As­cena Re­tail Group hon­ours Richa Global Ex­ports

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Richa Global Ex­ports, a lead­ing In­dian ap­parel ex­porter re­ceived Re­spon­si­ble Lead­er­ship 2018 Award from the As­cena Group Inc. for out­stand­ing per­for­mance in the CSR (Cor­po­rate So­cial Re­spon­si­bil­ity) pro­grammes vis-à-vis Her­health Project, Her­fi­nance Project, and en­ergy man­age­ment & sav­ing pro­grammes. No­tably, As­cena re­tail group is an Amer­i­can re­tailer of women’s cloth­ing that owns the Mau­rices, Jus­tice, Lane Bryant, and Cather­ines cloth­ing store brands and it is also the par­ent com­pany of Ann Inc., op­er­a­tor of Ann Tay­lor and Loft stores. The com­pany re­cently held an an­nual CSR event at Seoul,

South Ko­rea where the award was pre­sented. The As­cena Group Inc. has been work­ing for women em­pow­er­ment across the globe and has achieved a global tar­get of cov­er­ing 1,00,000 women work­ers in their var­i­ous womenori­ented CSR (Cor­po­rate So­cial Re­spon­si­bil­ity) pro­grammes. Richa Global Ex­ports is lead­ing in this ini­tia­tive by of­fer­ing train­ing to over 6,000 work­ers on health and fi­nan­cial lit­er­acy pro­grammes. Di­nesh Mehra, GM-Fi­nance and Ad­min­is­tra­tion of the com­pany re­ceived this award from the CSR team of

The As­cena Group Inc. Di­nesh told Ap­parel On­line that it is re­ally a proud mo­ment for them as from In­dia, only Richa Global was se­lected for the award and the com­pany re­mained on the top among the elite Global Ven­dor Group of 17 top ven­dors of The As­cena Group Inc. From In­dia, there are five such ven­dors in this group. “De­spite hav­ing won this in­dus­try ac­co­lade, Richa Global has ab­so­lutely no in­ten­tion of rest­ing on its lau­rels,” said Di­nesh. He fur­ther added that from the last few years, Richa Global has been rated as top ven­dor of this group for the year 2018 in Re­spon­si­ble Lead­er­ship in CSR seg­ment as the com­pany has shown con­sis­tent and sus­tain­able per­for­mance in sup­plier CSR own­er­ship, so­cial com­pli­ance of ac­tive & pre-sourc­ing fa­cil­i­ties and en­vi­ron­ment con­ser­va­tion. Es­tab­lished in 1991, Richa Global Ex­ports is con­tin­u­ously mov­ing for­ward un­der the lead­er­ship of its Chair­man Viren­der Up­pal. The com­pany is home to around 10,000 work­ers in its var­i­ous fac­to­ries across Gur­gaon, Delhi, Noida and Ban­ga­lore.

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