Puma has been named Top Employer Europe by the Top Employers Institute. Puma was the only company from the sporting goods industry to receive the award for all of Europe in 2021. Meanwhile, Puma South Africa received the Top Employer award for the first time this year. The Top Employers Institute, which was established 30 years ago and is headquartered in Amsterdam, with 11 offices around the world, certifies organizations’ excellence in people practices based on the results of its HR Best Practices Survey. This survey covers topics such as people strategy, talent acquisition, work environment, well-being and diversity and inclusion, among others. In its statement on the award, Puma stressed that the company has been offering flexible working hours and mobile working to its staff for a long time. The company said it also supports its employees with childcare, financial and pension planning and extensive development and learning programs. Puma has also got a high score in Glassdoor’s annual Employee Choice survey.