Business ethics

Groupe PSA, Henkel, L’Oréal and The Estée Lauder Companies Recognized by EcoVadis for Sustainable Procurement Excellence

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 12:15pm

EcoVadis , the worlds leading provider of sustainability ratings, today announced the winners of its fourth annual Sustainable Procurement Leadership Awards and Sustainability Leadership Awards, including Groupe PSA, Henkel, LOral and The Este Lauder Companies.

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  • EcoVadis , the worlds leading provider of sustainability ratings, today announced the winners of its fourth annual Sustainable Procurement Leadership Awards and Sustainability Leadership Awards, including Groupe PSA, Henkel, LOral and The Este Lauder Companies.
  • This year the judges recognized The Este Lauder Companies for demonstrating excellence in internal stakeholder engagement among applicants from North America.
  • Sustainability and ethical business practices have long been central to how The Este Lauder Companies and its brands have operated.
  • EcoVadis sustainability ratings play a critical role in enabling our employees to drive this commitment to sustainable procurement practices throughout our supply chain, said Roberto Magana, Senior Vice President, Chief Procurement Officer, The Este Lauder Companies.

Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. Announces Release Of Inaugural Sustainability, Environmental And Social Responsibility Report

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 1:00pm

PLEASANTON, Calif., March 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: SSD), an industry leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, announced the release of its inaugural Sustainability, Environmental and Social Responsibility Report, highlighting the Company's commitment to sustainable business practices and environmental and social responsibility to its employees and stakeholders.

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  • PLEASANTON, Calif., March 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: SSD), an industry leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, announced the release of its inaugural Sustainability, Environmental and Social Responsibility Report, highlighting the Company's commitment to sustainable business practices and environmental and social responsibility to its employees and stakeholders.
  • "Since our founding in 1956, we have established deep-rooted core values that continue to define our business today," commented Karen Colonias, President and Chief Executive Officer of Simpson.
  • Through this inaugural report, we are striving to better communicate our sustainability, environmental and social responsibility efforts over the years to showcase why Simpson is an attractive investment beyond just the numbers.
  • The contributions of our founder, Barclay Simpson, to our company, employees, the construction industry and the nonprofit community were immeasurable.

DTGO Named One of 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies, Representing Thai Business on the Respected List

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 4:40am

DTGO is a diversified group established in 1993 with a mission to integrate social contribution with business success.

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  • DTGO is a diversified group established in 1993 with a mission to integrate social contribution with business success.
  • Following its inclusion in 2019, DTGO remains the first and only Thai company to be recognized since the World's Most Ethical Companies launched in 2007.
  • "DTGO and all its subsidiaries and teams are delighted to have again achieved a place on this respected global list," said DTGO Group CEO and founder Mrs. Thippaporn Ahriyavraromp.
  • We thank our customers, business and social partners, investors, and other stakeholders for their commitment to ethical business.

DTGO Named One of 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies, Representing Thai Business on the Respected List

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 4:39am

NEW YORK, March 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DTGO Corporation Limited, a leading Bangkok-based business group, has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies .

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  • NEW YORK, March 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DTGO Corporation Limited, a leading Bangkok-based business group, has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies .
  • DTGO is a diversified group established in 1993 with a mission to integrate social contribution with business success.
  • Following its inclusion in 2019, DTGO remains the first and only Thai company to be recognized since the World's Most Ethical Companies launched in 2007.
  • We thank our customers, business and social partners, investors, and other stakeholders for their commitment to ethical business.

Traliant Announces Code of Conduct Training for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 5:00pm

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., March 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Traliant, an innovator in online sexual harassment training , today announced a new code of conduct training course for federal contractors and subcontractors who must comply with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) rules.

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  • MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., March 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Traliant, an innovator in online sexual harassment training , today announced a new code of conduct training course for federal contractors and subcontractors who must comply with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) rules.
  • Under FAR, contractors and subcontractors must adopt a Code of Business Ethics and Conduct and implement internal controls to encourage the reporting of misconduct.
  • "Our FAR Code of Conduct training puts ethical and compliance issues in a context that is relatable to government contractors and subcontractors," said Mike Pallatta, Traliant and Co-Founder.
  • Traliant's FAR Code of Conduct training is tailored for federal contractors and subcontractors who must comply with Federal Acquisition Regulation rules.

Allstate Named as One of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 9:00pm

NORTHBROOK, Ill., March 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, has recognized Allstate as one of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies .

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  • NORTHBROOK, Ill., March 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, has recognized Allstate as one of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies .
  • This is the annual recognition of those who prioritize ethical behavior as a means to improve the world, while enhancing business performance.
  • This is the sixth consecutive year that Ethisphere has recognized Allstate, and it is the only company listed in the property and casualty insurance category.
  • All companies that participate in the assessment process receive an Analytical Scorecard, providing them aholistic assessment of where their programs stand against the demanding standards of leading companies.

Waste Management Named for the 11th Time as One of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 8:00pm

Waste Management (NYSE:WM) has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2020 Worlds Most Ethical Companies .

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  • Waste Management (NYSE:WM) has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2020 Worlds Most Ethical Companies .
  • Being recognized by Ethisphere as a Worlds Most Ethical Company is a tremendous honor, said Waste Managements President and Chief Executive Officer Jim Fish.
  • Congratulations to everyone at Waste Management for earning this recognition, said Ethispheres Chief Executive Officer, Timothy Erblich.
  • Waste Management, based in Houston, Texas, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste management environmental services in North America.

Paychex Named One of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere for the 12th Time

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 3:59pm

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Paychex, Inc. has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies .

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  • ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Paychex, Inc. has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies .
  • "We've always led with integrity, which is a critical component of our culture and our business model.
  • Ethisphere has deep expertise in measuring and defining core ethics standards using data-driven insights that help companies enhance corporate character and measure and improve culture.
  • Ethisphere honors superior achievement through its World's Most Ethical Companies recognition program and provides a community of industry experts with the Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA).

illycaffè Named One of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere for the Eighth Consecutive Year

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:03pm

illycaff is committed to the highest ethical standards in continuously improving the quality of life for all its stakeholders.

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  • illycaff is committed to the highest ethical standards in continuously improving the quality of life for all its stakeholders.
  • 2020 marks the eighth consecutive year illycaff has earned this recognition, and furthermore, is one of only six companies that received the honor this year in the Food, Beverage & Agriculture category.
  • "Congratulations to everyone at illycaff for earning this recognition for the eighth consecutive year," said Ethisphere's Chief Executive Officer, Timothy Erblich.
  • Ethisphere honors superior achievement through its World's Most Ethical Companies recognition program and provides a community of industry experts with the Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA).

Elekta Named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere for the Second Time

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 6:55am

STOCKHOLM, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that they have been named one of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.

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  • STOCKHOLM, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that they have been named one of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.
  • "Being chosen as one of the world's most ethical companies is confirmation that Elekta truly strives to work with integrity, trust and transparency.
  • Ethisphere has deep expertise in measuring and defining core ethics standards using data-driven insights that help companies enhance corporate character and measure and improve culture.
  • Ethisphere honors superior achievement through its World's Most Ethical Companies recognition program and provides a community of industry experts with the Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA).