August 01, 2014
Toyo Jidoki Receives the 2014 Furusato Enterprise Award
The 2014 Furusato Enterprise Award is awarded by Japan’s Minister of Internal Affairs to Toyo Jidoki Co., Ltd. for the company’s contributions to regional employment & economic health and the company’s role in building & supporting a positive regional image.
■ Key Points Cited by the Judges
* Toyo Jidoki designs & methods contributed to cost reductions in the transportation, storage and enhanced shelf life of a wide range of food & non-food packaged products.
* Toyo Jidoki designs & methods support sustainable growth by providing equipment & process that meet customer needs and allow their customers to best support their customers.
* Toyo Jidoki contributes to the community in which they are located by hiring within the community and supporting the growth and success of their employees. Toyo Jidoki supports local children’s groups by providing open spaces adjacent to the plant as play areas for sports and other activities.
※What is the Furusato Enterprise Award?
The Furusato Enterprise Award is awarded by Japan’s Minister of Internal Affairs to private companies who have gained recognition for supporting local development, regional economic revitalization and who make their communities a better place to live & work.