PressiousArvanitidis achieved CRI Pass, a diagnostic tool that was designed together with independent specialists in the field to evaluate the performance of businesses according to four basic pillars: Society, Environment, Employees, and the Market.
By achieving the CRI Pass, PressiousArvanitidis is recognized officially for its steps towards Corporate Social Responsibility and becomes a part, with other Greek companies, of the international group of businesses that are distinguished in their performances in this field.
PressiousArvanitidis is committed to executing purposeful in-service training for all its employees on Sustainable Development and Corporate Responsibility topics, for the concept, principles and the same vision to be integrated into each person of the company. PressiousArvanitidis will continue to enrich and of course add further social and environmental actions by setting unambiguous goals, timetables, and strategies. It is committed to actualizing a new materiality analysis with the active participation of each stakeholder, to recognize better and form the strategy of sustainable development issues that have to do with the company. PressiousArvanitidis aims in achieving special assessment programs to give prominence to its social value. Finally, continues to certify its environmental parameters for the formation of strategies to continue reducing the footprint.
Marked by the occasion of World Environment Day on June 5, PressiousArvanitidis alongside one of her main campaign characters, Ecoallius, becomes an avid supporter of the effort initiated by NGO “we4all” by planting 200 trees.
For PressiousArvanitidis, Ecoallius highlights the environmentally cautious use of paper, raises awareness, and explains to us how the usage of paper should be an environmentally cautious choice. PressiousArvanitidis implements action and enables practices to become a company moving towards sustainable development.
PressiousArvanitidis has a variety of certifications in the protection of the environment. Already being a member of the “FSC Chain of Custody Certification” and is the first company in the industry, in Greece, that was certified by the FSC.
Since 2010, PressiousArvanitidis’ partners choose to use printed material certified by the FSC. The company’s environmental awareness and responsibility is evident from the environmental goals set with core examples such as the zero-waste production line, while also implementing the Environmental Management System according to EN ISO 14001 certified by TÜV AUSTRIA and the reusing of the production materials, such as paper, aluminum, water, and ink or recycling the materials completely. Another beneficial change implemented is that 16% of the consuming daily power comes from using solar energy.
Since May 2012, PressiousArvanitidis is a member of the network of certified companies of the organization SEDEX. PressiousArvanitidis is certified according to 4pillar SMETA and is audited for issues related to Environmental Management, Business Ethics, Labor, and Health & Safety issues.
PressiousArvanitidis balances the responsible attitude with modern business activities, such as sustainability by promoting its brand and mostly by contributing to the establishment of ethical actions.
PressiousArvanitidis continues to support the efforts of the National Paralympic Team. PressiousArvanitidis is a proud sponsor – official supplier of the National Paralympic Team providing all its printed communication materials. During the almost 8 years of support, brochures, publications and anniversary albums of the team’s participation in international events and Paralympics have been designed and printed. An important moment during the long-term collaboration was in 2016 when the Rio Paralympics were held, where the group’s album was announced by the employees of PressiousArvanitidis as Printing Job of the Year. The support of the Paralympic Team is a long-term and consistent commitment for PressiousArvanitidis and all its employees.