BUDAPEST, Hungary, September 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
Company awarded for its corporate, social and environmental responsibility program
Flextronics, (NASDAQ: FLEX) has been awarded with the prestigious Business Superbrands Award for its FLEXpledge program. The aim of the FLEXpledge is to build a sustainable framework for social, economic and environmental activities that are integral to the company and consistent with its purpose and values. The Business Superbrands recognizes and rewards the most outstanding brands per business sector. Flextronics was selected out of approximately 3,000 brands/companies by a jury of independent, recognized professionals.
Flextronics Hungary is being recognized for its continued success in providing innovative solutions along with its unique, sustainable approach through the FLEXpledge program. The awarded FLEXpledge program focuses on five pillars that form the foundation of its innovation and proactive solutions including People, Environment, Ethics, Governance and Community Partnership. Through FLEXpledge, the company also delivers a sustainable impact on global communities.
"Flextronics's FLEXpledge program is a globally recognized program that works very well and effectively in Hungary. Flextronics is continuously investing in and building sustainable foundation capabilities that enable it to provide complete end-to-end solutions offerings to its customers for products in a manner that preserves the sanctity of our environment. In Hungary, the company is recognized for its attention to waste management resulting in electronic and plastic waste disposal that is continuously decreasing," stated Dr. János Serényi, Head of Superbrands Hungary.
"At Flextronics, we believe that a sustainable approach to business is essential to our company's success and forms a core part of the way we do business. That is why it is a great honor for us that our effort in Hungary has been recognized with the prestigious Business Superbrand," added Rita Kercsmár Moór, Director CSER and Employer Branding Hungary for Flextronics.
Headquartered in Singapore (Singapore Reg. No. 199002645H), Flextronics is a leading Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) provider focused on delivering complete design, engineering and manufacturing services to automotive, computing, consumer, industrial, infrastructure, medical, clean tech and mobile OEMs. Flextronics helps customers design, build, ship, and service electronics products through a network of facilities in 30 countries on four continents. This global presence provides design and engineering solutions that are combined with core electronics manufacturing and logistics services, and vertically integrated with components technologies, to optimize customer operations by lowering costs and reducing time to market. For more information, please visit http://www.flextronics.com.
About Business Superbrands
The Business Superbrands program was established in Hungary in 2008. The program is the world's leading "by invitation only" brand promotional platform and is established in more than 80 countries around the world. The aim of the Superbrands organization is to raise the awareness of and promote the discipline of branding, as well as to celebrate the success of leading international and local brands. Eligible brands are evaluated by an expert panel. The list of nominees presented to the expert panel is based on D&B's database, in addition to suggestions and recommendations from some of the most significant national professional organizations, industry chambers, and associations from various business sectors. The list includes approximately 3,000 national brands/companies. Additional information regarding Business Superbrands can be found at: http://www.superbrands.hu
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