HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - October 26, 2018 -Global technology solutions provider Arrow Electronics, Inc., today announcedthat it has been named as one of HR Asia's "Best Companies to Work forin AsiaTM" in China for 2018. Arrow has been awarded with thisrecognition multiple times including both Hong Kong and Malaysia edition earlierthis year, and in Singapore and Malaysia in 2017.
Arrow team celebrates winning "HR Asia's Best Companies to Work for 2018" award in China
Theaward is based on HR Asia's proprietary survey of employee feedback aswell as presentations by senior management. Companies were also judged by an independent panel of industry experts,academics, journalists, and government representatives.
"Thenew generation of workforce is getting selective when choosing their employersas they want to work in a caring company with a strong sense of corporatecitizenship," said William Ng, group publisher and editor-in-chief of BusinessMedia International, the publisher of HR Asia. "Employers with inclusiveculture and outstanding workplace practices are more likely to stay ahead of the curve and the competition."
The awardlooks at three categories: "Heart, Mind, SoulTM," which consider elementsincluding employee engagement, workplace culture and staff developmentopportunities, employee growth rate and workplace accident rate. Arrow scoredsignificantly higher than the industry average in all three components, with anaverage of 4.88 in both "Heart" and "Mind" and 4.89 for "Soul" on ascale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the highest rating.
"We are committed to building aconducive and innovative workplace for our employees to thrive and excel as weguide technological innovation forward," said Simon Yu, president of Arrow'scomponents business in the Asia-Pacific region. "This award reinforces that wehave sound and robust human resources strategies and best practices in placenot just to support the company's growth, but also shape a desirable andinspiring environment for our employees to reach their full potential."
Notes to editor:
Arrow has been awarded by HR Asia multiple times including:
- "Asia's Best Companies to Work for" in HongKong in April 2018
- "Asia'sBest Companies to Work for"in Malaysia in 2018
- "Asia's Best Companies to Work for" in Singapore andMalaysia in 2017
- "Asia's Best Companies to Work for" in HongKong and Singapore in 2015
ArrowElectronics guides innovation forward for over 150,000 of the world's leadingmanufacturers of technology used in homes, business and daily life. With 2017sales of $26.6 billion, Arrow aggregates electronics and enterprise computingsolutions for customers and suppliers in industrial and commercial markets. Thecompany maintains a network of more than 345 locations serving over 80countries. For more information visit www.arrow.com.