Musgrave

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Musgrave doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 61

Musgrave has a DitchCarbon Score of 61, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to manage its carbon intensity, suggesting they are taking steps to reduce emissions. A higher score would denote even greater success in lowering their carbon intensity and enhancing their environmental performance.

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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Musgrave is a company in the retail sector, which has a 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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Musgrave operates in Ireland, a region with a very low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable environmental context supports Musgrave’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their energy consumption.
13.62%

...this company is doing 13.62% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1876 and headquartered in Cork, Musgrave is a prominent player in the Irish retail and wholesale food industry. Celebrating over 140 years in business, the company is a family-owned entity that stands as Ireland’s largest private sector employer, with a workforce of 35,000 people. Musgrave operates leading brands such as SuperValu, Centra, and Daybreak, and provides wholesale services through MarketPlace to a vast array of hospitality businesses across Ireland and Spain.

Good news, Musgrave has embraced SBTi commitments for sustainability

Musgrave has pledged to set science-based targets through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science. This commitment means the company will implement strategies to significantly cut carbon emissions across its operations and value chain to contribute to limiting global warming.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Musgrave should focus on enhancing the monitoring and reporting of emissions from purchased goods and services to potentially reduce their emissions by 25%.
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