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  • Overall approach
    2/14
    • Overarching commitment on deforestation
      0/6
    • Signatory to an initiative tackling deforestation
      1/1
      Signatory
      Yes
      1/1
      Cerrado Manifesto Statement of Support; UN Global Compact
      Metro AG is signatory to the Cerrado Manifesto Statement of Support and UN Global Compact. 
    • Awareness of the value of forests
      1/1
      Awareness
      Yes
      1/1
      "The world’s forest land is an important element in the regulation of greenhouse gas emissions. Advancing deforestation for the procurement of wood and paper products thus contributes to the greenhouse gas effect and hence to the global climate change". 
    • Target to reduce emissions from land-use change
      0/3
    • Reporting on emissions from land-use change
      0/3
  • Commodity score
    25/86
    • Beef
      9/86
      • Commitment Strength
        0/36
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          0/21
          • Commitment details
            No commitment
            0/10.7
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            No
            0/1.5
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            No
            0/1.5
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1.5
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1.5
          • Target date
            No deadline
            0/2
          • Target is quantifiable
            No
            0/2
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/15
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/5.3
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            No
            0/1.5
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            No
            0/1.5
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1.5
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1.5
          • Target date
            No deadline
            0/2
          • Target is quantifiable
            No
            0/2
      • Reporting and Implementation
        4/34
        • Reporting against commitments
          0/6
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/3
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/3
        • Reporting is independently verified
          0/4
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/2
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/2
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Monitoring and verification of supplier compliance
          No monitoring
          0/4
        • Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/4
        • Publishing supplier lists
          No disclosure
          0/4
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes
          4/4
          Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes
          4/4
          Both
          "In 2016 METRO established a publicly available tool which allows any company orindividual person involved in our business activities to report situations that are not in compliance with METRO values, policies and/or legal regulations."
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Report volumes of commodity
          No reporting
          0/4
      • Social Considerations
        5/16
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          No
          0/4
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          ILO; Discrimination; Forced Labour; Child Labour; Freedom of association
          "We expect our business partners to respect internationally proclaimed human rights, as defined by the International Labour Organisation [and] ensure no forced or child labour [...] no discrimination [...] and respect the rights of employees to collective bargaining and freedom of association."
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          Discrimination/Gender Rights/Harassment
          1/4
          Gender equality in the supply chain
          Discrimination/Gender Rights/Harassment
          1/4
          "The same opportunities shall be granted regardless of [...] sexual orientation or gender."
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/4
    • Palm oil
      41/86
      • Commitment Strength
        21/36
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          13/15
          • Commitment details
            Forest-related commitment
            6/8
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Forest-related commitment
            6/8
            Type of commitment: Certification
            Certification schemes mentioned: RSPO
            "METRO is committed to only using palm oil from sustainable sources for its own-brand products by 2020. In this respect, the company is guided by the criteria of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)".
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            "METRO is committed to only using palm oil from sustainable sources for its own-brand products by 2020. In this respect, the company is guided by the criteria of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)". 
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all operations
            Yes
            1/1
            "METRO is committed to only using palm oil from sustainable sources for its own-brand products by 2020. In this respect, the company is guided by the criteria of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)". 
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            "METRO is committed to only using palm oil from sustainable sources for its own-brand products by 2020. In this respect, the company is guided by the criteria of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)". 
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            "METRO is committed to only using palm oil from sustainable sources for its own-brand products by 2020. In this respect, the company is guided by the criteria of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)". 
          • Target date
            2020
            1.2/1.3
            Target date
            2020
            1.2/1.3
            "METRO is committed to only using palm oil from sustainable sources for its own-brand products by 2020. In this respect, the company is guided by the criteria of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)". 
          • Target is quantifiable
            Yes
            1.3/1.3
            Target is quantifiable
            Yes
            1.3/1.3
            "METRO is committed to only using palm oil from sustainable sources for its own-brand products by 2020. In this respect, the company is guided by the criteria of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)". 
        • Commitment to protect High Carbon Stock areas and/or peatlands
          8/11
          • Commitment details
            Yes
            4/4
            Commitment to protect High Carbon Stock areas and/or peatlands
            Yes
            4/4
            Type of commitment: HCS
            "Palm oil is sourced from plantations and farms that operate in compliance with all laws and regulations and additionally should ensure the following requirements are met:comply with existing RSPO Principles & Criteria, or equivalent standards; protect high conservation value (HCV) areas."
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            "Palm oil is sourced from plantations and farms that operate in compliance with all laws and regulations and additionally should ensure the following requirements are met:comply with existing RSPO Principles & Criteria, or equivalent standards; protect high conservation value (HCV) areas."
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all operations
            Yes
            1/1
            "Palm oil is sourced from plantations and farms that operate in compliance with all laws and regulations and additionally should ensure the following requirements are met:comply with existing RSPO Principles & Criteria, or equivalent standards; protect high conservation value (HCV) areas."
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            "Palm oil is sourced from plantations and farms that operate in compliance with all laws and regulations and additionally should ensure the following requirements are met:comply with existing RSPO Principles & Criteria, or equivalent standards; protect high conservation value (HCV) areas."
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            "Palm oil is sourced from plantations and farms that operate in compliance with all laws and regulations and additionally should ensure the following requirements are met:comply with existing RSPO Principles & Criteria, or equivalent standards; protect high conservation value (HCV) areas."
          • Target date
            No deadline
            0/1.3
            Target date
            No deadline
            0/1.3
            "Palm oil is sourced from plantations and farms that operate in compliance with all laws and regulations and additionally should ensure the following requirements are met:comply with existing RSPO Principles & Criteria, or equivalent standards; protect high conservation value (HCV) areas."
          • Target is quantifiable
            No
            0/1.3
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/11
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/4
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1
          • Target date
            No deadline
            0/1.3
          • Target is quantifiable
            No
            0/1.3
      • Reporting and Implementation
        11/34
        • Reporting against commitments
          2/6
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes
            2/2
            In 2017, METRO reported their certified volumes to the RSPO as 8,514.1 tonnes, with 7,697.76 tonnes of this being through the segregated method.
          • Commitment to protect High Carbon Stock areas and/or peatlands
            No
            0/2
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/2
        • Reporting is independently verified
          1/4
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes
            1.3/1.3
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes
            1.3/1.3
            certification
            In 2017, METRO reported their certified volumes to the RSPO as 8,514.1 tonnes, with 7,697.76 tonnes of this being through the segregated method.
          • Commitment to protect High Carbon Stock areas and/or peatlands
            No
            0/1.3
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/1.3
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Monitoring and verification of supplier compliance
          No monitoring
          0/4
        • Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/4
        • Publishing supplier lists
          No disclosure
          0/4
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes
          4/4
          Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes
          4/4
          Both
          "In 2016 METRO established a publicly available tool which allows any company orindividual person involved in our business activities to report situations that are not in compliance with METRO values, policies and/or legal regulations."
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
          Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Report volumes of commodity
          Full
          4/4
          Report volumes of commodity
          Full
          4/4
          Metro AG report annually to RSPO.
      • Social Considerations
        9/16
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          Yes
          4/4
          Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          Yes
          4/4
          "Palm oil is sourced from plantations and farms that operate in compliance with alllaws and regulations and additionally should ensure the following requirements are met [...] Engage in free prior and informed consent of indigenous and local communities concerning activities on their customary lands where plantations are planned for development."
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          ILO; UN Declaration for HR; Discrimination; Forced Labour; Child Labour; Freedom of association
          "We expect our business partners to respect internationally proclaimed human rights, as defined by the International Labour Organisation [and] ensure no forced or child labour [...] no discrimination [...] and respect the rights of employees to collective bargaining and freedom of association."
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          Discrimination/Gender Rights/Harassment
          1/4
          Gender equality in the supply chain
          Discrimination/Gender Rights/Harassment
          1/4
          "The same opportunities shall be granted regardless of [...] sexual orientation or gender."
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/4
    • Soy
      21/86
      • Commitment Strength
        12/36
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          12/21
          • Commitment details
            Forest-related commitment
            8/10.7
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Forest-related commitment
            8/10.7
            Type of commitment: Zero deforestation
            "By 2025, 100% of the soy Tier 1 (direct soy) and Tier 2 (soy used as animal feed) in our Own Brand (Common and Local Sourcing) and A-Brand supply chain is sourced from areas which are verified as zero deforestation, according to market availability." 
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1.5/1.5
            Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1.5/1.5
            "By 2025, 100% of the soy Tier 1 (direct soy) and Tier 2 (soy used as animal feed) in our Own Brand (Common and Local Sourcing) and A-Brand supply chain is sourced from areas which are verified as zero deforestation, according to market availability."
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            No
            0/1.5
            Commitment applies to all operations
            No
            0/1.5
            "By 2025, 100% of the soy Tier 1 (direct soy) and Tier 2 (soy used as animal feed) in our Own Brand (Common and Local Sourcing) and A-Brand supply chain is sourced from areas which are verified as zero deforestation, according to market availability."
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1.5
            Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1.5
            "By 2025, 100% of the soy Tier 1 (direct soy) and Tier 2 (soy used as animal feed) in our Own Brand (Common and Local Sourcing) and A-Brand supply chain is sourced from areas which are verified as zero deforestation, according to market availability."
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1.5
            Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1.5
            "By 2025, 100% of the soy Tier 1 (direct soy) and Tier 2 (soy used as animal feed) in our Own Brand (Common and Local Sourcing) and A-Brand supply chain is sourced from areas which are verified as zero deforestation, according to market availability."
          • Target date
            2025
            0.5/2
            Target date
            2025
            0.5/2
            "By 2025, 100% of the soy Tier 1 (direct soy) and Tier 2 (soy used as animal feed) in our Own Brand (Common and Local Sourcing) and A-Brand supply chain is sourced from areas which are verified as zero deforestation, according to market availability."
          • Target is quantifiable
            Yes
            2/2
            Target is quantifiable
            Yes
            2/2
            "By 2025, 100% of the soy Tier 1 (direct soy) and Tier 2 (soy used as animal feed) in our Own Brand (Common and Local Sourcing) and A-Brand supply chain is sourced from areas which are verified as zero deforestation, according to market availability."
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/15
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/5.3
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            No
            0/1.5
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            No
            0/1.5
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1.5
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1.5
          • Target date
            No deadline
            0/2
          • Target is quantifiable
            No
            0/2
      • Reporting and Implementation
        4/34
        • Reporting against commitments
          0/6
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/3
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/3
        • Reporting is independently verified
          0/4
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/2
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/2
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Monitoring and verification of supplier compliance
          No monitoring
          0/4
        • Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/4
        • Publishing supplier lists
          No disclosure
          0/4
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes
          4/4
          Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes
          4/4
          Both
          "In 2016 METRO established a publicly available tool which allows any company orindividual person involved in our business activities to report situations that are not in compliance with METRO values, policies and/or legal regulations."
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Report volumes of commodity
          No reporting
          0/4
      • Social Considerations
        5/16
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          No
          0/4
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          ILO; Discrimination; Forced Labour; Child Labour; Freedom of association
          "We expect our business partners to respect internationally proclaimed human rights, as defined by the International Labour Organisation [and] ensure no forced or child labour [...] no discrimination [...] and respect the rights of employees to collective bargaining and freedom of association."
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          Discrimination/Gender Rights/Harassment
          1/4
          Gender equality in the supply chain
          Discrimination/Gender Rights/Harassment
          1/4
          "The same opportunities shall be granted regardless of [...] sexual orientation or gender."
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/4
    • Pulp & Paper
      29/86
      • Commitment Strength
        20/36
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          12/15
          • Commitment details
            Forest-related commitment
            6/8
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Forest-related commitment
            6/8
            Type of commitment: Protects priority forests; Certification
            Certification schemes mentioned: FSC; PEFC
            '"METRO Cash & Carry aims to ensure that 100% of its own-brand products made from wood or wood fibre...originate from legal and responsibly managed forests by the end of 2020", with products made from virgin wood fibre having to be FSC or PEFC-certified. "This should ensure that...ecosystems, biodiversity and ecological processes are maintained or restored, especially with regard to forests of high conservation value."
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            '"METRO Cash & Carry aims to ensure that 100% of its own-brand products made from wood or wood fibre...originate from legal and responsibly managed forests by the end of 2020", with products made from virgin wood fibre having to be FSC or PEFC-certified. "This should ensure that...ecosystems, biodiversity and ecological processes are maintained or restored, especially with regard to forests of high conservation value."
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            No
            0/1
            Commitment applies to all operations
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            '"METRO Cash & Carry aims to ensure that 100% of its own-brand products made from wood or wood fibre...originate from legal and responsibly managed forests by the end of 2020", with products made from virgin wood fibre having to be FSC or PEFC-certified. "This should ensure that...ecosystems, biodiversity and ecological processes are maintained or restored, especially with regard to forests of high conservation value."
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            '"METRO Cash & Carry aims to ensure that 100% of its own-brand products made from wood or wood fibre...originate from legal and responsibly managed forests by the end of 2020", with products made from virgin wood fibre having to be FSC or PEFC-certified. "This should ensure that...ecosystems, biodiversity and ecological processes are maintained or restored, especially with regard to forests of high conservation value."
          • Target date
            2020
            1.2/1.3
            Target date
            2020
            1.2/1.3
            '"METRO Cash & Carry aims to ensure that 100% of its own-brand products made from wood or wood fibre...originate from legal and responsibly managed forests by the end of 2020", with products made from virgin wood fibre having to be FSC or PEFC-certified. "This should ensure that...ecosystems, biodiversity and ecological processes are maintained or restored, especially with regard to forests of high conservation value."
          • Target is quantifiable
            Yes
            1.3/1.3
            Target is quantifiable
            Yes
            1.3/1.3
            '"METRO Cash & Carry aims to ensure that 100% of its own-brand products made from wood or wood fibre...originate from legal and responsibly managed forests by the end of 2020", with products made from virgin wood fibre having to be FSC or PEFC-certified. "This should ensure that...ecosystems, biodiversity and ecological processes are maintained or restored, especially with regard to forests of high conservation value."
        • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
          8/11
          • Commitment details
            Yes
            4/4
            Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            Yes
            4/4
            Type of commitment: Recycled content
            "METRO continually strives for packaging solutions that...are designed to use the fewest materials [and] generate the lowest volume…, increase the use of recycled materials [and] consider new packaging materials."
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            "METRO continually strives for packaging solutions that...are designed to use the fewest materials [and] generate the lowest volume…, increase the use of recycled materials [and] consider new packaging materials."
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all operations
            Yes
            1/1
            "METRO continually strives for packaging solutions that...are designed to use the fewest materials [and] generate the lowest volume…, increase the use of recycled materials [and] consider new packaging materials."
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            "METRO continually strives for packaging solutions that...are designed to use the fewest materials [and] generate the lowest volume…, increase the use of recycled materials [and] consider new packaging materials."
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            Yes
            1/1
            "METRO continually strives for packaging solutions that...are designed to use the fewest materials [and] generate the lowest volume…, increase the use of recycled materials [and] consider new packaging materials."
          • Target date
            No deadline
            0/1.3
            Target date
            No deadline
            0/1.3
            "METRO continually strives for packaging solutions that...are designed to use the fewest materials [and] generate the lowest volume…, increase the use of recycled materials [and] consider new packaging materials."
          • Target is quantifiable
            No
            0/1.3
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/11
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/4
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1
          • Target date
            No deadline
            0/1.3
          • Target is quantifiable
            No
            0/1.3
      • Reporting and Implementation
        4/34
        • Reporting against commitments
          0/6
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/2
          • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            No
            0/2
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/2
        • Reporting is independently verified
          0/4
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/1.3
          • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            No
            0/1.3
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/1.3
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Monitoring and verification of supplier compliance
          No monitoring
          0/4
          Monitoring and verification of supplier compliance
          No monitoring
          0/4
        • Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/4
        • Publishing supplier lists
          No disclosure
          0/4
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes
          4/4
          Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes
          4/4
          Both
          "In 2016 METRO established a publicly available tool which allows any company orindividual person involved in our business activities to report situations that are not in compliance with METRO values, policies and/or legal regulations."
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Report volumes of commodity
          No reporting
          0/4
      • Social Considerations
        5/16
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          No
          0/4
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          ILO; Discrimination; Forced Labour; Child Labour; Freedom of association
          "We expect our business partners to respect internationally proclaimed human rights, as defined by the International Labour Organisation [and] ensure no forced or child labour [...] no discrimination [...] and respect the rights of employees to collective bargaining and freedom of association."
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          Discrimination/Gender Rights/Harassment
          1/4
          Gender equality in the supply chain
          Discrimination/Gender Rights/Harassment
          1/4
          "The same opportunities shall be granted regardless of [...] sexual orientation or gender."
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/4
  • Commitment strength
    13/36
    Avg. score
  • Reporting and Implementation
    6/34
    Avg. score
  • Social considerations
    6/16
    Avg. score

Profile

Metro AG is a German retail group with operations across the world. The company’s portfolio caters to both commercial and private customers, through sales brands including METRO Cash & Carry and the hypermarket Real. With a diverse product range, Metro AG is exposed to a number of forest risk commodities including palm oil, soy, pulp and paper. Palm oil and soy feature in some of the food products sold by Metro AG, whilst pulp and paper are used in many of the company’s non-food goods.

Sector
Industry sector 
Food retail
Segments
Retailer
HQ
HQ 
Germany
Company Type
Company type 
Public listed
Collective Commitments
Consumer Goods Forum member
New York Declaration on Forests signatory

Top Brands

Metro Cash and Carry, REAL

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