LIXIL Distributes Second COVID-19 Special Allowance to Employees Globally
• All employees to receive special payment in recognition of resilience and continued efforts during COVID-19 pandemic
• LIXIL previously honoured the efforts of all employees at the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020´
Düsseldorf, February 4, 2021 – LIXIL Corporation (“LIXIL”, TSE Code: 5938), whose brand portfolio also includes the global sanitary brand GROHE, has announced a special payment for its approximately 60,000 employees worldwide. This follows an initial COVID-19-related special allowance provided in March 2020 in recognition of the impact of the pandemic and extraordinary efforts of employees during this time. Combined, the two one-off payments mean employees will receive a total of over EUR 500.
"We are providing a second COVID-19-related special allowance in recognition and thanks for the extraordinary performance that our employees have tirelessly put in, in particular in our plants and logistics centers," says Thomas Fuhr, Leader, LIXIL Fittings International and Co-CEO Grohe AG.
"We are proud to see the tremendous strides our employees have made throughout the year despite the COVID-19 crisis, strengthening and advancing our business in EMENA. This is a token of appreciation and admiration as our people continue to take on private and professional challenges during the pandemic," summarizes Jonas Brennwald, Leader, LIXIL EMENA and Co-CEO Grohe AG.
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