Schlüter-Systems Shortlisted for Responsible Business Awards 2016
Schlüter-Systems Ltd. has been shortlisted for Business in the Community’s 2016 Responsible Business Awards, the most prestigious and rigorous awards championing responsible business at home and abroad.
Driven by the charity, Business in the Community (BITC), HRH The Prince of Wales’ Responsible Business Network, the 2016 Responsible Business Awards celebrate inspiring examples of businesses that are making a significant difference by taking action to improve their local communities, create more inclusive workplaces and tackle environmental challenges.
The announcement of the 2016 Responsible Business Awards shortlist coincides with Responsible Business Week (18-22 April 2016) an annual initiative to increase awareness of the positive contribution of business in society.
Business in the Community received 297 entries for the Responsible Business Awards, shortlisted 103 and re-accredited a further 82 entries for demonstrating continual impact in their responsible business programme.
Schlüter-Systems Ltd. was recognised for an initiative that started out initially to improve staff retention rates, but continues to grow today due to its abundant success, achieving way beyond the original targets.
Including all staff, the initiative hopes to create a better culture within the company, improve work/life balance and aid employees in improving their physical and mental health. The initiative was shortlisted for the ‘Bupa Wellbeing at Work Award’.
Commenting, Joachim Backes, Managing Director, Schlüter-Systems Ltd., said: “At Schlüter-Systems, we firmly believe that if we have a content workforce, we will also have content customers.