Televising water related films through the Channel CGV
Coway plans to televise seven water related films with the concept of “Special Week for Clean Water with Coway” in collaboration with the Channel CGV in celebration of the World’s Water Day. A film a day will be televised through the Channel CGV from March 20 to 26.
Representative films are “Erin Brokovich,” a true story handling the water pollution accident triggered by a large company, and “The Big Blue” about competition and friendship of two men, enabling us to think about the ...
Launching the “My Hanppyum Water Purifier IoCare”
Coway launches the “My Hanppyum Water Purifier IoCare (CHP-482L)” with differentiated functions.
The best features of this product are as follows: monitoring of water purification performance and water consumption for 24 hours a day through the smartphone application; circulating self-sterilization and water supply by innovative technologies; and customized care function for silver generation.
This product has a smart system that monitors water purification performance of the RO membrane ...
New employees started their working life by conducting volunteer service with the CEO.
On March 14, Coway’s new employees visited the Siloam Welfare Center for the Blind located in Gwanak-gu, Seoul, to carry out volunteer services.
At Coway, volunteer service is a mandatory course of new employee training program. It aims to make employees pursue shared growth with the local communities and practice “Coway Trust,” the priority value of the company, through sharing activities.
A total of 27 new employees conducted the volunteer service, in which our CEO Hae-sun Lee also ...
Implemented the “Water Christmas in March” campaign
In celebration of the World’s Water Day, Coway implemented the “Water Christmas in March” event in Cheonggye Square, Seoul, on March 14. The event was prepared to announce the preciousness of water, deliver information on right water-drinking habits, and pledge on offering clean water.
At the event, Coway displayed a 2.4-meter water tree consisting of about 350 water bottles to present its commitment to supplying clean water.
In addition, our employees, dressed as Santa Claus, handed out Coway ...
Built the second “School of Hope” in Africa
Coway announced that it built the “Coway-Kachumwa School of Hope” in Malawi, Africa, by using employees’ donation.
The company has carried out the “Hanppyum Sharing” campaign, a social contribution program that employees donate KRW 1,000 every month and the company also sponsors the same money (matching grant). The donations are used for building schools in Africa, helping abandoned children, and supplying water to countries with a water shortage.
About KRW 70 million was used for ...
Announced operating performance in 2016 and business plans for 2017
Coway achieved KRW 2.38 trillion, up 2.6% year-on-year, in sales and KRW 338.8 billion, down 26.9%, in operating profit in 2016.
▲ Health Appliances Business
Sales from the health appliances business amounted to KRW 1.91 trillion in 2016. In particular, rental sales increased 5.8% year-on-year to 38 thousand units in just 4Q due to the growth of water purifier, mattress, and bidet sales, realizing record high among 4Q sales. Total rental sales in 2016 surpassed 1.4 million units.
The cancellation rate in 2016 was ...
Won the design awards at the ‘2017 iF Design Award’
Coway’s six products including multi-circulation air purifier (AP-1516D) and an application for controlling IoCare products won the design awards in the categories of home & kitchen electric appliances and application at the ‘2017 International Forum Design Award.’
The iF Design Award with 50-year history is recognized as one of the world’s top four design awards, at which Coway has won design-related awards for 10 consecutive years from 2008 to 2017.
The award-winning ...
Launched a new humidification air purifier IoCare with high hygiene
Coway launched a new air purifier named multi-action humidification air purifier IoCare (APMS-1516E). This product demonstrates humidification of 726ml per hour through high-capacity rotating humidification filtration system, creating a healthy environment in a fast manner.
The best feature of this product is a triple hygiene system. Self-humidification system prevents the product from pollution by automatically drying water tank and humidification filter when the humidification function is not used. ...
Held the “2017 Trust Partners Day” event for shared growth
Coway invited its suppliers’ employees to the “2017 Trust Partners Day” event which was held at the Westin Chosun Hotel on January 24, 2017.
This event was prepared to share mutual growth performances in the previous year with suppliers and promote shared growth with them, in which more than 140 suppliers’ employees.
At the event, Coway proclaimed “COWAY TRUST WITH PARTNERS” as its shared growth slogan for 2017. The Company also made an agreement on fair trade with 150 1st- tier ...
Operate the “Cody Heart Service Experience Program” for all employees
As part of the Coway Trust campaign, Coway operates the “Cody Heart Service Experience Program” from January 10, 2017.
This program was organized to help all employees better understand business field and customers, and ultimately to win higher customer trust by developing customer-centered services and products.
Before the program, participants are required to be well-acquainted with basic process of the Heart Service by product (regular maintenance, etc.), and then to visit customers to gain ...