VF Corporation, makers of Vans and Timberland among other brands, has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies.
“We’re proud to be recognized for the fourth consecutive year as one of the world’s most ethical companies,” states Steve Rendle, VF’s chairman, president and CEO. “This recognition demonstrates the commitment shared by all our associates around the world to live with integrity and hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards. As a purpose-led company that is powered by a performance-driven workforce, we are dedicated to continual improvement and leading by example, which we hope inspires others in our industry to do the same.”
VF is one of only two honorees in the apparel industry. In 2020, 132 honorees were recognized spanning 21 countries and 51 industries.
“Congratulations to everyone at VF Corporation for earning this recognition,” says Ethisphere’s CEO, Timothy Erblich. “This is a moment to acknowledge the leaders working to advance corporate cultures defined by integrity and affirm those companies contributing to broader societal imperatives and the greater good.”