Held a science camp for employees’ children
Coway held a science camp at the Hoam Professor Hall of Seoul National University for three days from August 18, where more than 40 children of employees were invited. The science camp, as a corporate culture program, was prepared to provide their children with a chance to experience the importance of water during summer vacation.
This event included a variety of programs such as a visit to Coway’s Environmental Technology Research Center, mentoring of career development, hydro-science experiment, water analysis, ...
KRW 623.4 billion and KRW 120.6 billion in 2Q sales and operating profit respectively
Coway accomplished KRW 623.4 billion, up 12.3% year-on-year, in sales and KRW 120.6 billion, up 919.4%, in operating profit on a K-IFRS consolidated basis in the second quarter of 2017.
The company explained that those favorable results were mainly attributable to stable growth of health appliances business, lower-than-expected churn rate, outstanding growth of overseas subsidiaries, and progress of homecare business and cosmetics business.
▲ Stable growth of health appliances business
2Q sales from ...
Conducted the 2nd “Wi School” program
Coway carried out the second “Wi School (What is Start up)” program, a CSV program aimed at providing young startups with tailored training supports, at the head office on July 22.
The “Wi School” program was prepared to play a part in solving the youth unemployment problem, the most critical social issue today, offering systematic startup trainings and one-on-one mentoring services with respect to startup, marketing, and investment. Young people who plan to start businesses linked with Coway ...
Won the “CO2 Reduction Award” at the Energy Winner of the Year
On July 21, Coway’s “My Hanppyeom Water Purifier IoCare (CHP-480L, CHP-481L, CHP-482L) won the “CO2 Reduction Award” at the 20th Energy Winner of the Year held at the Korea Press Foundation in Taepyeong-ro, Seoul.
The Energy Winner of the Year, co-hosted by the Consumers Korea and Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, awards technologies and products with high energy efficiency.
The award-winning IoCare water purifier minimizes power consumption by introducing the “instant ...
Acquired the qualification for “water sommelier”
11 CODYs acquired the qualification for “water sommelier” by completing the C-Water Sommelier Training Course. This training course, led by the Korea International Sommelier Association, was prepared to enhance Coway’s brand power as Korea’s representative water company and the professionalism of service workforce.
A total of 50 field staff and CODYs joined this training in June. A total of 47 participants acquired the qualification for water sommelier, 11 of which were CODYs. They will ...
Held a photographic event to celebrate the launch of the premium water purifier “AIS”
On July 13, Coway held a photographic event to celebrate the launch of the premium all-in-one water purifier “AIS” which is its strategic product in 2017 on the square of the Ilmin Art Museum.
Coway’s new water purifier model “AIS” delivers premium values that commonly refer to “Aqua Pure,” “Ice,” and “Sparkling,” which is expected to shift the paradigm of the water purifier market.
This product adopted a new ice-making technology ...
Ranked top in the water purifier category of the NCSI for four consecutive years
Coway ranked top in the water purifier category of the NCSI (National Customer Satisfaction Index) hosted by the Korea Productivity Center for four consecutive years.
The NCSI is released by customers’ evaluation on quality of products and services and their satisfaction level. Water purifier category was launched in 2014 and Coway has taken first place since then.
Coway’s effort for product and service innovation based on the management principle “Coway Trust” was highly recognized at ...
Invited premium customers to the AIS experience promotion event
Coway invited 40 premium customers to the AIS experience promotion event held at Mega Box in Samseong-dong on July 7.
This event was prepared to showcase recently launched premium water purifier AIS to customers who visit Mega Box Coex Center. This event will continue for a month. Visitors can taste eight kinds of beverages including sparkling water and cold brew at the AIS BAR on the boutique lounge for free and participate in a giveaway event.
The invited premium customers joined free water-tasting, AIS operation, ...
Obtained the CCM certification for six times in a row
Coway obtained the CCM (Consumer Centered Management) certification for six times in a row. Since the first obtainment of the CCM in 2007, the company has entirely passed the biennial reevaluation process.
The CCM is a national certification system aimed at encouraging companies to pursue customer-oriented management activities and evaluating their performances and improvements. It is evaluated by the Korea Consumer Agency and certified by the Fair Trade Commission.
The obtainment of CCM certification allows ...
Promote a campaign to ensure the hygiene of water purifier jointly with the Korea Consumer Agency
Coway promotes the “Water Purifier Hygiene Campaign” jointly with the Korea Consumer Agency and domestic water purifier suppliers.
This campaign targets small-sized multiuse facilities which are vulnerable to hygiene and safety. When they apply this campaign, CODYs directly visit them to check their water purifiers and offer cleaning service for free.
This campaign was prepared to inform how to use and manage water purifiers hygienically and safely, continuing three months from July to ...