Electrolux retains industry leadership in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
Electrolux has been named Industry Leader of the Household Durables category in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World). It is the eleventh consecutive year that Electrolux receives this recognition in the assessment, which is published by RobecoSAM.
“This year, Electrolux strategic framework has been updated with a company purpose and a mission that clearly show sustainability will remain a key strategic driver in the coming years,” said Henrik Sundström, Head of Sustainability Affairs at Electrolux. “Our purpose – shape living for the better – is both about acting sustainably in everything we do, and focusing our efforts on what we can do to enable consumers to live more enjoyably and sustainably.”
The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices enable investors to integrate sustainability considerations into their portfolios. At the same time they provide an effective engagement platform to encourage companies to adopt sustainable best practices. For more information, visit: www.sustainability-indices.com.
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Electrolux shapes living for the better by reinventing taste, care and wellbeing experiences, making life more enjoyable and sustainable for millions of people. As a leading global appliance company, we place the consumer at the heart of everything we do. Through our brands, including Electrolux, AEG, Anova, Frigidaire, Westinghouse and Zanussi, we sell more than 60 million household and professional products in more than 150 markets every year. In 2016 Electrolux had sales of SEK 121 billion and employed 55,000 people around the world. For more information go to www.electroluxgroup.com.