Roto Packing, Dubai-based paperboardand flexible packaging manufacturer, demonstrates strong commitment to ethical trade practices.
Roto Packing Materials Industry Co. passed Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA) to demonstrate responsible business and continuously secure the trust of leading international companies, such as Nestle, MARS, Unilever, Disney, Coca Cola, Pepsi. SMETA compliance audit guarantees suppliers and customers that Roto Packing implements ethical business practices, follows international labor laws and invests in employee safety, health, and satisfaction, as well as takes part in corporate social responsibility.
Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit at Roto Packing
On 4 September 2014, John Thomas, SGS Lead Auditor- Systems & Services Certification, evaluated Roto Packing according to SMETA Best Practice Methodology (Version 4.0, May 2012). The SMETA 4-Pillar audit focuses on global requirements for: 1) Labor Standards, 2) Health & Safety, 3) Environment and 4) Business Practices.
The 3rd party auditing body granted Roto Packing the SMETA Letter of Conformity for the manufacturer’s demonstrated focus on environmental requirements, wastage disposal, safety training, code of conduct, change of employee perception, customers and business in terms of social responsibility, and so forth.
The scope of the conformity audit covered:
- Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) Base Code - Labor Standards
- Health & Safety
- Management Systems and Code Implementation
- Entitlement to work and immigration
- Sub-contracting and home working
- Assessment of Environment
- Assessment of Business Practices
About Roto Packing
Established in 1995, Roto Packing Materials Industry Co. LLC, located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, produces corrugated and solid board packaging solutions, as well as gravure printed and laminated flexible wrappers. Roto Packing serves the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) business sector in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), Middle East region and African continent.
Roto Packing is a member of the multinational INDEVCO Group headquartered in Ajaltoun, Lebanon.