“How will CSR Impact Procurement?” EcoVadis at ProcureCon in Orlando, February 22 (25% off!)

09.02.2016
Announcements

EcoVadis is participating at the next ProcureCon Event and will be hosting a round table “How will Sustainability and CSR impact the role of procurement in the next 5 years?”, on Day 1, Feb 22 at 5PM. Bring your own expertise, stories and challenges on the impact of Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability in your supply base […]

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EcoVadis Guest Post in Procurement Leaders

04.02.2016
In the news

Published on Procurement Leaders on February 03, 2016 “In light of last year’s milestones, sustainable practices will become a key objective for companies in the year ahead, with procurement in a unique position to lead the charge. There are a few key factors every procurement executive should keep in mind as we forge ahead into 2016.” Co-CEO […]

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New White Paper: 5 Pillars of Sustainable Procurement Value Creation

28.01.2016
Announcements

Procurement organizations in most industries have been investing in “supplier compliance”: CSR/ ESG/ sustainability, regulatory and other risk related issues.  However, once they get several years into a responsible procurement program, many find they are passing the point of diminishing returns with a “compliance”based approach. Risk management devolves into an ever-expanding tactical exercise of re-evaluating […]

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Experts Discuss Top Supply Chain Technology to Watch

26.01.2016
In the news

Article published in SupplyChainOpz: Co-CEO and Co-Founder Pierre-Francois Thaler highlights the growing importance of supply chain sustainability and a few technologies that can help businesses achieve sustainable supply chains through real-time monitoring and measuring of global supplier performance. CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE

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EcoVadis achieves another year of record growth, expanding activity by more than 50% in 2015

26.01.2016
Press release

Global organizations seek deeper insight into the supply base, turn to EcoVadis to improve supply chain sustainability and performance NEW YORK and PARIS – January 26, 2016 – EcoVadis, the company helping improve sustainability, corporate social responsibility (CSR) and fair environmental and human rights practices across the global supply chain, continues to see rising demand […]

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Case Study: Carlson Wagonlit (CWT) Leverages EcoVadis Scorecard For Leadership in Responsible Business

08.01.2016
Announcements

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) is a global leader specializing in business travel management serving companies, government institutions, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) of all sizes in more than 150 countries and territories. This case study examines how CWT instills responsible business behavior at the core of their activities, and takes a leadership role in making sustainability […]

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Op-Ed: A Look at the Fight Against Modern Slavery

28.12.2015
In the news

Published on Sourcing Journal on December 23, 2015 In this article, Co-CEO of EcoVadis, Pierre-Francois Thaler says: “Rather than focusing on avoiding fines, procurement professionals and compliance officers should adopt a more holistic, strategic approach to sustainability that fundamentally changes the way they’re thinking about their corporate, social and environmental responsibilities.” Read more about the fight against […]

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Podcast Interview: Procurement Plays Vital Role in Reducing Global Warming

21.12.2015
In the news

In this podcast interview with Susan Avery of My Purchasing Center, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of EcoVadis, Pierre-François Thaler highlights the importance of supply chain initiatives in reducing the private sector’s carbon footprint post-COP21, and procurement’s role in facilitating this. “The COP21 agreements are just the beginning of the journey for businesses. Private sector companies will […]

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Anti-Corruption Due Diligence In The Supply Chain

16.12.2015
Announcements

Due diligence and managing risks in the supply chain related to anti-bribery and anti-corruption is getting ever more complex and important. Under the United States Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and the U.K. Bribery Act (UKBA), companies can be made liable for bribery and corruption committed by internal personnel, as well as by 3rd parties […]

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Messages from Paris: Business execs write home

15.12.2015
In the news

GreenBiz has published an article (by Elsa Wenzel), in which seven leaders from a variety of businesses shared their observations and hopes from Paris with GreenBiz for what lies ahead. Among them, Sylvain Guyoton, Vice President of Research at EcoVadis speaks about supply chains as “effective and powerful levers to disseminate good energy practices across the entire economy” […]

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