Sunquick Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd. (SQL) the joint venture company between CO-RO A/S Denmark and C. W. Mackie PLC was certified as one of the great places to work by the independent evaluators at Great Place to Work® in Sri Lanka. Sunquick Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd. earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its employees in an anonymous survey conducted by Great Place to Work®. The ratings were based on five main pillars; employee credibility towards the organization, respect to each other, fairness, pride and camaraderie.
As a market leader in the Squash and Cordial category in Sri Lanka, the Sunquick brand enjoys over 70% market share and the company has continuously upheld their Superior Quality Standards as one of the most trusted brands in the country. Having established an employee-centric environment where each individual is given clearly defined responsibilities or ownership, Sunquick consistently produces good quality products responsibly resulting in satisfied customers. This in turn contributes to the formation of a loyal customer base that maximizes the consumer experience.
Another factor that contributed to Sunquick securing the Great Place to Work® certification is their performance evaluation and management culture. Worker satisfaction, more often than not, translates into excellence in conducting their respective tasks and thus the production of high-quality products that are delivered to retailers punctually and in good condition.
Commenting on the achievement, Mr. Mangala Perera – Managing Director stated, “We are extremely honored to have been awarded the Great Place to Work® certification. Creating an Employee centric culture is of utmost importance and we are very proud of that. Satisfied employees always make the products with utmost responsibility, which will help the organization to complete high quality products and also lead to expand its loyal customer base and market share. We are thankful to our employees for their consistency and perseverance in spite of the many challenges that we have been faced with this past year and we will strive to ensure that their needs continue to be met in the years to come.”
“We applaud Sunquick Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd. for seeking employees’ feedback and the opportunity to certify itself”, said Kshanika Ratnayake, CEO of Great Place to Work® in Sri Lanka. “These ratings measure its capacity to earn its own employees’ trust and create a great workplace – critical metrics that anyone considering working for or doing business with Sunquick Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd. should take into account as an indicator of high performance.”
“Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill