Overall Score: To achieve Sustainable Origin certification, the company must comply with all mandatory entry-level indicators (Bronze) and achieve a minimum of 30% of the applicable maximum score. Subsequently, they are followed by Silver (40%), Gold (60%) and the maximum Diamond level (80%). *The maximum score of applicable indicators for Tess is 677 points.
Tess defined the scope of the certification for the whole company to certify all the organization's processes. The brands belonging to the certified company are also certified.
Tess had its certification granted after verification audited by SGS.
For more information about the audits accredited by the Sustainable Origin, , click here.
Brief description of the company
Inaugurated in 2009 in Campina Grande, in the state of Paraíba (in Northeast Brazil), the factory was designed to ensure high rates of recycling and reuse of raw materials. Tess' team, from the S2 Holding group, made up of 2,200 people, develops soles, insoles and uppers with a high capacity for reuse. On average, 40% of soles are made from reusable materials.
S2 Holding is the group responsible for producing and marketing Redley and Kenner footwear brands in Brazil and worldwide. The Holding’s commitment is to develop brands and products that last a long time believing that the longevity of the shoes is one more factor that contributes to the preservation of the environment: if a product lasts a long time, it produces less waste in nature, generates confidence and surprises the customer.
The solid ESG strategy results in a social responsibility policy focused on people, respecting diversity and encouraging education. They like to do things differently and we work every day with a high delivery capacity.
The S2 group is widely recognized for being one of the creators of the premium sandals segment in Brazil. Therefore, they understand that now is the time to expand to the rest of the world with great products, true values, expertise in design and efficient production
Av. João Wallig, 1187 - Distrito Industrial, Campina Grande - PB, 58411-170
Phone: +55 (83) 2101-7499