Staff Reporter: Snowtex Outerwear Limited & Epyllion Style Limited, two leading garments manufacturer and exporter of Bangladesh, have been shortlisted for the prestigious ‘Sedex Awards 2019’. Sedex appreciates the efforts of their members worldwide who are doing a tremendous job in improving the working conditions and environment in the supply chain.
This year Sedex received a record number of applications. Among them, 15 have been shortlisted in 5 categories. Snowtex Outerwear Limited & Epyllion Style Limited have been selected from the category- Best Health & Safety/Labour Programme (Suppliers). Pantelon S.A (Guatemala) is also in this category.
The other members from Best Health & Safety/Labour Programme (Buyers) category are- Britvic (UK), Driscoll’s (Spain) and G’s Fresh (UK); from Best Collaborative Effort (Sedex members and auditors)- Dutjahn Sandalwood Oils (Australia), ScanCom Vietnam (Vietnam) and UK Retailers (UK); from Best Environmental Sustainability Programme (Buyers) category- Mace (UK), Mondelez International AMEA (Singapore) and Refresco Beverages (UK) and from Best Environmental Sustainability Programme (Suppliers) category- JCDecaux (UK), Varcli Pinares S.A. (Costa Rica) and Welspun (India) have also been shortlisted for the award.
The award ceremony will take place on 26th March 2019 at the Sedex Conference 2019 during the Sedex Awards dinner and the winner of each category will be announced and presented with a trophy.
The Sedex Awards are a chance to highlight the important and sustainable work Sedex Members have carried out across a range of different industries. If one believes ones organisation has showcased continuous improvement and created positive impact on the supply chain, people or the environment, then Sedex encourage to apply for one of Sedex’s distinguished awards.