rockwellRockwell Automation, Inc., the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable.

On its blog the company wrote that “rapid advances in automation, equipment, and networking technologies accelerate the pace at which production systems approach obsolescence”, pointing out that keeping up with new innovations at the dawn of the Internet of Things is crucial. Besides emphasizing that their commitment to responsible business practices is absolute, whether it’s managing environmental impact or interactions with their customers, suppliers and employees.

“The importance of ethics and the transparency of integrity – both ingrained in our culture – continues to increase for current and potential employees,” said Keith D. Nosbusch, Rockwell Automation Chairman and CEO. “Employees continually look for companies that value ethics and are consistently doing the right things, the right way, every day. Our ethical culture is a differentiator, a competitive advantage, and makes Rockwell Automation a great place to do your best work.”

Rockwell Automation’s ethical business practices and future-oriented thinking brings the company for the eighth time the glory of being recognized as the “World’s Most Ethical Company” by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in advancing the standards of ethical-business practices.

Ethisphere recognizes companies which align principle with action, work tirelessly to make trust part of their corporate DNA, and in doing so, shape future industry standards by introducing tomorrow’s best practices today.

“Companies rely on Ethisphere to continually raise and measure the standards of corporate behavior. Those, like Rockwell Automation, that demonstrate leadership in areas like citizenship, integrity and transparency create more value for their investors, communities, customers and employees; thus, solidifying a sustainable business advantage,” explained Ethisphere’s Chief Executive Officer, Timothy Erblich.

You might be interested as well in the Rockwell Automation 2015 Corporate Responsibility Report which is available online and in print now. Besides detailing the company’s approach to ethical-business practices, the report provides highlights and updates on the company’s environmental performance, employee safety and culture, and community-relations initiatives.

By MediaBUZZ