Sears CSR

Awards & Recognition

Oct 16, 2014 – Sears Canada is a finalist for BC Hydro’s 2014 Power Smart Excellence Awards

Sears Canada is a nominee for BC Hydro’s Power Smart Excellence Award for its market leadership in energy-efficient appliances and TVs. Sears provides expertise to customers on the long-lasting value of energy efficient products and was the leading retailer in the 2014 Appliance Rebate Program, with 13,000 Sears customers participating.

Nov 13, 2013 – Sears Canada Wins Living Planet @ Work Award from WWF-Canada

Sears Canada demonstrated its passion for conservation through an outstanding show of support for WWF’s Canada Life CN Tower Climb. In 2013, Sears engaged 75 employees to climb and raised over $21,000. In addition to the donations made by employees through the Sears Employee Charitable Fund, Sears Canada employees contributed over $23,000 in support of WWF’s conservation work in the past year.

June 5, 2013 – Sears Canada Wins Award for Excellence in Health and Safety

Sears Canada Inc. has won the 2013 Health & Safety Award at the Excellence in Retailing Awards celebration held by the Retail Council of Canada in June. The Company received the award for its “Safe Days Awards Program” that supports a Safety Culture at Sears Canada.

Nov 18, 2013 – Sears Canada Named Energy Star Retailer Of The Year For The 6th Consecutive Year

Natural Resources Canada recognized Sears as the 2013 ENERGY STAR Retailer of the Year. This is the sixth consecutive win for Sears Canada. The award recognizes Sears leadership in promoting energy-efficiency by providing an extensive selection of ENERGY STAR-qualified products and engaging customers with energy awareness campaigns.

Nov 14, 2012 – Sears Canada Receives Inaugural Living Planet @ Work Award from WWF-Canada

WWF-Canada recognized Sears Canada at its first-ever presentation of the Living Planet @ Work Awards, celebrating companies’ commitment to sustainability and employee engagement in the workplace. Sears was awarded “Fundraiser of the Year” for its outstanding participation the CN Tower Climb in support of conservation.

June 5, 2012 - Sears Canada named ENERGY STAR Retailer of the Year for the 5th consecutive year

Natural Resources Canada recognized Sears as the 2012 ENERGY STAR Retailer of the Year. This is the 5th year in a row that Sears received this prestigious award from the Government of Canada for empowering customers to reduce their energy use, and the sixth time overall since the program started in 2003.

June 4, 2012 - Sears Canada wins award for Excellence in Health and Safety

Retail Council of Canada presented Sears with a prestigious Excellence in Retail Award on June 4, 2012, recognizing Sears as the Canadian retail industry’s top achiever in Health & Safety for our efforts to incorporate Health and Safety into the daily culture of all Sears associates.

October 26, 2011 - Sears Canada recognized at the inaugural Green Living's Excellence in Corporate Responsibility Awards

Sears Canada Inc. is the winner of an Excellence in Corporate Responsibility Award for its Live Green program within the Large Business: Retail Category, at the first-ever Excellence in Corporate Responsibility (ECR) Awards held by Green Living Enterprises in 2011. The award recognizes Sears hard work and commitments to sustainable and ethical business practices.

June 6, 2011 - Sears Canada wins award for Excellence in Sustainability

Sears Canada Inc. has won the 2011 Retail Sustainability Award at the Excellence in Retailing Awards celebration dinner held by the Retail Council of Canada in June. The Company received the award for its “Live Green at Sears” program that aims to reduce the Company's environmental footprint and help customers do the same.

June 2, 2011 - Sears Canada named 2011 ENERGY STAR Retailer of the Year for the fourth consecutive year

James Gray-Donald at the Energy Star AwardsNatural Resources Canada recognized Sears as the 2011 ENERGY STAR Retailer of the Year. This is the fourth consecutive win for Sears Canada and the fifth such recognition since the inception of the award in 2003. The award recognizes Sears leadership in promoting energy-efficiency by providing an extensive selection of ENERGY STAR-qualified products and engaging customers with energy awareness campaigns.

October 27, 2010 - Sears Canada wins BC Hydro Power Smart Award for Appliance Retailer

Sears Canada has won the 2010 BC Hydro Power Smart Excellence Award in the category of Appliance Retailer. This is the third Power Smart Excellence Award for the Company, winning in 2008 for Outstanding Energy Efficiency Project and in 2005 as Customer Award Recipient. The award honours a retailer who has shown strong commitment to the promotion of energy-efficient appliances to British Columbians. By embracing innovative appliance technologies, the winner in this category has worked with BC Hydro to introduce consumers to new energy-saving products.

May 31, 2010 - "Sears National Kids Cancer Ride" Recognized for best Corporate Social Responsibility Community Initiative

Sears Canada has won the "Best Corporate Social Responsibility Community Initiative" Excellence in Retailing Award presented by Retail Council of Canada at the industry association's annual gala held on May 31, 2010. The award recognized the Sears National Kids Cancer Ride for its role in raising awareness and funds for children living with and beyond cancer.

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