Coca-Cola HBC Polska as the leader in the 2017 Ranking of Responsible Companies
Coca-Cola HBC Polska,
leader in the soft drinks sector, has come first (ex aequo with Schenker) in
the 11th nationwide Ranking of Responsible Companies. The award was presented
at a gala held during the European Economic Forum in Katowice.
year, the ranking was published in a new version, divided into three levels of
company advancement. Individual firms were assessed from the point of view of
responsible conduct of their business, responsible relations (internal and with
the social and natural environment), sustainable growth, as well as responsible
innovations in the area of quality of professional life, social development and
environmental impact. Coca-Cola HBC Polska (ex aequo with Schenker) received
the maximum number of points and the first place in the best of the best
(Diamond) category, which regards the leaders of excellence. Polpharma came
second in this category (which only included nine companies), followed by
Orange Polska in the third place.
first place at the diamond level, i.e. in the highest category of this year’s
ranking, would not have been possible without our employees. This success is a
result of their on-going and long-term involvement in CSR activities – said Katarzyna
Borucka, Public Affairs & Communication Director at Coca-Cola HBC
Polska. We enjoy the success even more as, apart from being the
leader, we are both the first companies in the history of the ranking which
have received the maximum number of points – she added.
Ranking of Responsible Companies, first compiled in 2007, is a list of
businesses operating in Poland and assessed in terms of their corporate social
responsibility management. It allows comparisons to be made between the results
achieved by individual firms and sectors in various CSR areas. The ranking is
prepared by Professor Bolesław Rok from the Business Ethics Centre at the Leon
Koźmiński Academy, in collaboration with Jarosław Horodecki and published by
Dziennik Gazeta Prawna. The substantive partner of the ranking is the
Responsible Business Forum and the list is verified by Deloitte.