Sustainability

Sustainable developments suit the needs of the present, without putting a big burden on the future. NewCold wants to reduce the impact its operations have on the environment by optimizing the cold supply chain and implement innovating concepts. This benefits our partners and the environment worldwide.

Sustainable development of NewCold

NewCold strives to increase global food security by providing leading food companies with the most innovative cold storage and transportation services. Our company has an international network with 8 locations on three continents, holding 730.000 pallet positions worldwide. NewCold recognizes the impact of its operations on the lives of local communities.

NewCold recognizes the importance of sustainable business practices for the well-being of future generations. We want to reduce the impact of our operations on the environment and local communities by optimizing cold supply chain and implement innovative concepts. Our company believes that the efficient usage of natural resources together with healthy local community and employee relations are the key elements leading to outstanding financial results and business prosperity. Therefore, NewCold incorporates Triple Bottom Line framework in its core operations which enables to evaluate company’s performance from different perspectives and create greater transparency.

Our triple bottomline focus

PLANET

NewCold’s operations would not be possible possible without natural resources. All of our facilities consume energy, use air and water for cooling purposes.

The sustainability of our planet is crucial for NewCold’s continued operations. That is why we are focused on achieving the lowest energy use.

PEOPLE

Our people are our greatest strength and our most valuable asset. They are skilled problem solvers that believe challenges can be turned to opportunities.

NewCold is a customer-oriented company, therefore, all of our employees focus on creating customer satisfaction, which results in long-term customer relations and sustainable revenues.

PROFIT

Our energy efficient operations together with satisfied customers contribute to NewCold’s competitive advantage leading to strong financial results.

High profitability enables us to furtherly invest in our people and planet to make our operations even more efficient and environmentally friendly.

The sustainable development goals we commit to

In 2015 the United Nations introduced 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The achievement of which will enable to build a better future for people and our planet. Considering NewCold’s strategic direction and available resources, we identified several Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that can be effectively addressed by our company. We established sustainable practices that not only help to achieve a particular SDG but also add value to one of Triple Bottom Line dimensions. Currently NewCold commits to 9 out of 17 SDGs by constructing sustainable warehouses, providing smart logistics and engaging into responsible business activities.