Replacements, Ltd. Welcomes Special Workforce for Take Your Child to Work Day 2010
GREENSBORO, N.C., April 14, 2010 – Replacements, Ltd. is planning a full day of events encouraging children to follow their dreams as part of
Take Your Child to Work Day 2010. The world’s largest supplier of old and new china, crystal, silver and collectibles is inviting its staff to bring their children to work as part of national events set for Thursday, April 22, 2010.
Children will not only learn more about Replacements and their parents’ roles within the company, they’ll take part in activities aimed at helping them connect with their own dreams, talents and aspirations. Members of Replacements’ leadership team recognize the value of this day for both employees and their children and have volunteered to help create a unique learning experience.
“This event is truly special to us, because commitment to family is one of our values,” says Jeanine Falcon, vice-president of human resources. “As a family friendly company, we’re committed to supporting our associates when it comes to these types of opportunities. Not only does this give our employees’ children a chance to see what their parents do for a living, it also allows them to experience an atmosphere where ‘family’ means many things, and all families are accepted and celebrated.”
Organizers are planning artwork activities and other exercises to help children better understand how diversity, cohesiveness and utilizing different strengths combine to create a productive work environment. Media interested in covering this year’s events should contact Public Relations Manager Lisa Conklin at (800) 737-5223 ext. 2552 (336.209.0951 mobile) or
About Replacements, Ltd.
Founded by Bob Page in 1981, Replacements, Ltd. carries the world’s largest selection of old and new china, crystal, silver and collectibles. The company’s 415,000 square foot facilities house an inventory of nearly 13.5 million pieces from over 330,000 patterns. Headquartered in Greensboro, N.C., Replacements, Ltd. serves more than ten million customers worldwide.
Lisa Conklin, Public Relations Manager
(800) 737-5223 ext. 2552
(336) 209-0951 mobile