Our credo

Customers & partners

We believe that our first responsibility has to go to all those who are using our products and service, in order to protect the environment and health, and to efficiently manufacture products with the limited terrestrial basic resources. In meeting their needs, everything we do must be of high quality and at fair prices. Customer’s orders must be serviced promptly and accurately. Our vendors and distributors must be able to make a fair profit.

Employees

We are responsible to our employees,
everyone must be considered as an individual.
We must respect their dignity and recognize their merits.
They must have a sense of security in their daily work.
Compensation and benefits should be fair, and working conditons clean, orderly and safe.
We must provide ways to help our employees fulfill their family tasks.
Employees must feel free to make suggestions and complaints.
To all qualified employees, equal opportunity employment, development & advancement should be provided.
We must provide competent management, and their actions must be just and ethical.

Community

We are responsible to the communities in which we live and work.
We must be good citizens, support good works & charities, and bear our fair share of taxes.
We must encourage civic improvements and better health and education.
We must maintain the property we are priviliged to use, in good order, thereby protecting the environment.

Profit

Our companies should make sound profits.
Our financial burdens to personal and institutional investors should be strictly adhered to.
We must experiment with new ideas & innovations.
Research must be carried on & innovative programs developed.
New facilities & equipment should be purchased, and new products should be launched.
New employees should be hired.

Financial reserves should be kept, in order to provide for adverse times.
This version is an adapted version of the J&J credo