CSR around the world <Asia Pacific/China> – 2008
Community action in Shenzen
Ricoh Asia Industry Ltd., Ricoh Elemex Corporation / Shenzhen
Ricoh Asia Industry (Shenzhen) Ltd. (RAI), a manufacturing subsidiary in China, has planted a total of 546 trees in the eight years since 2000, mainly in parks in Shenzhen. Its social contribution activities include its employees' voluntary participation in giving away printers to volunteer organizations, donating used clothes to poverty-stricken areas, giving dust boxes to parks, and a cleanup campaign of local communities. RAI has been awarded the Prize for Enterprises with Environmental Excellence by Shenzhen city and the Clean Production Company Award by Guangdong Province.
Ricoh Elemex (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd., a Chinese group company of Ricoh Elemex Corporation, was given the award of excellence at the National Foreign Trade and Investment Excellent Company Award Ceremony, in recognition of its contribution to the economic and social development of Shenzhen city by achieving excellent performance in such areas as labor-management relations, social responsibility, public works, and credibility as a company.