Editorial Policy and Guideline Reference Tables

Lion views its Integrated Report as an important tool for presenting its ESG initiatives and drawing on stakeholder opinions while furthering corporate activities.

Lion published the Lion Integrated Report in June 2021, and detailed information about sustainability initiatives is available on Lion’s sustainability website.

Editorial Policy

  • Since 2011, we have systematized our initiatives for sustainability in accordance with ISO 26000, an international standard concerning corporate social responsibility. Our reporting is structured to reflect this.
  • The main topics covered in the Integrated Report include Lion’s initiatives to create social value and increase its corporate value over the medium to long term as well as its management vision, business environment and strategies, and environmental, social and governance issues.
  • The sustainability website provides additional detailed reporting on Lion’s ESG data, initiatives related to the SDGs and other sustainability initiatives.

Referenced Guidelines:

Integrated Report

  • International Integrated Reporting Framework issued by the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC)
  • Guidance for Integrated Corporate Disclosure and Company-Investor Dialogues for Collaborative Value Creation issued by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards issued by the Global Reporting Initiative
  • ISO 26000: 2010 Guidance on social responsibility issued by the Japanese Standards Association

Sustainability Website

  • The Environmental Reporting Guidelines (2018) issued by the Ministry of the Environment
  • GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards issued by the Global Reporting Initiative
  • ISO 26000: 2010 Guidance on social responsibility issued by the Japanese Standards Association

Scope of Coverage:

Lion Corporation and all of its consolidated subsidiaries are covered, in principle.
Where the scope of coverage of reported activities or data differs from the above, a description is provided.
Overseas consolidated subsidiaries are also covered by the Sustainability Material Issues and Objectives.

Period Covered

  • Integrated Report 2021
    From January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020
  • Sustainability Website
    From January 1, 2020 to Present

Some parts also include information about activities conducted outside of the above periods.

Guideline Reference Tables

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