Kitagawa's corporate vision is based on four core values:
-Honesty and courage
The Kitagawa group aims to provide value, earn a high level of trust and appreciation from customers.
Kitagawa group, for the purpose of continuing to be a company that is trusted by society, established the Kitagawa Charter of Corporate Behaviour and the Kitagawa voluntary Code of Conduct that should be observed by all officers and employees in Kitagawa group. We will comply with these and will act fairly and sincerely.
The Kitagawa group, by providing consultation hotlines to all who are available to be involved in the business activities, such as officers, employees and their families, business partners and suppliers, prevents compliance violations in advance. We are working to strengthen compliance and thoroughly observe it.
As a company engaged in the business of manufacturing, the Kitagawa Group considers the weight of its social responsibility, observes all laws and ordinances, acts within the social norms rooted in high ethical standards, strives as much as possible to be recognised as a valued company, and will continue to build an even more ethical organisational culture.
The Kitagawa Group's intention is to provide customer satisfaction. We deliver safe, innovative and high-quality products using superior technology.
The Kitagawa Group conducts fair and aboveboard transactions and it understands and complies with all laws and ordinances concerning transactions and their spirit.
The Kitagawa Group will disclose timely and proactive information to customers, shareholders, investors and other stakeholders.
The Kitagawa Group maintains a fair relationship with politics, administration and does not commit bribery or make illegal, political donations or benefits. In addition, we will not support antisocial individuals and organisations that adversely affect social order and the fair activities of companies.
The Kitagawa Group understands the importance and necessity of protection for confidential information. Personal information about our customers will be respected with privacy.
The Kitagawa Group understands the importance and usefulness of intellectual property owned by our companies and employees and will endeavour to protect it from external operators. Equally, the intellectual property rights of third parties will not be at risk of infringement.
The Kitagawa Group understands the responsibility for environmental protection and will quickly and responsibly overcome any situation which has a harmful effect to a circumstance.
Ensuring the health and safety of working people is the basis of proactive business development and a moderate individual life. The Kitagawa Group strives to provide a healthy and safe working environment in compliance with related laws and internal regulations.
The Kitagawa Group provides a workplace from a broad perspective based on the expansion of the business domain, changes in business content and spread of business activities both domestically and overseas. It aims to realise an autonomous professional group in which employees grow with the company.
The Kitagawa Group will promote the fusion with local community at each site and strive to foster a good relationship with the contribution to the development of the local community.
In promoting international business, the Kitagawa Group will respect the cultures and customs as well as comply with the laws and regulations of each country / community, and contribute to local development.