Sancor Industries Ltd., manufacturer and direct marketer of Envirolet™ Composting Toilet Systems, has been honored with the 2000 Business of the Year Award by the Scarborough Chamber of Commerce. The 2000 Business of the Year Award was awarded to the top three businesses in Scarborough after a lengthy and comprehensive selection process. Scarborough, part of the GTA (Greater Toronto Area) has approximately 10,000 businesses.
Nominations for the award were based on overall excellence in customer service, contributions to the community, leadership and entrepreneurship, sales growth, area employment, productivity, and quality improvement, marketing and promotional achievements, product innovation and technology, and employee labor relations.
CFTO-TV News anchor Bill Hutchison hosted the gala evening, which included a reception and dinner for over 400 guests. Video presentations highlighted the achievements of the winners.
Norman Smith, President, accepted the award on behalf of Sancor Industries Ltd.
Continued product qualtity, innovation and employee excellence made this award possible. Recent developments include the re-designed Envirolet™ Waterless Toilet. The new waterless toilet, made of durable double-wall HDPE, features a removeable bowl and is available in many colors, including stone-effect polygranite. The Sancor™ web site, Envirolet.com, has quickly established Sancor™ as the internet leader in environmental toilet systems. The success of Envirolet.com, Top Service Award winner from Yahoo! Shopping, has improved both customer service and employee prductivity.
Envirolet™ Composting Toilet Systems have been sold worldwide since 1977.
The MIRROR, Thursday, October 26, 2000
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2000 Scarborough Business Excellence Awards
Top Local Businesses Honoured at Gala
Hundreds of guests turned out at the Delta Toronto East Hotel on Thurs. Oct. 26, to salute the exceptional achievements of local business at this year's Business Excellence Awards.
Scarborough's first business awards gala of the Millennium honoured several successful local firms, covering a broad scope of industries and endeavours
The awards are presented annually to outstanding business people amd companies who demonstrate success and innovation in their field, and who are committed to the well-being of their community.
The winners best captured the spirit of the awards citeria, and were selected by an impartial panel of judges following a lengthy nomination and selection process.