Braid first started in the UK within the shipping and transportation industry over 60 years ago, to which we are now recognised as a modern, diversified group that offers a niche logistical and innovative multi-modal logistic solutions worldwide and this is a testament to the recent ‘Gold Status’ award we have received from EcoVadis.
With an overall score of 70/100, Braid ranks within the top 5% of companies evaluated worldwide.
Each company evaluated is scored on four themes; Environment, Labour & Human Rights, Ethics and Sustainable Procurement. The methodology of EcoVadis’ evaluation is based on international sustainability standards such as; the Global Reporting Initiative, the United Nations Global Compact and the sustainability guideline ISO 26000.
As of 2019, companies are also scored on no severe negative 360° Watch findings of any of the three themes (Environment, Labour & Human Rights and Sustainable Procurement)occurring the last three years, as well as, no severe negative 360° Watch findings for Ethics occurring in the past five years.
Braid is committed to respecting the health and safety of our employees, protecting the environment, respecting the human rights of our employees and those in the communities in which we operate, and contributing to the sustainable development of those communities.
Braid Germany is determined to take pride in being responsible, respected, and acting with integrity at all times.