NGO 2.0: How Basic Technology Helps Increase Transparency in the Global Supply Chain

With new technology used to overcome difficulties, NGOs can do even more to help companies understand what is really going on at their suppliers  –  and shape the future of sustainable procurement in a much safer way.

Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery: Are You Measuring the Risks in Your Supply Chain?

Human trafficking can occur anywhere even in developed countries such as the United States. According to a recent report by Alliance, more than 40 million people were victims of modern slavery and human trafficking in 2016.

5 December 2017

Assessing CSR Risks in Finance, Banking and Insurance

Lacking a physical supply chain, the financial services sector faces unique sustainability challenges, which when addressed properly, can be catalysts for global sustainability improvements.

28 November 2017

Know Your Vendor: Supplier Risk Takes Center Stage for Banks, Financial Institutions

Supplier Risk takes Center Stage for businesses across the financial ecosystem as they are now responsible for actions and performance of their vendors.

EcoVadis’ First ever CSR Day: Bringing Buyers and Suppliers together

EcoVadis held its first CSR Day in Düsseldorf, Germany on September 20th, bringing together 165 buyers and suppliers based all over Europe to learn and share CSR best practices, experiences and to network with peers and customers. “This was an excellent opportunity to be able to bring together regional buyers and suppliers, share our expertise […]

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.

CPG and Big Food needs to evolve and embrace supply chain, sustainability

The CPG industry has had a difficult year, and the grocery market is no exception. Some of the most recognized and successful food brands are getting pressured at every turn, from health conscious and high-end consumers that are prioritizing healthy and fresh alternatives, to price-driven buyers flocking to cheaper store brands. Even grocers and retailers […]

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).