At EdiSchoolMart, we’re dedicated to being more than just an e-commerce platform for schools. We believe in the transformative power of education and the responsibility we hold to contribute to a sustainable, equitable, and thriving educational ecosystem in India. This report outlines our key initiatives and achievements in Environmental, Social, and Economic Responsibility (ESG) for the year 2024-25.

Environmental Responsibility: Building a Greener Tomorrow

  • Sustainable Packaging: We’re actively reducing our environmental footprint by:
    • Implementing a “Ship in Own Container” program where schools can choose to receive bulky items in reusable containers, minimizing single-use cardboard waste.
    • Utilizing recycled and recyclable packaging materials whenever possible.
    • Partnering with vendors who prioritize sustainable packaging solutions.
    • Providing schools with resources and educational materials on responsible waste management.
  • Reduced Carbon Footprint: We’re exploring partnerships with logistics providers who:
    • Utilize fuel-efficient vehicles and implement emission reduction strategies.
    • Offer carbon offsetting options for deliveries.
    • Encourage schools to consolidate orders to minimize delivery trips.
  • Promoting Sustainable Products: We’re committed to promoting eco-friendly choices by:
    • Highlighting products made from recycled materials with dedicated badges and filters on our platform.
    • Partnering with vendors who prioritize sustainable manufacturing practices.
    • Educating schools about the environmental benefits of sustainable products.

Social Responsibility: Investing in Our Communities

  • Ethical Sourcing: We uphold the highest ethical standards in our supply chain by:
    • Implementing a strict ethical sourcing code that emphasizes fair labor practices, safe working conditions, and living wages throughout the supply chain.
    • Conducting regular audits and assessments of our vendors to ensure compliance with our code.
    • Partnering with organizations like the Fair Labor Association to stay informed about ethical sourcing best practices.
  • Supporting Education Initiatives: We believe education is the cornerstone of a brighter future. We actively support educational development in India by:
    • Partnering with educational NGOs and charities to provide essential supplies and resources to under-resourced schools.
    • Dedicating a portion of our profits to educational development programs across India.
    • Developing and offering affordable school supplies to meet the needs of diverse budgets.
  • Diversity & Inclusion: We foster a vibrant and inclusive work environment by:
    • Implementing diversity and inclusion policies that celebrate different backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities.
    • Promoting a culture of respect and equality for all employees.
    • Partnering with organizations that champion workplace diversity initiatives.

Economic Responsibility: Empowering Schools & Local Businesses

  • Empowering Schools: EdiSchoolMart offers schools a one-stop shop for all their procurement needs, leading to:
    • Increased efficiency and cost savings through competitive pricing and bulk discounts.
    • Improved resource allocation by streamlining the procurement process.
    • Access to a wider selection of high-quality educational products from trusted vendors.
  • Supporting Local Businesses: We prioritize partnering with Indian vendors and manufacturers by:
    • Implementing a local sourcing policy whenever feasible.
    • Participating in trade shows and events that connect with local businesses.
    • Creating a platform for Indian businesses to showcase their products to a nationwide audience.
  • Transparent Business Practices: We maintain transparency in all aspects of our business by:
    • Publishing annual financial reports with clear breakdowns of our environmental and social impact initiatives.
    • Providing clear and accessible information about our products, pricing, and policies.
    • Upholding the highest ethical standards in all our business dealings.

Looking Ahead: A Journey of Continuous Improvement

We are committed to continuously improving our ESG practices. Here’s what you can expect in the coming year:

  • Investing in renewable energy solutions for our operations.
  • Partnering with educational technology companies to bridge the digital divide in schools.
  • Launching skill development programs for our employees and local communities.
  • Expanding our support for under-resourced schools in remote areas.

We believe in open communication and value your feedback. Please feel free to contact us at with any questions or suggestions regarding our responsibility initiatives.

Together, let’s build a brighter future for education in India!

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