How the creator of the world's first circular safety shoe works with sustainability
The Worldfavor customer Emma Safety Footwear is mentioned in an article written by the Dutch news platform Change Inc. The article focuses on how Emma Safety Footwear works with sustainability and mentions Worldfavor as the companies go to platform when it comes to sustainability data.
Emma Safety Footwear creates safe and sustainable safety footwear and was founded in the Netherlands in the beginning of the 1930’s. Since the beginning, the company has prided themself with improving the working conditions in their supply chain as well as implementing the use of recycled materials in their shoemaking and reducing their emissions. In 2018, the company created the world's first circular safety shoe and has since then replaced all of their materials to more sustainable options – making all their products now fully recyclable. Since 2020, Emma Safety footwear has been part of the Swedish Hultafors Group – another Worldfavor customer, which includes several brands of safety clothing, footwear and tools.
In the article Worldfavor is mentioned as Emma Safety Footwear’s platform to help the company with their sustainability journey and to measure their environmental impact. Worldfavors Sustainability platform helps the company to collect and analyze their sustainability data so that they can gain visibility on every tier of their supply chain to be able to trace their impact, assess their risks and mitigate them effectively. By doing this, the company is also able to measure their own environmental footprint. In addition to measuring their environmental footprint the company also works towards fair working conditions and safe working environment through their supply chain.
We are thrilled that Worldfavors customer are leading the way when it comes to the sustainability field. If you want to read more about Emma’s work on sustainability, make sure to visit their website.