Industrial thread and textiles manufacturer
Formerly private investment firm Guinness Peat Group plc, the company renamed itself Coats Group in 2015 and disposed of many of its portfolio companies to focus on being an industrial thread manufacturer. The world's leading industrial thread and consumer textile crafts business with operations in over 70 countries. Listed on the London, New Zealand and Australian stock exchanges.
|Coats Group plc||UK||website|
|Coats Group plc|
In 2011, a group of major apparel and footwear brands and retailers, including this company, made a shared commitment to help lead the industry towards zero discharge of hazardous chemicals by 2020. It includes specific commitments and timelines to realize this shared goal.
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This company has a number of corporate responsibility claims on its website.
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In 2018, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) asked companies to provide data about their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and mitigate climate change risk. Responding companies are scored across four key areas: disclosure; awareness; management; and leadership. This company received a CDP Climate Change Score of C.
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California, the UK and Australia have all enacted legislation requiring companies operating within their borders to disclose their efforts to eradicate modern slavery from their operations and supply chains. Follow the link to see this company's disclosure statement.
[Source 2017][More on Human Rights]
|Company Structure||Public company|
|Revenue||US$1.7 billion in 2014|
|# Employees||20,000 in 2014|
|Address||London, United Kingdom|