NEENAH, WI, October 24, 2016 - Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ: PLXS), a leading engineering, manufacturing and aftermarket services provider, today announced that it has been recognized as a Full Member by the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC). With more than 100 members, the EICC is the world's largest coalition of electronics companies that actively seek to improve the rights and well-being of those involved in the industry's global supply chain.
Plexus joined the EICC as an Applicant Member in 2014. Over the past two years, the Company has made great strides to expand its social responsibility program by adopting the EICC's Code of Conduct and enhancing internal practices. Plexus requires major suppliers to adopt the EICC Code of Conduct, furthering the positive impact the EICC has made throughout the electronics industry supply chain.
Todd Kelsey, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "I am proud of the work that Plexus team members have contributed over the past two years to achieve full EICC membership. Plexus' ability to provide industry-leading service to our customers is enhanced by this accomplishment. Our membership gives customers confidence that we are dedicated to ensuring ethical labor practices, improving employee health and safety and maintaining environmentally friendly practices, both within our organization and across the industry."
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Plexus (www.plexus.com) delivers optimized Product Realization solutions through a unique Product Realization Value Stream service model. This customer-focused services model seamlessly integrates innovative product conceptualization, design, commercialization, manufacturing, fulfillment and sustaining services to deliver comprehensive end-to-end solutions for customers in the America, European and Asia-Pacific regions.
Plexus is the industry leader in servicing mid-to-low volume, higher complexity customer programs characterized by unique flexibility, technology, quality and regulatory requirements. Award-winning customer service is provided to over 140 branded product companies in the Networking/Communications, Healthcare/Life Sciences, Industrial/Commercial and Defense/Security/Aerospace market sectors.