Awarded to the business that can demonstrate a proactive commitment to reducing their environmental impact

The Best Sustainability Initiative Award recognises and honours the online retailer that has demonstrated exceptional commitment and innovation in integrating sustainability practices into their business operations.

This award acknowledges eCommerce platforms that have gone above and beyond to reduce their environmental footprint, promote sustainable products, and foster a culture of social responsibility. The recipient of this award will have implemented effective strategies to minimise waste, conserve energy and water resources, and adopt eco-friendly packaging and shipping practices.

The winner of this award will be an eCommerce company that has successfully integrated sustainability throughout their supply chain, from sourcing ethical and sustainable materials to partnering with eco-conscious suppliers and manufacturers. They will have demonstrated a clear understanding of the environmental impact of their operations and have taken proactive steps to minimise it.

In addition to environmental sustainability, the recipient of this award will have also shown a commitment to social sustainability.

Your entry should address the following:

  • Give an overview of the key features of your sustainability initiative
  • How does it fit in with your overall environmental policy?
  • What were the objectives and how did you go about meeting them?
  • Include any KPI / success metrics
  • Include stakeholder / partner feedback where possible
  • Give any other information which you think would help convince the judges that you should win this award. What makes your sustainability initiative stand out?

2024 Best Sustainability Initiative

  • Background information

  • Names of key staff involved

  • Name and contact details of person submitting entry

  • Submission

  • Entrants have a maximum of 1,000 words in which to convince the judges that they are worthy of winning this award. 3 files of supporting material of no more than 4 pages each can also be included. Video footage can be also submitted but should be sent as a link within the main body of the entry and should be no more than 2 minutes in length. Please include any information which will persuade the judges that this should be the winning entry for this category. Suggestions as to what could be covered are listed below.
    • Give an overview of the key features of your sustainability initiative
    • How does it fit in with your overall environmental policy?
    • What were the objectives and how did you go about meeting them?
    • Include any KPI / success metrics
    • Include stakeholder / partner feedback where possible.
    • Give any other information which you think would help convince the judges that you should win this award. What makes your sustainability initiative stand out?
  • Shortlisted Summary

  • In the event of your submission being shortlisted we will publish a 200 word summary of your submission on our website and a photo. Please write the summary below keeping in mind that any results or other sensitive information may end up in the public domain. Please also supply your company logo below. (Max 200 WORDS)
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  • Supporting Material

  • Please attach any relevant support material - testimonials, research, performance analysis, collateral, screen grabs, pictures etc.

    Entrants may attach up to 3 files of supporting material of no more than 4 pages each.

    Attached files must be no larger than 10MB each, documents must be in .pdf or .doc (word) format, images must be in .jpg or .gif format.

    Movie/video footage 
    If movie files exceed the 10MB allowance then please include a link to the video/movie hosted on a web page. Links to FTP sites will not be accepted.

    If you wish to send any files larger than 10MB please email them directly to lizb@r3events.co.uk.

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  • Max. file size: 10 MB.
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