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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Day 5 at COP21: Supply Chains Carry The Day

11.12.2015
Events

EcoVadis hosted an insightful Panel discussion at Le Bourget in Paris last Friday, December 4, for Day 5 of COP21 with close to 200 attendees. In case you weren’t able to make it to Paris, here’s a summary of the insights and discussion from this excellent panel procurement and sustainability leaders:  Jeroen Wegkamp NS – Nederlandse Spoorwegen […]

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Fight Against Global Warming: How to Use the Power of Social Networks

09.12.2015
Announcements

The Huffpost has published this excellent commentary by EcoVadis’s chief Supply Chain CSR expert Sylvain Guyoton, on the fight against global warming that conjures the power of social networks and the scale of the world’s global supply chains, suggesting this duo is many times more potent than investment vehicles, and brings real hope to reverse climate change. Could the […]

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New Case Study: Heineken 4-layer Supplier Sustainability Monitoring Process

09.12.2015
Announcements

HEINEKEN has a well-balanced geographic footprint with leadership positions in both developed and developing markets, and a supply chain that is comparably distributed. Its advanced sustainable procurement program combines a diverse set of supplier CSR evaluation tools and analysis to drive results in their responsible procurement initiative. Download now from the library

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COP21 Panel Members Announced for “Driving Global CO2 Reductions Through Sustainable Supply Chain” Event

30.11.2015
Announcements

This Panel was held on Friday, December 04. If you missed it, catch up with insights and discussion summary.   Press release Paris, France, November 30, 2015 Panel members for the COP21 event “Driving Global CO2 Reductions Through Sustainable Supply Chain”, hosted by EcoVadis, have been announced: Thierry Bellon, Chief Procurement Officer, Air France Olivier Menuet, […]

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