Annual report 2016

Recognition for Posti

Our home services won the New Business Diversification of the Year category in the Postal Technology International Awards 2016 competition organized by Postal Technology International. The competition had seven categories in total, with the New Business Diversification of the Year category receiving a particularly large number of proposals. The candidates were named by readers of Postal Technology International and the winners were selected from the finalists by a jury comprised of postal industry decision makers and experts.

We were awarded a gold-level rating by the international research company EcoVadis for our CSR performance in 2015. Posti ranked among the top five percent of companies in all industries worldwide. The system assesses and scores the overall CSR performance of 25,000 suppliers annually in the areas of environmental responsibility, social responsibility, business ethics and sustainable sourcing.

The Association for Finnish Work granted us membership in the association and the right to use the Key Flag symbol. The main criterion for granting the Key Flag is always that the product must have been manufactured or the service produced in Finland. The domesticness rate must be at least 50 percent of the absorption cost. A company applying for the Service Key Flag must have a large share of Finnish ownership and its executive management and head office must be situated in Finland.

The Vantaa Council of the Disabled recognized the Posti outlet in Tikkurila for its efforts to promote accessibility. The explanation mentioned that the customer premises are clear and accessible, the entrance allows access directly from the street, the basement has spacious parking facilities with an elevator and the members of staff are friendly and service-minded.