K-ryhmä

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is K-ryhmä doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 78

K-ryhmä has a DitchCarbon Score of 78, indicating a strong commitment to sustainability. This score reflects a lower carbon intensity in their operations, suggesting effective measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. A higher score signifies better performance in managing and decreasing carbon intensity, positioning K-ryhmä favorably in sustainability rankings.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

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K-ryhmä is part of the finance sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

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K-ryhmä operates in Finland, a country with a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by providing a cleaner energy grid and lower carbon footprint for its operations.
27.17%

...this company is doing 27.17% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1940 and headquartered in Helsinki, Kesko operates as a leading company in the Finnish trading sector. Known as K-ryhmä in Finland, it offers services across various industries including grocery, building and technical trade, and car trade, with over 2,000 stores in multiple Northern and Eastern European countries. With a commitment to corporate responsibility, Kesko and its K-retailers, collectively known as the K-Group, achieved a pro forma sales total of approximately €13.2 billion in 2016, emphasizing their position as a sustainable leader in the market.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for K-ryhmä

K-ryhmä should foster collaboration with their suppliers to evaluate and diminish their carbon emissions, thereby contributing to a more sustainable supply chain.

Good news, K-ryhmä has set science-based climate targets

K-ryhmä has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce their greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, which include direct emissions and indirect emissions from purchased energy. These targets align with the ambitious goal of limiting global temperature rise to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.
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The Ultimate Guide to Building Sustainability Into Procurement​​

In this guide you can learn about the three stages of sustainable procurement.

Stage 1) – Identify and Communicate
Sustainability Maturity

Stage 2) – Start to Give Preference to Mature Suppliers

Stage 3) – Make Climate Action a “Hard” Measure for Procurement

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