Greenville, SC (November 07, 2013) – The Better Business Bureau® of the Upstate, a private, nonprofit serving the 10-county Upstate area, awarded The Marchant Company, Inc. for Marketplace Ethics, 11·49 employees with the 2013 Business of Integrity Award during a ceremony on Thursday, November 7th at the Hilton Greenville.
The 2013 Business of Integrity Awards recognizes outstanding businesses for their commitment to exceptional marketplace standards that benefit their consumers, employees, suppliers, industry peers and the communities in which they do business and serve. The 2013 Diamond sponsors for the event were American Fab, Inc. and Grier Roofing, LLC.
All for-profit businesses in the Upstate are eligible to enter the Business of Integrity Award and could apply in the following categories: marketplace ethics, customer service and community service. BBB honored a total of 16 companies in the Upstate with the Business of Integrity Award and awarded six Upstate area high school students with the Student of Integrity scholarships.
“The Marchant Company, Inc. has demonstrated high ethical standards of behavior towards customers, vendors and employees and has an established history of strong ethics in the workplace,” said Vee Daniel, president/CEO, Better Business Bureau of the Upstate. “By displaying marketing and advertising strategies that reflect a true representation of the product, The Marchant Company, Inc. has also been recognized by the community and their industry for sound business practices.”
As a local recipient of the 2013 Business of Integrity Award, The Marchant Company, Inc. is eligible to enter the Council of Better Business Bureau, Inc.’s 2014 National Torch Award.