S&J takes another significant step towards sustainability.

We are excited to announce that S&J International, as the only Personal Care and Cosmetics manufacturer in Thailand, are now a certified member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO).

The RSPO certification is an assurance that the standard of palm oil used in the product development and manufacturing process is sustainable and comply with a strict set of environmental and social criteria developed by RSPO. When following these criteria, the impact of palm oil cultivation on the environment and communities is minimized.

Khun Thirasak Vikitset, Managing Director of S&J International: ”We are committed to the highest environmental and social standards and will continue our mission to build a strong foundation for responsible and sustainable growth in the long run”

Professor Dr. Malyn Ungsurungsie comments: “The RSPO certification is the result of our dedication and hard work and we are proud of that our products are using 100% RSPO Certified Sustainable Palm Oil and Palm Kernel Oils”.

In addition to becoming a certified member of RSPO, we have on numerous occasions been recognized by the Thai Stock Exchange and FDA for our commitment to continuously work towards progress as an environmental steward in Thailand.

S&J meets renewable energy milestone

Solar energy is the cleanest and most abundant renewable energy source available and we are proud to announce that 60% of S&J’s total electricity consumption is now from solar energy generated within the Saha Group Industrial Park.

Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are important components of S&J’s culture and values. We have over the past years been working hard to combat climate change and reducing greenhouse gas emissions while meeting consumer demand for clean and reliable energy in the manufacturing process.

Khun Thirasak Vikitset, Managing Director of S&J International: “We are proud to deliver on our sustainability commitments and our wider aim is to become a carbon neutral company. Our goal Is to become the first Thailand based manufacturer in our industry to meet this milestone and we will continue our relentless pursuit of promoting social and environmental responsibility”

S&J was in 2019 and 2020 recognized by the Thai FDA and Stock Exchange Of Thailand with numerous sustainability awards and, as the only company in the industry, the “Overall Best Award” for its commitment to consistently supply sustainable products, be socially responsible and caring for the environment.

S&J selected by the SET in its sustainability drive

After having recently been awarded “The Overall Best Award”, “Outstanding SET Sustainability Award” and “The Thailand Sustainability Investment Award” by the Stock Exchange of Thailand, we are extremely honored to have been selected by the SET, as the only Consumer Goods company in Thailand, to share our commitment to the SET’s guidelines.

In the interview, Khun Thirasak Vikitset, Managing Director and President of S&J International, share our business philosophy, embracement of sustainability measures and the matrix, S&J is using to proactively monitor and plan our activities to support a responsible and sustainable growth.

Thai FDA Awards 2020

We are pleased to announce that the FDA of Thailand recently awarded S&J International with “The Overall Best Award” for 2020. We are extremely proud to be the only cosmetic and personal care company in Thailand to receive this award. The recognition is based on the following criteria: 

  • manufacture and developing safe products with integrity and ethics in the production process
  • consistently supply sustainable and responsible products 
  • is a good role model for other companies
  • show social responsibility and caring for the environment 
  • promoting activities for the development of society, morality, culture, and environment 

Khun Thirasak Vikitset and Dr. Malyn Ungsurungsie comment: “We on behalf of S&J International and our dedicated team are extremely proud to receive the recognition from the Thai FDA – we are and always will be 100% committed to developing our company to the highest standards and be a best in class corporate citizen”. 

The Thai FDA also presented the “Quality Award 2020” to qualified Consumer Goods and Healthcare companies in Thailand and we are very honored of having received this recognition together with 11 manufacturers. 

Employee safety steps during Covid-19

To our valued business partne

We care deeply about the safety of our employees, customers and suppliers. That is why we want to share the steps we are taking at S&J International to ensure we are doing everything in our power to provide a safe environment for our employees and continue to have a reliable operation. We apologize if these additional preventive measures cause any inconvenience and are grateful for your understanding.

First, we are monitoring the situation daily, and adjust business operations and policies as needed. We are in close communication with local authorities and health organizations, and are following their guidelines.

Second, we are being proactive with our colleagues to both protect their health and provide support for those who need to go to Self-isolation or develop medical issues related to the virus. We have enacted a work from home policy, segregation of working teams, thermal testing and similar measures. The pay and benefits to our employees will remain in place including for any employees who will need to go on COVID-19 related leave. We have been lucky so far as none of our employees have tested positive for COVID-19.

Thirdly, please know that cleanliness and sanitization have always been a big part of our operation and we already follow strict guidelines. However, due to the current situation, we are increasing the frequency of cleaning and adding to our current supply of cleaning and sanitizing materials to ensure a complete sanitized environment throughout the course of the day.

Forth, our customer and supplier teams will continue to support and interact with you, our business partners, on a frequent basis. We at this point in time would prefer to have video conference calls, other non-physical interactions such as email and similar, but be rest assured our teams stand ready to support you on a daily basis.

At S&J International we have more than 40 year’s legacy to uphold—one that rests on integrity, passion and our deep commitment to being responsible in all that we do. We will continue to be your trusted partner during these challenging times.

 

Kind regards

 

Thirasak Vikitset

President

Safety environment with COVID-19

To our valued business partners,

We care deeply about the safety of our employees, customers and suppliers. That is why we want to share the steps we are taking at S&J International to ensure we are doing everything in our power to provide a safe environment for our employees and continue to have a reliable operation. We apologize if these additional preventive measures cause any inconvenience and are grateful for your understanding.

First, we are monitoring the situation daily, and adjust business operations and policies as needed. We are in close communication with local authorities and health organizations, and are following their guidelines.

Second, we are being proactive with our colleagues to both protect their health and provide support for those who need to go to self isolation or develop medical issues related to the virus. We have enacted a work from home policy, segregation of working teams, thermal testing and similar measures. The pay and benefits to our employees will remain in place including for any employees who will need to go on COVID-19 related leave. We have been lucky so far as none of our employees have tested positive for COVID-19.

Thirdly, please know that cleanliness and sanitization have always been a big part of our operation and we already follow strict guidelines. However, due to the current situation, we are increasing the frequency of cleaning and adding to our current supply of cleaning and sanitizing materials to ensure a complete sanitized environment throughout the course of the day.

Forth, our customer and supplier teams will continue to support and interact with you, our business partners, on a frequent basis. We at this point in time would prefer to have video conference calls, other non-physical interactions such as email and similar, but be rest assured our teams stand ready to support you on a daily basis.

At S&J International we have more than 40 year’s legacy to uphold—one that rests on integrity, passion and our deep commitment to being responsible in all that we do. We will continue to be your trusted partner during these challenging times.

Kind regards

Thirasak Vikitset
President

S&J wins Watsons Health, Wellness, and Beauty Award 2020.

The goal of Watsons Health, Wellness, and Beauty Awards is to let consumers make the most out of their money and to provide a best-in-class shopping experience by helping them choose the best products. With this Award, Watsons recognize the most outstanding beauty products within the Watsons’ chain by having Watsons Beauty experts and insiders go through all of the products to determine the winners.

At S&J, we are very proud of having been recognized with the Award for the development and our full service model for Watsons Treatment Wax Avocado, which has become their best-selling hair treatment.

The Stock Exchange of Thailand has announced S&J as the winner of SET Awards 2019

The Securities Exchange of Thailand (SET) has granted sustainability awards since 2006 to recognize listed companies with outstanding performance in sustainable development and honor them as exemplary models for other companies. We at S&J International are honored to once again in 2019 to have received the “Outstanding SET Sustainability Award 2019” and “The Thailand Sustainability Investment Award 2019” and we are a strong supporter of SET’s mission to build a strong foundation for responsible and sustainable growth of the capital market in the long run.

SET President Pakorn Peetathawatchai, said, “It’s an auspicious occasion once again to congratulate the winners of the annual SET Awards. All of them have outstanding performances and qualities well-recognized at international level, while becoming role models in the capital market, an inspiration for other.

Recognizing the importance of a sustainable development to strengthen the capital market in the long run, SET has developed the corporate sustainable practices of listed companies that are key players of the capital market’s sustainable development. The aim is to boost consistent economic growth, while promoting social responsibility and environmental stewardship with corporate governance. We at S&J International are very proud to be the only Consumer Products Company in Thailand to be on the Sustainability Investment list – the list is showcasing listed companies with outstanding performance on Environmental, Social and Governance aspects from SET’s annual sustainability assessment.

S & J receives “Excellent CG” score in The 2019 Corporate

S & J receives “Excellent CG” score in The 2019 Corporate Governance Report S & J International Enterprises Public Company Limited was rated as one of the companies with “Excellent CG” score for 2 nd consecutive year in the Corporate Governance Report of Thai Listed Companies (CGR) 2019. In addition, the company was also ranked in the top quartile of listed companies with good corporate governance in the market capitalization segment of 3,000 – 9,999 Million Baht according to the survey conducted by Thai Institute of Directors Association (IOD) in collaboration with The Securities and Exchange Commission and The Stock Exchange of Thailand. This score reflects the company&commitment to good corporate governance practices.

S&J win awards in New York

The 9th edition of MakeUp in New York has closed its doors and we are very proud to have been awarded “The Innovation Tree Award” for the third time in 2019. After winning awards in Los Angeles and Paris we were delighted to have, not one but, two products selected for this award in New York. The Innovation Tree is a selection of the best innovations received for each MakeUp show, by a committee of internationally recognized experts who meet for a whole day to elect what will be the make-up and skincare products of tomorrow. This selection is displayed on a tree during the show and this year the team in New York awarded S&J International two prizes for our new innovations – “Cool & Calm Oil Control” and “Milky Lip Blush”.

Glowing skin will continue to be at the center of consumer needs where creativity will embrace influencers changing the way brands reach new groups of consumers. Eco-friendly and clean brands will have an edge on the competition as consumers demand products that help them reduce waste and put the planet before profit. At S&J International, we are the go-to trendsetter in cosmetic and skincare development and manufacturing. Maintaining a fine balance between art and technology, we inspire and create product for renowned beauty brands that are looking for the ideal partner in the creation and execution of innovative, high quality product.