Delhi / Chennai, December 2017: Amway India, the country’s leading Direct Selling FMCG company was awarded the prestigious ‘Employer Branding Awards 2017’ in three categories. The categories included ‘Award for Excellence in Training’, ‘Award for Talent Management’ and ‘Best Employer Brand Award’. The Award platform was hosted by World HRD Congress in collaboration with Employer Branding Institute with the aim of recognizing organizations with transformational and innovative practices.
The 12th edition of Employer Branding Awards witnessed a distinguished gathering of business leaders, jurists, academicians, economists and Human Resource Consultants. Eminent jury members comprising of stalwarts from Industry selected winners from a pool of 60 corporate houses through a thorough evaluation process. Nivedita Nayak, Regional HR Manager, East, Amway India received these awards on behalf of Amway India.
Commenting on the Awards, Shantanu Das, Chief Human Resource Officer, Amway India said, “This is indeed an honour for us to have been recognized for our cutting-edge HR practices. We, at Amway India believe in a culture of Employee first and our endeavour has always been to implement the best in class innovative people practices. This coveted award bears testimony to our consistent efforts in creating an outstanding world class people centric organization which focuses on empowering our employees and enabling them to meet their professional and personal goals. Amway has been also certified as a Great Place to Work and we are focussed on driving an energized culture that fosters a friendly and engaged work environment inspiring people to deliver greater success.”
In the earlier edition of Times Ascent Asia-Pacific HRD Congress Awards organized by World HRD congress, Amway had received three awards for “Best HR Practices in Quality of Life”, “Managing Health @ Work” and “Best CSR Practice”.
Amway India was also recognized and felicitated recently by “The People Business” and The Economic Times where Mr. Shantanu Das, Chief Human Resource Officer was conferred with the “Great Manager Award in Senior Leaders Category”.
About Employer Branding Awards:
The Employer Branding Awards aims to celebrate excellence in HR and recognize organizations and individuals who are currently pushing the boundaries of people strategy. The award platform was hosted by World HRD Congress in collaboration with Employer Branding Institute and is conferred on organizations with robust and effective HR and people management practices, catering to the needs and all-round growth of the business, employees, industry and the nation.
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Amway India is an Indian arm of the US based entity, Amway, located in Ada, Michigan, USA. Amway is one of the largest Direct Selling companies in the world with presence in over 100 countries & territories.
Globally, Amway is over 58 years old, US $ 8.8 billion, manufacturer and direct seller of quality consumer goods. Amway’s innovation and industry-leading R&D has seen more than 1200 patents granted and another 500 patents pending. Amway has nearly 1000 scientists across 75 research and development and quality assurance laboratories worldwide.
Amway India sells more than 140 daily use products across categories like Nutrition, Beauty, Personal Care and Home Care through Amway Direct Sellers who make personal recommendations regarding the use of distinctive quality products. Amway products are widely recognized and appreciated for their quality and value. These products are backed by a money back guarantee for 100% satisfaction of use.
Amway’s products are popular not just in India but across the world. Nutrilite is the world’s No. 1 selling vitamins and dietary supplements brand. Nutrilite has established itself as a leading brand in the vitamins and dietary supplements category in India as well. Amway has signed Farhan Akhtar as the brand ambassador for the Nutrilite range in India to further promote the brand. Artistry is India’s No. 1 premium skin care brand. Amway India also offers ‘Attitude’, an entry level premium skincare and cosmetics brand targeted at India youth. The product range has been developed keeping the needs of Indian consumers into consideration.
Amway India is aggressively entering newer categories. Most notably, the company has launched a Weight management program called ‘W.O.W.’ (Will over Weight) which has been really appreciated by the consumers in India. Recently, Amway India has forayed into the consumer durables segment with the launch of a premium cookware range Amway Queen and the Energy Drink and Sports Nutrition segment (Whey Protein) with XS.
Amway’s manufacturing facility in India is located at Nilakottai in the Dindigul district of Tamil Nadu. This is Amway’s third manufacturing plant located outside of USA. The other plants are located in China and Vietnam. Amway India’s Plant in Dindigul district has achieved LEED ‘Gold’ certification by US Green Building Council (USGBC) which showcases our leadership in sustainability in the industry.
Amway India has been conferred with the ‘CSR Leadership Summit & Award’ in the category of ‘Promoting Employment for Specially-abled’.