TORONTO, June 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Celestica Inc. (NYSE,TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced that it was named as one of Canada's Best 50 Corporate Citizens for 2014 by Corporate Knights, an organization dedicated to encouraging responsible business practices.
In its thirteenth year, Corporate Knights' annual Best 50 Corporate Citizens list ranks Canada's top corporate citizens based on environmental, social and governance indicators. To compile the ranking, Corporate Knights assesses companies on sustainability metrics including greenhouse gas, water and waste productivity; health and safety performance; and leadership diversity.
"At Celestica, we are proud of our heritage in strong corporate citizenship and we are honoured to be recognized by Corporate Knights as a Best 50 Corporate Citizen," said Todd Melendy, Vice President, Sustainability and Compliance, Celestica. "This award is a testament to the energy and passion of our 27,000 employees around the globe who are committed to implementing environmental sustainability initiatives at our sites, driving positive change in the communities in which we live and work, and collaborating with our customers to meet their sustainability goals."
For more information about Celestica's sustainability strategy and performance, please see its 2013 sustainability report at www.celestica.com. To view the Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada list, please visit www.corporateknights.com.
Celestica is dedicated to delivering end-to-end product lifecycle solutions to drive our customers' success. Through our simplified global operations network and information technology platform, we are solid partners who deliver informed, flexible solutions that enable our customers to succeed in the markets they serve. Committed to providing a truly differentiated customer experience, our agile and adaptive employees share a proud history of demonstrated expertise and creativity that provides our customers with the ability to overcome complex challenges.
SOURCE: Celestica Inc.
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