a Portugal-based international Group operating in the Food Distribution and Specialised Retail sectors. Public Company. Registered at the Commercial Registry Office of Lisbon.
Share Capital: 629.293.220 €. VAT number PT nr. 500 100 144.