Electrolux has again been included in the FTSE4Good Index Series, where the company was also ranked among the sector leaders in the rating of its ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) factors.
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Dow Jones Sustainability World Index names Electrolux Durable Household Products sector leader for sixth year running
The prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for 2012 announced that Electrolux maintains sector leader in the Durable Household Products category. Electrolux score had further improved compared to 2011.
Electrolux has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies 2012 by the Ethisphere Institute. The annual ranking names 145 companies that surpass their industry peers. Honorees are rewarded for implementing business practices and initiatives that are instrumental to the company’s success, benefit the community and raise the bar for ethical standards within the industry.
Stefano Marzano has been appointed chief design officer, a new role at Electrolux leading all the design related competencies in the Group. The changes enable Electrolux to increase the relevance and speed with which innovative solutions are taken to market.
Electrolux has received an award from the United Nations for Vac from the Sea. The award is given out by the United Nations in collaboration with the international public relations association IPRA and was presented at a ceremony in Istanbul, Turkey, October 21. Vac from the Sea also won the corporate communications category as well as the Efes Group Special Award.
Keith McLoughlin, President and CEO Electrolux AB, delivered IFA-Keynote on “Consumers are in the Driver’s Seat for Growth” during IFA 2011 on 2 September 2011. More than 300 decision makers of the consumer electronics, home appliances and related branches attended. “Globalization and the network society have tipped the power balance from producer and retailer to the consumer. Instead of [...]
As part of its multi-million pound investment behind the AEG brand we have also continued that investment through new training initiatives to support the launch of AEG Neue Kollektion.
Electrolux products with the best environmental performance accounted for 22% of total sold units and 35% of Electrolux gross profit in 2010. Sales of Green Range products, which have the best energy and water efficiency, have been progressing steadily since their roll-out in 2008. These are some of the findings in Electrolux 2010 sustainability performance review, Sustainability matters, where the Group presents its strategy and progress on integrating sustainability into the business.
Electrolux has once again been recognized for sustainability leadership. The prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) includes the 10% best-in-class economic, environmental and social performers among the world’s 2,500 largest companies. PLEASE CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE.