REWE Group Sustainability Report 2018
  • REWE Group Sustainability Report
    Based on GRI Standards

The REWE Group Sustainability Report documents the progress that REWE Group made in the implementation of its sustainability strategy in 2018. In the report, REWE Group describes its strategic philosophy about fundamental sustainability issues and highlights the results of its activities with the help of key performance indicators and projects.
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The entire report is based on the standards of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and classifies the key GRI aspects under the four pillars of REWE Group’s sustainability strategy. A click on the respective aspect will take you to the related section covering the activities of REWE Group. Using the sorting function, you can arrange the aspects according to their sequence under the GRI. The report was prepared in accordance with the GRI standards, “Core” option. The GRI approved the placement of the universal standard disclosures GRI 102-40 to 102-49 using a materiality disclosure service.

External Audit

To ensure quality and credibility, REWE Group engaged PricewaterhouseCoopers GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft to conduct a limited assurance review for select data of this report. The audited sections are identified with this symbol . The audit opinion includes general data about the engagement and the presentation of the review results (see Independent Assurance Report). The input data of the carbon footprint report were reviewed by INFRAS AG and the Austrian Federal Environmental Agency.

Statement by Lionel Souque GRI 102-14

REWE Group Portrait

GRI 102-1 – 102-7, 102-10

Employee Structure

GRI 102-8, 102-41

Supply Chain

GRI 102-9

Risk Management

GRI 102-11

Industry Initiatives and Memberships

GRI 102-12, 102-13

Principles and Guidelines

GRI 102-16, 102-17

Sustainability Strategy

GRI 102-18 – 102-21

Stakeholder Dialogue

GRI 102-40, 102-42 – 102-44

Materiality Analysis

GRI 102-45 – 102-47, 102-49

Report Profile

GRI 102-48, 102-50 – 102-56

Economic Performance

GRI 201

Compliance

GRI 205, 206, 307, 419

Public Policy

GRI 415

Data protection

GRI 418

Green Products

Product-related Risk Analyses

GRI 102-11

Regional Products

GRI 204-1

Raw Materials in Focus – Food

GRI FP1

Raw Materials in Focus – Non-food

GRI FP1

Organic

GRI FP2

PRO PLANET

GRI FP2

Packaging

GRI 301

Biodiversity

GRI 304

Ecological Impacts
Within the Supply Chain

GRI 308

Social Issues
in the Supply Chain

GRI 412, 414

Customer Health
and Product Safety

GRI 416

Promoting Sustainable Consumption

GRI 417

Animal Welfare

FP10

Child Labour
and Forced Labour

GRI 408, 409

Livestock Farming Conditions

FP10

Nutrition

FP10

Energy, Climate and the Environment

Materials

GRI 301

Energy

GRI 302

Water

GRI 303

Climate Protection

GRI 305

Waste

GRI 306

Green Building

RG 1

Employees

Employment

GRI 401

Labour/Management Relations

GRI 402

Occupational Safety and Health Management

GRI 403

Education and Training Programmes

GRI 404

Diversity and Equal Opportunity

GRI 405

Non-Discrimination

GRI 406

Society

Projects and Sponsorships

GRI 203

Child Protection

GRI 413