Wedding ring manufacturer latest small business to be certified.
The Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC) has announced London-based wedding ring and jewellery manufacturer Berker Bros Ltd. as the latest small business to meet its ethical, social and environmental standards, as outlined by its Member Certification system.
The RJC’s chief executive Michael Rae said: “RJC warmly congratulates Berker Bros Ltd on its certification. The successful verification assessment was conducted by UL – Responsible Sourcing, one of the independent third-party auditing firms accredited to the RJC’s Member Certification system.
Rae added that the RJC philosophy has always been to reach out to small companies. “We are pleased to see this kind of small business commitment growing rapidly in the RJC certified community,” he said.
Berker Bros was established in 1945. It managing director Chiel Getter said: "Since the business was established it has been our goal to maintain the highest standards of quality and service, from source to supply, whilst ensuring that social, ethical and environmental values are not compromised.
“With the attainment of RJC certification, we know that we have managed to achieve official recognition of this and all that is encapsulated within it.”