9 February 2018

2017 in Review: The Year of Coming of Age, Collaboration and Empowerment

A few weeks into 2018, with the end-of-year frenzy well enough behind us, it is a good time to reflect on the past twelve months, review major developments and milestones, and see where they have taken us.

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.

12 December 2017

Sector collaboration on sustainability accelerates, as a sixth industry creates an initiative with EcoVadis

The launch of the Responsible Beauty Initiative demonstrates a strong trend in pre-competitive collaboration to drive improvements in the supply chain.

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.

Circular Economy in ICT – Completing the circle of supply

Bringing Circular Economy into the Information and Communication Technology industry effectively targets two major fields: products and equipment (waste and consumption) and internal operations and networks (energy and data). Read more on how to successfully implement sustainable initiatives.

Limiting e-waste through ethical supply chain practices

The electronics industry has a responsibility to reduce e-waste through sustainable and ethical supply chain practices, but faces implementation challenges. Learn more.

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.