Schréder and Sunna Design announce strategic partnership to deliver environmentally-friendly solar lighting
Schréder and Sunna Design, two industry leaders, are joining forces to co-develop new solar lighting solutions that will accelerate the adoption of renewable energy and create safe night-time environments for communities worldwide.
Schréder commits to joining the Science-Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to further reduce greenhouse gas emissions
The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) drives ambitious climate action in the private sector by enabling organisations to set science-based emissions reduction targets. This initiative reinforces our engagement to combat climate change.
Schréder’s first Sustainability Report rewarded 2 prizes by the Awards for Best Belgian Sustainability Reports
Organised by the Institute of Registered Auditors, these awards reward and encourage organisations to report transparently on sustainability issues. The winners were announced at this year’s prize ceremony on 29th November in Brussels. For this 21st edition, Schréder was awarded the Best First Sustainability Report and Sustainability Report Best Linked to the 2030 SDGs Agenda.
Schréder awarded EcoVadis 2022 Gold sustainability rating
EcoVadis is the world’s largest provider of business sustainability ratings and a reference in the B2B industries and global supply chains. Based on 21 criteria, EcoVadis audits companies in four categories: Environment, Labour and Human Rights, Ethics and Sustainable Procurement. After achieving the Silver rating in 2021, we improved our sustainability performance even further in 2022.
With great sadness we announce the passing of Jean Schréder
Jean Schréder, a loved and admired member of the Schréder family, died on 15th July 2022 of a terrible illness, at the young of 73. Jean was the 4th Chairman of the Board of Directors, and left an indelible mark on our company during the 20 years of his presidency. We send our deepest sympathies to all his family and friends.
Bespoke luminaire developed with Marc Aurel for Perrache Station rewarded “Janus de la Cité” Award
Awarded by the French Design Institute, the “Janus de la Cité” prize rewards products and services that improve the daily living environment of inhabitants and visitors. The new lighting contributed to transforming the underground passage of Perrache Station into a sophisticated space that promotes active mobility.
Schréder awarded Silver level in the EcoVadis sustainability rating
EcoVadis is an internationally recognised provider of business sustainability ratings and a reference in the B2B industries and global supply chains. Based on 21 criteria, the evaluation is in four categories: environment, labour and human rights, ethics and sustainable procurement. After achieving the Bronze rating in 2020, we were able to improve our sustainability performance even further in 2021.
Schréder decides not to take part in Light+Building 2022
We have decided to not participate in any international trade fairs in the near future, including Light+Building to avoid extensive international travel and a large carbon footprint. We have decided to privilege smaller local events and trade fairs which will enable us to connect with you in a more sustainable way.