Arçelik takes another key initiative to tackle global warming in line with its ‘Respecting the World, Respected Worldwide’ vision. CEO Hakan Bulgurlu will attempt to climb Mount Everest to raise awareness on climate change risks. Arçelik continues its efforts to build a sustainable future through its environment friendly products, sustainability projects and campaigns. Having sustainability at the heart of its business operations, the company created a product portfolio which is more than 90% recyclable and set a goal of being carbon-neutral in manufacturing by 2025.
The expedition will be documented in a series of social media posts on Arçelik Global and Hakan Bulgurlu’s social media channels.
Founded in 1955 Arçelik has operations in the durable consumer goods industry with production, marketing and after-sales services. Arçelik offers products and services in 146 countries with its 32,000 employees, 22 different production facilities in 9 countries (Turkey, Romania, Russia, China, South Africa, Thailand, Pakistan, India and Bangladesh), 34 sales and marketing companies all over the world and with its 12 brands (Arçelik, Beko, Grundig, Blomberg, ElektraBregenz, Arctic, Leisure, Flavel, Defy, Dawlance, Voltas Beko, Altus) Arçelik is listed on Istanbul Stock Exchange.