SINGAPORE, Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Flextronics (NASDAQ: FLEX) today announced that it was recently rated by the China CSR Research Center as one of the Top-100 Foreign Companies in China. The rating was specifically created to honor and recognize Fortune 500 Companies who have positively contributed to China's economic as well as corporate social and environmental responsibility development. Flextronics was ranked number 46 out of a list of 100 multinational companies.
The judging committee made up of government officials, notable scholars, academicians, industry experts and netizens across the Nation rated the Top Companies based on their total investment and number of employees in China, export value, utilization of local supply chain, product and service quality, innovation, brand image, corporate social and environmental responsibility, among others.
"We are extremely honored by this rating, a testimony of Flextronics' commitment to the region and an acknowledgement of our pioneering corporate social and environmental responsibility programs that make a difference in the lives of our people, especially the migrant workforce," said Peter Stickler, Flextronics' Executive Vice President of Human Resources. He continued, "Flextronics continuously strives to create a successful company that is recognized as an employer and partner of choice."
Founded by the Southern Weekly, the China CSR Research Center is an authoritative body that promotes holistic CSR practices among local and foreign companies in China. It is also the first organization in China to have researched and assessed companies' CSR programs based on scientific and measurable methodologies.
Headquartered in Singapore (Singapore Reg. No. 199002645H), Flextronics is a leading Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) provider focused on delivering complete design, engineering and manufacturing services to automotive, computing, consumer, industrial, infrastructure, medical, clean tech and mobile OEMs. Flextronics helps customers design, build, ship, and service electronics products through a network of facilities in 30 countries on four continents. This global presence provides design and engineering solutions that are combined with core electronics manufacturing and logistics services, and vertically integrated with components technologies, to optimize customer operations by lowering costs and reducing time to market. For more information, please visit www.flextronics.com.