Melissa is implementing a global green initiative around the world
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Melissa, a leading provider of global address and data quality management solutions, today announced its Global Green initiative, a cohesive program sustainable work practices implemented in its premises. in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and India.
âWith our global presence, we recognize the opportunity to have a positive impact on the large regional areas we serve,â said Greg Brown, Vice President, Global Marketing, Melissa. âOur offices reduce, reuse and recycle, consistent with our global values ââand our corporate mandate to help businesses reduce mail waste and eliminate returned mail. We are also expanding our existing pre-pandemic policies to include incentives for public transport, the implementation of solar and low-cost energy systems, and permanent options for flexible and remote working hours. “
Melissa has adopted a range of decarbonization goals around the world, such as the UK’s ambitious mandate for net zero carbon emissions by 2050 and India’s Paris Agreement commitment to reduce the emissions intensity of its economy by 33-35% by 2030 from 2005 levels. The company’s Global Green initiative includes a flexible range of policies and incentives, applied to the extent of possible at each regional office.
- Melissa’s work planning options offer flexible hours depending on the position and range from full home work to a minimum two-day on-site requirement in a company office.
- Travel has been universally reduced, with business handled via video interaction rather than face-to-face customer visits.
- The use of public transport is encouraged and includes options such as Transport for London (TfL) in the UK, S-Bahn, U-Bahn and trams in Germany, public buses in India in connection with the local government agency BBMP, and carpooling and toll journeys. in North America.
- Melissa’s solar energy initiative is led by the company’s North American headquarters and includes on-site charging stations for electric vehicles.
- Electricity comes from green suppliers where possible. The energy saving equipment is programmed to turn off when not in use, thus avoiding the energy consumption of standby modes. Energy-efficient motion-activated LED lights have replaced older, less efficient technologies such as CFLs. All electrical appliances are assessed for energy savings by the body responsible for energy efficiency.
- “Reduce, reuse, recycle” means that business operations are almost paperless and rely on digital signatures and data transmission; products with minimal packaging are used proactively and packaging is systematically recycled.
Melissa’s sustainability programs represent a global partnership to achieve decarbonization goals and are viewed as high-value investments for customers, employees, communities and the growth of the business. Click here for job opportunities at Melissa; to connect with members of Melissa’s Global Intelligence Team, visit www.Melissa.com or call 1-800-MELISSA.
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Since 1985, Melissa has specialized in global intelligence solutions to help organizations unlock precise data for a more compelling customer view. Over 10,000 customers worldwide in areas such as retail, education, healthcare, insurance, finance and government trust Melissa for comprehensive data quality and reporting software. Identity verification, including matching, validation and data enhancement services to gain critical insights and drive meaningful customer relationships. For more information or free product trials, visit www.MÃ©lissa.com or call 1-800-MELISSA (635-4772).
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