Gelato is a technology company that, with constant improvements, is on a journey to make printing more sustainable. Businesses of every size - creators, entrepreneurs and enterprises - use Gelato to grow while reducing their environmental footprintOur approach to sustainability and sustainability report 2020
As a result of local production in 33 markets and reduced transportation distances you reduce carbon emissions on each order.
All products are digital printed on demand when your customers buy them and avoid excess production ending up in landfill.
All our products are made with responsibly sourced and sustainable materials.
All products are produced in accordance with international and national product safety regulations.
We always strive to use responsibly sourced materials. Our printed paper products and canvases are made from paper and wood from sustainably managed forests with a sustainable forest management system in place.
We work with suppliers that offer high-quality products that we hope will be enjoyed and used over and over again for a long period of time.
Swedish custom poster company Mapiful used to print all their products in Gothenburg, packed and shipped them to customers across the world. Now they produce their posters in 24 countries worldwide, and deliver to customers in 72 countries with Gelato.
“It's really great to see that we can reduce carbon emissions by 67% on every order by moving from centralized to local production with Gelato. Now we can reach more customers worldwide than ever before in a faster, smarter and greener way.” Edvin Brobeck, Founder and CEO of Mapiful.
Read more about Mapifuls environmental impact here
The potential saving of carbon emissions per order when printing locally with Gelato.
The percentage of orders that are produced in the same country as they are delivered.
The average shipping distance saved per order when printing on demand with Gelato.
By printing locally with Gelato you support local communities. We continuously work to make our value chain even more sustainable by setting high requirements, following up and developing our suppliers.
✔ High sustainability requirements towards suppliers.
✔ All print partners have signed Gelato´s Supplier Code of Conduct.
✔ A rigid and efficient compliance process to minimize risks in the supply chain.
✔ Suppliers can be subject to on-location inspections.
Our advanced print cloud technology gives access to the latest and most efficient print technologies.
We collaborate with partners, suppliers and NGOs to make printing more sustainable.
We aim for the highest level of data security and compliance to personal data protection regulations.
Policies and guidelines are in place to ensure ethical business practices, relationships and transparency.