For Datwyler, sustainability means operating successfully in the present, while also being oriented toward the long term. Thus, the company wants to not only be responsive to current global and market trends, but to proactively contribute to shaping a sustainable future. A long-term orientation means striking a balance between economic, environmental, and social aspects in all decision-making processes.
Datwyler’s vision is to become a truly sustainable company focused on environmental, social and governance. This vision is inspired by the company’s intrinsic motivation to safeguard what is most essential for the business and its shareholders, customers, workforce, and their families. Building on more than 100 years of corporate history and a decade of sustainability achievements, when Datwyler made sustainability a strategic priority in 2020, it reinforced the importance of integrating sustainability across the company’s activities.
By adding sustainability as fourth strategic priority, it is now considered an integral part of Datwyler’s overall strategy to improve opportunities and reduce risks. In addition to helping the company sustain high profitability, sustainability initiatives have simultaneously created value for many stakeholders by: