Ever Rich was established in 1995, Republic of China (R.O.C.). Our love and passion for Taiwan pivot us on our business DNA - Integrity, Professionalism, Innovation and Philanthropy. We believe serving the community and benefiting the public are the keys of long running business. So far, we have had 17 duty-free stores in total, located at airports, harbors and on surrounding islands of Taiwan's, operated for more than 20 years.
Ever Rich has extensively applied our visions, professionalism, innovation and internationalization strategies and helped the government build many creativity-infused facilities at the airports, including Taoyuan, Songshan, Taichung and Kaohsiung airports; many of our projects are big successes and praised by the public.
With the endeavors of Ever Rich and all the units in the station, in 2018, it won the gold medal in the outlet/duty category in the Best Service in Taiwan. From 2015 to 2017, the team effort of Ever Rich airport ground staff helped Taoyuan International Airport win the award, 'the World's Best Airport Staff' at Skytrax's Annual World Airport Awards, 3 years in a row. In 2016, Airports Council International (ACI) also ranked Taoyuan International Airport No.1 in Airport Service Quality, in categories of, 'Best Airport by Size' and 'Best Airport by Size and Region'. Thanks to the hard work and efforts made by our Ever Rich airport ground staff.
Ever Rich has also participated in infrastructural projects for the government under the 'Act for Promotion of Private Participation in Infrastructure Projects', enacted by the government branch, Executive Yuan. For the partnership and the hard effort, Ever Rich has since been recognized and awarded No. 1 three times by Executive Yuan. In 2018, the Chairman of Ever Rich, Simon Chiang, promoted the development of the global tourism retail industry positively. With his endeavors, he won the 'Life Time Achievements Award' in Frontier, aka the 'Academy Award of airports' in Cannes, France.
Chairman of Ever Rich, Simon Chiang, has founded three charitable foundations, Ever Rich Foundation, Yungray Foundation and Chiang Hsusun Culture and Education Foundation, without accepting donation from others but using the money of his own. Simon Chiang has done extensive charity work and given cares to the needed. He has also encouraged tourism in Taiwan and invigorated developments in sports, and cultural and creative industry. Our community has been made a better place with the contributions of Simon Chiang's.Winning high acclaim and assurance in the global Chinese community, Chairman of Ever Rich, Simon Chiang, the 13th Hong Kong and Macau Taiwanese Charity Fund Ltd. presented him with the 'Compassion Award' in 2018.
In 2014, Ever Rich was certified by an authorized third-party notarization and became the first travel retailer in the world to receive GRI G3.1 certification; also the first department store retailer in Taiwan to be tested by GRI Standards. In 2017, we even volunteered to be inspected for GRI G4 Standard as well as corporate social responsibility (CSR) and met the standards with flying scores. Our other certifications include ISO 27001 for information security management and HACCP for food safety.