Cooper Standard is pleased to release its first Corporate Responsibility report which provides an overview of its commitment, while also highlighting its culture of engagement.

Aligned with the Company's core values, the report describes how Cooper Standard delivers on its strategic pillars: listening to the voice of the customer; producing superior products; driving sustained excellence in its world-class operations; and engaging its employees around innovation and community involvement.

Through internal and external stakeholder feedback, Cooper Standard identified ten material topics covered within the report, which are: customer satisfaction; community involvement; energy and green house gas emissions; ethics and compliance; innovation; product safety and quality; supply chain sustainability; talent management; information security and workplace health and safety.

The report features Company highlights throughout 2016, which include:

  • Strategic focus on its core product lines;
  • Technology solutions resulting from a dedicated innovation process and team, earning the Company a number of awards, including the Automotive Innovation Award for “Most Innovative Use of Plastics” from the Society of Plastics Engineers.
  • Employee engagement in community involvement to support over 100 charities since the inception of the company’s charitable Foundation in 2013.
  • Improved safety performance on its journey to zero injuries.
  • Its first company-wide measurement of energy use and associated greenhouse gas emissions.

To view the full Corporate Responsibility report, visit here.