Maple Landmark, Inc. Code of Conduct
We take our dual roles as an American manufacturer and as a manufacturer of wooden toys and gifts seriously. We are proud of the part we play in our industry and our community and will always endeavor to the higher expectations we, and others, place on us. We desire to operate in a world where all are alert to, and responsible for, their actions.
Product Safety. To design and market products that meet or exceed American safety standards. Beyond that to strive to meet the elevated expectations of our customers.
Ethical Manufacturing. To comply with American standards of business practice in our treatment of our people. That means an open and participatory relationship with our workforce where employees have an opportunity to understand, and give input to, the operations of the company.
Environmental Protection. To practice good stewardship of the environment by working to reduce the environmental impact of our operations and products through continuous improvements in waste reduction at the source, reuse, and recycling. Suppliers of our raw materials should meet the same standard that we set for ourselves.
Business Practices. To practice honesty and integrity in all business dealings and be truthful and avoid misrepresentations. We will accept responsibility when it is ours and require others accept responsibility when it is theirs. It is not within our ability to hold all others harmless regardless of their own actions.
Intellectual Property. To recognize and respect the intellectual property rights of others.
Advertising and Marketing. To assure that our advertising and marketing, in any form, is truthful and as informative as possible.
Non-Discrimination. To treat our employees, suppliers, customers and business associates with fairness, respect and dignity and without discrimination on the basis of race, creed, gender, age or sexual orientation.