MIAMI & DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits (Southern Glazer's)—the world’s preeminent distributor of beverage alcohol—today announced that it has published its 2019 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, showcasing its role in giving back and making a positive impact in the markets we do business. The Report captures Southern Glazer’s initiatives to enhance its diverse CSR pillars, which include: promoting responsible consumption and prevention of underage drinking, supporting education, cultivating diversity and inclusion, supporting causes important to its suppliers, and empowering local market giving. In addition, the Report highlights programs that demonstrate the Company’s commitment to helping its people reach their fullest potential, reducing its environmental impact, and operating as a responsible and ethical business partner.
“As a Company, we know that our employees are happier when they have a purpose,” said Wayne E. Chaplin, Chief Executive Officer, Southern Glazer’s. “That is why, at Southern Glazer’s, CSR has no boundaries—from giving back through volunteering and financial contributions, to investing in our workforce, enhancing the sustainability of our operations, and ensuring we hold our teams to the highest ethical standards. This commitment to CSR is vital to the communities we serve and takes on many forms.”
This year’s CSR Report also provides an expansive update on the growth of VolunCheers Online, Southern Glazer’s enterprise-wide employee volunteering and giving portal, including the company-wide launch of the VolunCheers Ambassador Program and VolunCheer of the Month and Year Awards.
To access the 2019 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, please visit https://fal.cn/369xa.
About Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits
Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits is the world’s pre-eminent distributor of beverage alcohol, and proud to be a multi-generational, family-owned company. The Company has operations in 44 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and Canada and employs nearly 22,000 team members. Southern Glazer’s urges all retail customers and adult consumers to market, sell, serve, and enjoy its products responsibly. For more information visit www.southernglazers.com. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @sgwinespirits and on Facebook at Facebook.com/SouthernGlazers.