Photos Photiades Group is committed to ensure that its business is conducted, in all respects and all the times, according to rigorous ethical, professional and legal standards, which prevail from time to time, in the sectors in which Company conducts its normal business.
Throughout its long history, Photos Photiades Group has been renowned for its contribution to society in various forms. The Group strives to be in continuous contact with society and local communities, focussing all its operations on succeeding sustainable growth, as well as to preserve and promote ethical criteria in its relationships within the workplace and the marketplace.
Photos Photiades Group Corporate Social Responsibility strategy is based on two main pillars:
The Friends CSR Program and the Photos Photiades Foundation.
Friends CSR Program
The Friends CSR Program – “Φίλοι” in Greek – drives all the group’s actions towards the community, the environment, sports, creativity and – of course – responsible drinking.
It is the Group’s vision to be substantial Friends, elevating together with our partners, customers, suppliers and neighbors our scale for good. To be innovators, leaders and contributors to an inclusive society and a healthy environment. To always be part of the solution and never be part of the problem.
That is why Photos Photiades Group focusses not only on traditional areas of action like the environment and society, but also on being a pioneer in promoting respect in sports for more than 3 decades, awarding and supporting creativity of all forms, and of course working hard towards responsible drinking.
Photos Photiades Foundation
Within the framework of its long and versatile, social and cultural contributions, Photos Photiades Group of Companies founded, in 1994, the «Photos Photiades» Public Benefit, Scientific and Cultural Foundation, to help preserve natural life, promote science and culture.
Part of its activities was the establishment of the Cyprus Museum of Natural History in 1996, the first of a series of beneficial projects offered to the public. The Cyprus Museum of Natural History is located within the beautiful gardens of the Cyprus Carlsberg Brewery, on the outskirts of Nicosia.
The Foundation continues the Group’s tradition of participating and generously contributing to various social and cultural activities. Photos Photiades Group’s public gestures include numerous scholarships, grants to charity, culture, education, athletics and other fields. For the protection of the environment the Photos Photiades Group of Companies has been officially prized by the State, with the «Protection of the Environment Award».
We regard management of work health safety and environment as a fundamentally important part of our business. Our employment policies not only fulfill with all relevant legislation, but seek to ensure that the working environment within all areas of our business embraces diversity, offers fairness and equality of opportunity in every respect.We support our people through training and development so that they can successfully meet the challenges of our industry.
At Photos Photiades Group we focus on developing, producing and delivering products that meet or exceed customer expectations. In order to do this, we implement quality systems and processes that are continually being improved to satisfy our customers’ changing needs. We strive to be a responsible and responsive member of the marketplace.
UN Global Compact
Since 2012 Photos Photiades Group participates in the UN Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate citizenship and sustainability initiative. The Global Compact works towards the vision of a sustainable and inclusive global economy which delivers lasting benefits to people, communities and markets.
Photos Photiades Group is committed to aligning its operations and strategies with accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption.