NEENAH, WI, September 19, 2014 - Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ: PLXS), today announced that it has been accepted as an Applicant Member of the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC). Bei der EICC handelt es sich um die größte gemeinnützige Koalition zur Unterstützung des Wohlbefindens der von der globalen Electronik-Lieferkette betroffenen Mitarbeiter und Gemeinden.
The EICC has established leading standards for responsible and ethical practices in the areas of labor, environmental compliance, employee health and safety, ethics and social responsibility. Plexus' core beliefs fully support the EICC's vision and mission. As an Applicant Member, Plexus will use the EICC's training and assessment tools to support continuous improvement in its own labor, environmental, health and safety and ethical practices. Additionally, Plexus will encourage its own first-tier suppliers to align their operations with the provisions of the EICC Code of Conduct.
Todd Kelsey, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, commented, "Plexus has committed to aligning with the principles of the EICC's Code of Conduct. As an EICC member, we will collaborate with nearly 100 other companies within the coalition to actively shape responsible business practices and ethical standards in the electronics industry. We look forward to the positive impact these efforts will have on Plexus and our goal to be the Employer of Choice."
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About Plexus Corp. – The Product Realization Company
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.
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