How pharma can withstand disruption through supplier visibility

With mounting scrutiny in the face of changing regulatory policy and price pressures, the time to drive supply chain innovation is now. Read more in our latest blog.

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.

Exponential. Collaborative. Spark. Celebrate. Home. Sustain 2017 Inspires Sustainable Supply Chain Leadership

For our 10 years anniversary, EcoVadis received the best gift ever: Hundreds of professionals in sustainable procurement, CSR and supply chain came together in Paris to share, network, learn and present at EcoVadis Sustain 2017, and our Rock-In-A Free World celebration in Paris this month. Here are a few highlights for inspiration: Time to get […]

20 April 2017

Duty of Care Law: French Constitutional Council gives the green light

In its much-awaited decision on March 23, the French constitutional council has given a green light to the “Duty of Care” law (Devoir de Vigilance) although they stated that there remain some provisions to the French constitution. 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.

Using Green Patents to Create a More Sustainable Business

Patents, and in particular green patents, can be strategy used by companies to create a more sustainable business opportunities for clients and stakeholders, while incentivizing environmentally-friendly business practices. Read more.