Five takeaways for small business and the sustainable supply chain

From procurement to packaging, corporate giants are taking the time to introduce new sustainability initiatives across all levels of the supply chain. Learn how.

Data shows sustainability investments are paying off

The first annual Global CSR Risk and Performance Index reveals progress of more than 20,400 companies looking to improve their sustainability efforts. Read more.

How Hong Kong is Enhancing its Sustainability Efforts

Ever since China ratified the Paris agreement, Hong Kong is under the spotlight to align with the global agenda and respond to the increasing stakeholders’ demand on sustainability effort. Learn how the Hong Kong government and the industries have been working towards a number of initiatives in enhancing Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

Going Global – Driving Sustainability Initiatives Across Borders

  Implementing sustainability practices in a large, multinational company poses a variety of challenges – a key one falling under the theme of coverage – how can a company make sure that their sustainability mission, practices and initiatives are maintained across all subsidiaries? Bruno Cothenet, CSR Director at Soufflet Group, Dr. Holger Hoppe, Head of […]

29 May 2017

Does Company Size Matter in CSR? Growing Trends of CSR Reporting and How SMEs Can Benefit

The growth of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is not just a trend for intrinsically motivated companies, or those for which it is assumed that their large size drives its necessity. The business implications for embedding sustainability into core business practices have become ever more clear for companies across industries, countries, and even sizes. Read more.

Reducing Survey Fatigue with Smart & Scalable Supply Chain CSR Solutions

In the recently released EcoVadis/HEC Sustainable Procurement Barometer, 97% of organizations surveyed consider sustainable procurement important or critically important. It is clear that mass adoption of sustainable procurement has arrived. Organizations have realized that sustainable procurement, and understanding the sustainability of their supply chains, is a core tenant of any modern sustainability program. Of course, […]

11 April 2017

Fight climate change with science-based targets

Many companies are making efforts into reducing their carbon footprints, making sure to mitigate climate change. To make sure these efforts actually help curbing climate change, a new trend is currently gaining momentum: science-based targets. Read more here.

10 April 2017

How Pharma Giants are Creating Value in Procurement

Phamaceutical leaders shared their insights and best practices during the annual ProcureCon Pharma Event in Zurich last month. Learn more in our article.

28 February 2017

How private companies are aligning their business activities to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals

The private sector is now more than ever requested to be an essential partner and is given the opportunity to act as a central player in developing and delivering solutions such as providing capital, jobs, technology and infrastructure while at the same time pursuing their activities in a responsible and sustainable manner.