For the Danish design and sofa manufacturer Eilersen, it took nearly 10 years to implement ambitious CSR targets at the company’s factory in China. In return, the company now possesses important knowledge and extensive practical experience that is used at Eilersen’s factories in other countries.
Since the Danish design and sofa manufacturer Eilersen’s founding in 1895, the company had its own production facility in the Danish town of Skamby. But in the year 2000, the company decided to move a part of its production to China, opening a furniture factory in Tianjin.
A difficult start to the CSR work in China
From the beginning, the ambition was to establish conditions at all Eilersen...
The design company Cane-line views its persistent CSR efforts as an investment in the future, as it benefits customers, business and the environment. Therefore, social responsibility is an important part of the company’s product development and cooperation with suppliers, who get a helping hand to meet the requirements.
Cane-line is a Danish design company with 25 years of experience and collections represented in 90 countries. The company specialises in hand-woven materials and furniture that can withstand water and all types of weather. Its mission is to make life easy and leisure spaces valuable.
Focus on suppliers
For Cane-line, CSR has always been a natural part of doing business. The...