Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Limited (ABFRL) was recently ranked Asia’s most sustainable company and 8th globally in the textiles, apparel and luxury goods industry for its environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance in the 2020 edition of S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA). The CSA methodology is used to select companies in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices.
“Over the past decade, ABFRL has been a pioneer in driving sustainability to the forefront of the fashion and retail industry. As a responsible organisation, we aim to provide thought leadership and accelerate the sustainability drive in the industry,” ABFRL managing director Ashish Dikshit was quoted as saying by Indian media reports.
ABFRL’s score was reflection of its virtue of vision, continuous efforts, commitment and efficient sustainability work in the areas of the corporate governance and economic, environmental and social dimensions.