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Eco

Performance

Creating the future together

 

The Award's Philosophy

Coherent sustainability strategies are becoming increasingly significant for market differentiation. The Eco Performance Award, as Europe's leading award for sustainability in the transport and logistics industry, honours both innovative and application-proven strategies. The award honours companies that harmonise economic, ecological and social aspects. In addition to economic success and commitment to environmental protection, the award also honours social commitment to employees and society.

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Eco
Performance 
Award
2020

On track to a more sustainable tomorrow

 

Overview of your benefits

Achieve unique competitive advantages thanks to sustainability.

Utilise the award and strengthen your image.

Show your success with the exclusive Eco Performance seal of quality, for example on your vehicle fleet.

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Your Benefits

Competitive advantages due to sustainability

A high quality and sustainable range of logistics and transport services in combination with economic business not only creates competitive advantages, but also sets signs for a responsible handling of our environment and society in general. Demonstrate workplace attractiveness to potential employees. Sustainability represents the factor for success and sympathy for a common future. 

A positive image for your company

Use the Eco Performance Award as a recommendation and reference for your company image. Reporting about the finalists and winners in leading trade journals for the transport sector also strengthens your presence in the media. Winners can utilise the awards ceremony as an opportunity to present their sustainable concepts to members of the industry. The event is also an ideal public image platform for any responsibility-conscious business.

The Eco Performance seal of quality

The Eco Performance Award seal is bestowed on both finalists and winners as part of the award ceremony. This ceremony offers the participants to network with pioneers from the industry. In addition to the existing prizes, the seal is an exclusive premium award and can be effectively presented in the company's business rooms and on the fleet of trucks. This seal of quality emphasises the high innate value of the Eco Performance Award and also acclaims the company as a pioneer for sustainable activities within the European transport and logistics sector. 

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Economical

Ecological

Social

Three Dimensions of Sustainability

Economical Sustainability

Ensuring effective products and efficient processes

Ecological Sustainability

Reduction of the negative impact of the economics activities on the environment

Social Sustainability

Showing responsibility towards employees and society

Aspects of the Dimensions

With the Eco Performance Award, the jury honours innovative companies that are particularly distinguished by the combination of ecological, economic and social efforts.

Economical Dimension
(Profit)

Effective products and efficient processes

  • Control and safeguarding of quality

  • Accessing new market segments

  • Efficient fleet management

  • Use of telematics for optimum route and tour planning

  • Optimisation of cargo space capacity

  • ...

Ecological Dimension
(Planet)

Reduction of the negative impact of the economics activities on the environment

  • Reduction of greenhouse gas emissions

  • Activities towards increasing energy efficiency

  • Use of regenerative energies and fuels

  • Use of alternative drives

  • Environmentally friendly transport fleets

  • Use of fuel-saving tyres

  • ...

Social Dimension
(People)

Responsibility towards employees and society

  • Training measures

  • Training within the company

  • Organisation of team events

  • Family-friendly work times

  • Safe, health-compliant workplace organisation

  • Social commitment outside of the company

  • ...

Highway Bridge

Combinig to win

Triple bottom line as a benchmark

Are you already involved in the three dimensions and would like to have your efforts rewarded? Then find out now about the competition process and how you can become the Eco Performer 2020.

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