EcoVadis aims at improving environmental and social practices of companies by leveraging the influence of global supply chains.

EcoVadis operates the 1st collaborative platform enabling companies to monitor the Sustainability performance of their suppliers, across 150 sectors and 99 countries.

EcoVadis reliable ratings and easy to use monitoring tools allow companies to manage risks and drive eco-innovations in their global supply chains.
Sustainable Procurement

What's new

05.06.2015 - In the News

Events: SPLC Workshop,Seattle May 26-28; Sustainable Brands San Diego Jun 1-4

Workshop/sponsor at SPLC in Seattle May 26-28;  
Sustainable Brands San Diego Jun 1-4

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05.04.2015 - In the News

EcoVadis Selected as a Spend Matters 50/50: Provider to Watch in 2015

 Every year, the research team at SpendMatters -- who publish the preeminent blog and research on all things procurement -- update their Almanac of providers in the procurements space. EcoVadis is honored to be selected as one of the "50 Providers to Watch in 2015".

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04.14.2015 - Events

Visit EcoVadis at ISM 2015 in Phoenix, AZ, May 3-6

EcoVadis is exhibiting at the Institute for Supply Management 2015 Annual Conference in Phoenix, Arizona, May 3-6.

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03.31.2015 - In the News

EcoVadis 2014 UNGC Communication on Progress is available

We are glad to announce the publication of the latest UNGC Communication on Progress. Download it here.

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03.26.2015 - Events

Free Webinar: 'Why Sustainability matters to you as a contract manager?'

 EcoVadis Co-President Pierre-François Thaler will be joining IACCM CEO Tim Cummins on a live webinar next Thursday, March 26. discussing 'Why Sustainability matters to you as a contract manager?'. You will learn:

- What are the emerging regulations and areas of focus for CSR in the Supply Chain?
- What is the business case for integrating CSR in Contract Management?
- How can you access to reliable environmental/social/corruption ratings of your global suppliers?
- What are the best practices of leading companies to integrate this new dimension in their procurement pratices?

Register here:

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03.04.2015 - Press Release

Major companies of the railway industry launch a new international procurement initiative to drive sustainability throughout the supply chain.

EcoVadis is proud to announce the launch of Railsponsible - the railway industry vertical initiative to drive sustainability throughout the supply chain. It is the third sector vertical initiative (after TfS for the chemical industry and E-Tasc in ICT) to select EcoVadis to drive sustainability in global supply chains.

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02.18.2015 - In the News

EcoVadis scores help the latest Eco Rating 2.0

 EcoVadis scores help the latest Eco Rating 2.0, used by Vodaphone and O2 to give consumers a better view of the sustainability when buying a mobile device.

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12.11.2014 - Events

EIPM Annual Conference

EcoVadis will be attending the EIPM Annual Conference in Geneva on December 11th.

We hope to meet you there.

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11.19.2014 - Events

Sustainable Supply Chain Summit – Europe

EcoVadis will be sponsoring the Sustainable Supply Chain Summit in London, November 19-20.

Benefit from an exclusive discount for the EcoVadis network.

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10.27.2014 - In the News

EcoVadis mentioned by the Wall Street Journal

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10.08.2014 - Events

EcoVadis at Commit! Forum in NYC

EcoVadis representatives will be attending the annual COMMIT!Forum in New York, October 8-9.

Click here for more information.

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10.01.2014 - Events

Meet us at EICC Responsible Electronics 2014

Come meet us at your stand at the EICC Responsible Electronics 2014 in Burlingame, CA.

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09.27.2014 - Press Release

Sustainability in the Supply Chain Protects the Image and Ensures Competitiveness

riskmethods and EcoVadis announce their partnership

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09.24.2014 - Events

EcoVadis wil be presenting at Procurement Leaders Next Decade Boston

EcoVadis wil be presenting at Procurement Leaders Next Decade 2014 in Boston, Massachussets.

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09.18.2014 - Events

Meet us at the 3rd Annual Responsible Procurement & Supplier Engagement Conference

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09.16.2014 - Events

EcoVadis at BSR Connect | Unlocking the Value of Sustainable Procurement

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09.08.2014 - Events

EcoVadis at the Convergences World Forum, Paris

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05.28.2014 - Press Release

New Guide Launches on Sustainability in Real Life

A new guide was published today on the business case for supply chain sustainability, a collaboration amongst the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition® (EICC®), the Global e-Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) and EcoVadis.

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05.20.2014 - Events

Ecovadis will be at the SPLC Annual Meeting in Washington DC, May 20-21

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04.30.2014 - Events

EcoVadis will be at the Responsible Supply Chains Conference at Stanford, April 30th

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04.10.2014 - Events

EcoVadis will be speaking at Ariba Live in Rome, 8-10 April

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04.01.2014 - Events

EcoVadis will be speaking at the 2014 AIAG Corporate Responsibility Summit (April 9-10)

EcoVadis co-founder and co-president Pierre-Francois Thaler will be speaking at the 2014 AIAG Corporate Responsibility Summit! This 2-day event takes place on April 9-10 in Novi, Michigan and is tailored to those working on sustainability and responsible supply chain management. Day 1 is dedicated to current issues, and Day 2 to emerging issues, with a wide array of corporate responsibility topics each morning.

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04.01.2014 - Press Release

Clariant joins ‘Together for Sustainability’ initiative

EcoVadis is glad to see Specialty chemicals firm Clariant joining Together for Sustainability, the chemical industry initiative aiming at improving sustainability practices within the chemical industry supply chains.

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02.17.2014 - In the News

EcoVadis co-founder appointed Strategic Advisory Committee of the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council

Pierre-Francois Thaler, EcoVadis co-founder, has been appointed Strategic Advisory Committee of the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council.

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02.14.2014 - In the News

EcoVadis will be sponsoring the 2014 AIAG Corporate Responsibility Summit (April 9-10)

EcoVadis will be sponsoring the 2014 AIAG Corporate Responsibility Summit. This 2-day event takes place on April 9-10 in Novi, Michigan and is tailored to those working on sustainability and responsible supply chain management. Day 1 is dedicated to current issues, and Day 2 to emerging issues, with a wide array of corporate responsibility topics each morning.

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01.06.2014 - Press Release

New collaboration between EcoVadis and BSR’s Clean Cargo Working Group to streamline environmental reporting in the Sea Freight supply chain

EcoVadis and BSR’s Clean Cargo Working Group (CCWG) announced today a partnership aiming at standardizing sustainability reporting requests for the Sea Freight supply chain.

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12.09.2013 - Press Release

The Sustainable Procurement Barometer reaches the 6th edition and celebrates its first 10 years.

The 6th edition of the Sustainable Procurement Barometer has been published, celebrating its first 10 years of existence.
Click here to download your copy of the report.

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11.07.2013 - Events

EcoVadis at BSR Conference2013 in San Francisco

EcoVadis will be taking part in the BSR Conference 2013 in San Francisco, on 7th and 8th November.

BSR Conference 2013 brings together more than 1,000 leaders in business and sustainability from around the world to share their expertise and knowledge.

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10.07.2013 - Events

EcoVadis at the 8th annual Sustainable Supply Chain Summit

EcoVadis will take part in the 8th annual Sustainable Supply Chain Summit on the 7th and 8th October 2013 in London, UK.

150 attendees and 25+ corporate top executives, sharing best practice and discussing the ways to address the biggest supply chain challenges in 2013.

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07.01.2013 - Press Release

Take part in the 6th Edition of the HEC/EcoVadis Sustainable Procurement Benchmark

In 2003, the HEC Paris School of Management published the 1st study on Sustainable Procurement and we have since made this topic a focus in our academic research.
In 2013, the focus of our research will be on “How to measure Sustainable Procurement benefits” in order to define and isolate exactly how sustainable procurement can bring tangible value to organisations.
Take part in the study and receive the final research report, allowing you to learn about best practices in your own industry.

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06.17.2013 - Press Release

GeSI partners with EcoVadis to launch a new online platform to drive sustainability in ICT industry supply chains

Brussels, June 17th, 2013
This week the European Commission released the Guidance for the Information and Communication Technologies (“ICT”) Sector on Implementing The UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. This is a paramount step in advancing Human Rights practices throughout the ICT industry. This Communication is the last of a series of initiatives and regulations launched in Europe and North America to tackle environmental, human rights and ethical issues in the supply chain.

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04.03.2013 - Press Release

EcoVadis publishes its 2013 UNGC Communication on Progress.

The United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) is a strategic CSR policy initiative for businesses EcoVadis joined in 2008. Since then we communicate every year on our progress assuring our commitment and compliance to the 10 principles.

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03.19.2013 - Press Release

Sustainable Purchasing and Supply Summit 2013 - London

EcoVadis is inviting you to participate to The Sustainable Purchasing and Supply Summit, on 17th of April 2013 in London – 150£ savings.

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02.06.2013 - Press Release

EcoVadis collaborates with ITC on the new Standards Map web platform

The International Trade Centre (ITC), a joint organization of the United Nations and World Trade Organization, has developed a new web platform called Standards Map that provides comprehensive and comparable information on sustainability standards and audit protocols, with the aim to strengthen the capacity of producers, exporters and buyers to participate in more sustainable production and trade. ITC collaborates with over 90 organizations that have developed standards systems, codes and reporting systems, among which systems is EcoVadis.

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10.29.2012 - In the News

EcoVadis and CDP Partner on Supply Chain Reporting

EcoVadis and the Carbon Disclosure Project have joined forces to make it easier for companies in the supply chains of large purchasing corporations to report their carbon and climate change information.

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10.23.2012 - Press Release

New partnership between EcoVadis and Carbon Disclosure Project to streamline reporting requests in the supply chain

EcoVadis and Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) today announced a partnership to offer an enhanced service to both EcoVadis and CDP Supply Chain customers, as well as to reduce the requests for companies in the supply chains of large purchasing corporations to report on how they are managing carbon.

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10.22.2012 - Events

EcoVadis at the 7th annual Sustainable Supply Chain Summit

EcoVadis will be speaking at the 7th annual Sustainable Supply Chain Summit on the 22nd and 23rd October 2012 in London, UK. We have negotiated a 15% discount for our customers: please indicate "ECO15" when registering!

The conference brings together more than 200 senior sustainability and procurement executives from large European brands to discuss proven best practice and innovative solution.

Click here to Register
Click here for more Informarion

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07.25.2012 - Press Release

EcoVadis’ Global Compact study shows Discrepancies on Business Ethics and Sustainable Procurement Performance

Paris, July 25, 2012. EcoVadis releases today an exclusive study, which assesses the CSR performance of more than 500 Global Compact participants.
Among the main findings, EcoVadis has uncovered that Global Compact participants are relatively less prepared to tackle issues related to the Global compact’s 10th Principle against Corruption. It also warns that a majority of them still do not live up to minimum requirements for a satisfactory sustainable supply chain management system.

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05.30.2012 - Events

EcoVadis participates in ARIBA LIVE 2012

EcoVadis will participate to the Ariba LIVE 2012 event in Barcelona, during the 29, 30 and 31 May 2012. This event offers opportunities for networking and knowledge-sharing between peers or/and prospects from the global business community, to find out the best ways to discover, connect, and collaborate.

Pierre-Francois Thaler, co-president and founder of EcoVadis, will address a keynote session with Luca Guzzabocca, director of procurement for Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena S.p.A. and Tim Minahan, chief marketing officer for Ariba.
Please, click here to know more.

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05.18.2012 - In the News

Supply Management website gives some insights of the Sustainable Purchasing & Supply Summit

Speaking at the Sustainable Purchasing & Supply Summit in London yesterday, Hannelore Scholten, global category manager at TNT, explained in response to the economic crash the company consolidated the number of suppliers of operational consumables, such as parcel packets, down to 13. By the time the consolidation process had finished, the firm had cut costs by 28 per cent on the category.

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04.04.2012 - In the News

Heineken boosts supply chain sustainability monitoring

Dutch brewer Heineken has launched a new monitoring system to enable it to monitor risks and sustainability within its global supply chain.

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04.04.2012 - Press Release

02/04/12 HEINEKEN Chooses EcoVadis to Launch New Suppliers Sustainability Ratings Platform

Amsterdam, April 2nd 2012. Today HEINEKEN and EcoVadis announced the launch of an innovative platform dedicated to assessment and improvement of sustainability in the supply chain of the brewing industry.

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03.27.2012 - Events

EcoVadis 2012 Comittee Conference - Feebdack and Video

The EcoVadis Client Committee 2012 was a great success, gathering more than 100 experts in the Sustainable Supply Chain coming from 10 countries. We got very positive feedbacks from all participants, who really appreciated the format, location, content and possibility to interact with their peers. A particular mention for the "Customers Roundtable" which received unanimous praise thanks to the great presentations from Renault, Johnson & Johnson, Shell, Société Générale and Dow Jones Sustainability Index.

Please find a 4mn video summary of the event here.


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03.15.2012 - In the News

Sustainably assess our suppliers : a testimoni from Thomas Gravis, Deputy Purchasing Director at Société Générale

The latest contribution to this process is the use of an independent and innovative electronic platform, ECOVADIS. This collaborative tool was designed by a young French SME whose expertise in this domain has become a reference in just a few years. The platform makes it possible to assess suppliers from a CSR perspective on the basis of recognised environmental, ethical and social criteria. This assessment is used when choosing a supplier, alongside other criteria such as price and quality. Depending on the results of the assessment, corrective plans for progress can be provided to the suppliers.

The original article can be found here.

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03.01.2012 - Events

EcoVadis engages with suppliers by offering training session - Tuesday, April 17, 2012

EcoVadis will be organizing a training session for companies currently using EcoVadis collaborative platform or wishing to be assessed on their CR performance.

The objective is to present the Ecovadis Suppliers’ CR Assessment methodology and explain to suppliers how to better understand their scorecard and make the most of its benefits within the company and externally, as a communication tool for clients and prospects.

These courses are also an opportunity for suppliers to exchange and share their CR related practices and experiences issues, with the support of EcoVadis CR specialists.

To register please click here.

The cost of this training is 400 €.

For further enquiries, please contact us on +33 1 82 28 88 88 or email:

The EcoVadis Team

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02.10.2012 - In the News

EcoVadis and Shanghai Bell in Chinese press

Alcatel Shanghai Bell Company, Ltd and The company Alcatel-Lucent has a very complete system for the suppliers in terms of corporate social responsibility management. Regarding the specific operation, Alcatel Shanghai Bell Company, Ltd assesses the suppliers by three methods for verification practice. One of these is to cooperate with a French professional Corporate Social Responsibility Company EcoVadis. EcoVadis evaluates the strategic suppliers CSR performance requested by Alcated-Lucent in accordance with the United Nations Global Compact and the Electronics Industry Code of Conduct.

The original article can be found here.

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02.09.2012 - Events

EcoVadis participates in Action Sustainability Annual Conference

EcoVadis will participate to the Action Sustainability Annual Conference taking place in London 9th February 2012 in Holborn, Central London. We have negotiated a special 10% discount for EcoVadis partners : quote reference WGU37929 when booking.

For more details click here.

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02.07.2012 - Events

EcoVadis Client Comittee

The EcoVadis Client Comittee will take place on Feb 7th 2012, in Maison de l'Amérique Latine in Paris. It will gather 100+ Sustainability and Purchasing executives from our leading European and US companies. This event is by invitation only.

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02.03.2012 - In the News

EcoVadis at Milano Sustainable Supply Chain conference

 On Feb 3rd 2012 EcoVadis was presenting during the Acquisti & Sostenibilita annual conference in Milano. Frederic Trinel, EcoVadis Co-founder is interviewed here, to present the new partnership between EcoVadis and Proserpina.

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01.26.2012 - In the News

The confessions of an accidental committee man

John Elkington shares the top ten lessons he has learnt from being on the inside of sustainability for 25 years

The original article can be found here.

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08.11.2011 - In the News

Sustainable Procurement: 5th Barometer HEC Paris – EcoVadis

The Barometer for Sustainable Procurement is conducted every two years since 2003 by HEC Paris and EcoVadis. It aims to formulate suggestions that will lead to change.

The original article can be found here.

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07.21.2011 - In the News

Renault to track key suppliers on CSR with IT tool

Car manufacturer Renault is developing a system to track the behaviour of its suppliers.

The IT-based tool will pull together all the data collected on vendors such as findings from sustainability audits, supplier’s self-evaluations and efforts to increase supplier engagement. Developed by EcoVadis, it enables Renault to evaluate and follow the environmental and social performance of its key suppliers in more than 100 countries.

The original article can be found here.

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07.19.2011 - Press Release

RENAULT chooses EcoVadis to manage the Sustainable Development performance of suppliers.

Today EcoVadis announced it has been selected by RENAULT to set up an innovative platform to assess the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) performance of the car manufacturer's suppliers.

On the 12th of May 2010, the purchasing directors of RENAULT and NISSAN have signed a CSR charter dedicated to suppliers. This charter defines the approach of the Alliance in terms of security and quality, human rights, environment, confidentiality and ethics, as well as defines what is required from suppliers regarding these subjects. This document has been presented on the 4th of June in Japan during a symposium gathering of 900 suppliers.

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04.28.2011 - Press Release

EcoVadis has been selected by Accor to measure the CSR performance of its suppliers.

EcoVadis announced it has been selected by Accor to assess its suppliers on social and environmental performance.

After completing a risk map and prioritization of purchasing categories regarding Sustainable Development, EcoVadis has been asked in 2010 to implement a pilot project deployed on 50 of Accor’s strategic suppliers. In 2011, the objective is to extend the evaluation process to the groups’ suppliers through the « EcoVadis RA » risk analysis tool and the « EcoVadis SP » supplier platform evaluation tool.

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03.23.2011 - Events

Meet EcoVadis at Procurement Leaders Forum (London)

EcoVadis will sponsor and exhibit during the Procurement Leaders Forum on 24th May 2011 in London, which will bring together the most forward-thinking global procurement executives who will share their experiences, benchmark and exchange their views on this key topic.
(more info here)

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03.23.2011 - Events

EcoVadis participates in Sustainable Supply Chain Summit (London)

Pierre-François THALER will be a speaker at Sustainable Purchasing & Supply Summit in London on 31st March 2011, a major industry forum addressing the need to balance multiple environmental, social, ethical & economic factors in the supply chain.
(more info about SPSS here)

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03.23.2011 - In the News

"The Guardian" : Making sustainable supply chains

An article from John Elkington - executive chairman of Volans and co-founder of SustainAbility, and member of the advisory board of EcoVadis - on how “Supply chains can prove to be the weak spot for big brand companies like Apple but developing sustainable procurement practices can improve the process. “ link to the article

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12.30.2010 - In the News

SpendMatters: Quantifying the Cost of Supply Chain Disruptions Due to Sustainability Issues/Violations

An article by Jason Busch on the study conducted by Ecovadis, Insead and PWC that provides a quantitative analysis of value drivers associated with sustainable procurement.
Link to the article

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11.17.2010 - Press Release

EcoVadis named recipient of the 2010 Green Supply Chain Awards released by leading US magazine "Supply & Demand Chain Executive"

EcoVadis, the leading collaborative platform for suppliers Sustainability rating, has been awarded as one of this year’s recipients of the coveted Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine 2010 Green Supply Chain Awards.

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07.28.2010 - In the News

"Sourcing Innovation" - Ecovadis: Ecovating the Globe

The famous Supply Chain Analyst Michel Lamoureux is covering EcoVadis on its "Sourcing Innovation" blog, highlighting progress made by the solution since 2008.

"The real value in EcoVadis solution to procurement is in the massive cost savings it enables (...). With the centralized Sustainability marketplace Ecovadis provides, suppliers only have to answer a question once, they only have to suffer a time-consuming and costly audit once, and they get a scorecard which not only rates their performance, but benchmarks them against their peers and identifies areas for improvement. Buyers get up-to-date reliable data and actionable scorecards which they can use to leverage suppliers and make better decisions. Everyone wins"

Link to the article

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07.22.2010 - Press Release

3 Major Telecom Operators select the EcoVadis Sustainable Supply Management solution

Paris, July 22th 2010

Today EcoVadis announced it has been selected by 3 major Telecom operators as part of a project led by the French Telecom Federation (Fédération Française des Télécoms). The EcoVadis solution will now be used by Bouygues Telecom, France Telecom-Orange and SFR to assess CSR performance (Corporate Social Responsibility) among their suppliers worldwide.

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07.05.2010 - Press Release

INSEAD - Sustainable practices: engaging consumers and suppliers

"With companies increasingly being held accountable for the environmental and social practices of their supply chain, how then do they go about engaging consumers and suppliers in their supply chain?"

INSEAD Knowledge interviewed CCE Europe's Communications Director, Shanna Wendt and EcoVadis Managing Director, Pierre-Francois Thaler to deepen on this issue.

See here for more information.

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05.25.2010 - Events

EcoVadis sponsors Sustainable Supply Chain Summit (London)

 EcoVadis will sponsor and exhibit during the 8th LCA Sustainable Supply Chain Summit held in London on May 25-26th 2010.
Learn how Retailers & Consumer Product Companies Are Prioritizing LCA & Supply Chain Sustainability Initiatives.
Alcatel-Lucent among others will present their Sustainable Procurement program, and the sustainable supply management program developed with EcoVadis.
(More info here)

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04.27.2010 - Press Release

"IBM announcement will fuel the growth of content providers like EcoVadis"

Last week, IBM announced a new CSR policy that mirrors some of the multi-tier supplier diversity strategies that have been around for over a decade. The main concept appears to be aimed at forcing suppliers to get serious about CSR policies. According to the announcement, "IBM's 'first-tier' suppliers -- those firms with which IBM holds a direct commercial relationship -- will now be required to establish and follow a management system to address their corporate and environmental responsibilities."

Link to the article.


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03.17.2010 - Events

EcoVadis participates in Business & Society forum

The 4th CSR Forum of Business & Society is dedicated entirely to "mainstreaming". Mainstreaming CSR is about turning the CSR principles into a mainstream movement at all levels of a company or organization.

H.R.H. Prince Filip, EU president Herman Van Rompuy, Didier Bellens, CEO, Belgacom, and Vittorio Colao, CEO, Vodafone are part of the Keynote speakers.

EcoVadis will participate in a panel session on Sustainable Supply Chain (event website)

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03.05.2010 - Events

EcoVadis selected in the Big 5 competition organized by GRI and ING

EcoVadis has been selected by ING and GRI as one of the companies invited to participate in the Amsterdam Global Conference on Sustainability and Transparency.  We will be glad to meet you in Amsterdam on May 26th-28th.

The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and 2010 Conference sponsor ING today have organized “The Big Five Competition” in which they invited small and medium enterprises (SMEs) from around the world to compete for one of up to five booths worth €13,000 at this year’s Conference Market Place.

With this competition GRI and ING aimed to enhance the profile of small and medium sized sustainable organizations and provide them opportunities to present themselves at the GRI Global Conference on Sustainability and Transparency, the world’s largest gathering of sustainability reporting and transparency experts. The previous two conferences – held bi-ennially – were attended by over 1,000 participants.

All organizations with a turnover of less than €50 million in 2008-2009, with 50 or fewer employees, and with a sustainability-related product or service are welcome to apply via the Conference website. A panel consisting of GRI and ING representatives have reviewed the applications and selected up to five organizations to receive a free Market Place booth and Conference registrations.

“Small, cutting edge organizations all over the world are already playing a key role in the transformation to a more sustainable economy. Given that this year’s conference theme is ‘Rethink. Rebuild. Report.’ it is only fitting that they should be represented at the Market Place, and we look forward to receiving their applications,” said Simon Hale, GRI Conference Director.

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02.04.2010 - Press Release

EcoVadis awarded the "ITech-Economy Leader" award

EcoVadis, the leader in Sustainable Supply Management solutions was awarded the 2009 "ITech-Economy leader award. This prize is awarded every year by IE-Club and its partners UBIFRANCE & AFIC, to the french company with the best potential for international business development.

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02.03.2010 - In the News

EcoVadis selected in TechCrunch Europe 100 Index

EcoVadis became today the 1st CSR/Sustainability solution provider to join the TechCrunch Europe index :

TechCrunch Europe Top 100 is a regularly updated Index of the most innovative and highest-potential European tech companies. The Index is focused on mobile and web companies, although Cleantech and gadget companies will have a presence on the list, which covers the EMEA region.

The index has been created in association with startup tracker YouNoodle Scores. The scores and rankings are based on a sophisticated algorithm using information pulled in from thousands of online sources about early-to-mid stage companies: traffic, mainstream media, funding information sources, the blogosphere, and other key factors. See here for more information.

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01.29.2010 - In the News

EcoVadis interview in Canada Public Sector Purchasing Magazine

 Summit Magazine interview of P-F Thaler on trends in Green Purchasing, and the EcoVadis SP Supplier CSR management platform.  (article here)

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09.14.2009 - Press Release

EcoVadis supports the Copenhaguen Communiqué

 EcoVadis has signed the the Copenhagen Communiqué on Climate Change which is aiming to become the definitive statement from the business community ahead of the Conference of the Parties 15 (COP15) in Copenhagen in December.

It is a short, punchy statement, synthesising some of the key thinking that has come from business over the last 2 years. With it, we hope to create the political space for progress on an agreement where it currently may be lacking in the international negotiations . More info here.

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08.20.2009 - In the News

Supply - Sustainable procurement investment 'critical'

By Allie Anderson
Sustainable procurement is considered "important" or "critical" by 90 per cent of buyers, according to a survey published yesterday.

Over 80 per cent of procurement directors invested in sustainable purchasing initiatives in 2008, with 35 per cent reporting they intend to spend more on such programmes, despite the global recession.

The Sustainable Procurement Benchmark Report, released by education body HEC Paris and sustainable procurement experts EcoVadis, questioned procurement executives at 95 of Europe's largest companies about their corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability practices.

Complete article here.

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08.18.2009 - Press Release

Sustainable Procurement: Still a Priority for European Firms

Leading purchasing organizations across Continent continue to invest in Sustainable Programs despite down economy according to the 2009 edition of the HEC School of Management - EcoVadis "Sustainable Procurement" benchmark study

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07.08.2009 - In the News

VentureBeat - Ecovadis helps businesses green their supply chains

Startup Ecovadis provides companies with a software platform that lets them weigh the environmental and humanitarian impacts of their supply chains — even those that circle the globe. Essentially, it scores suppliers based on sustainability and social responsibility criteria, helping their clients make more informed decisions, the company says.  VentureBeat article.

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04.21.2009 - Events

Meet us at the Green Supply Chain Summit

For the second year, EcoVadis will participate in the Green Supply Chain Summit in London. EcoVadis customers will be presenting their Sustainable Supply Management programme and EcoVadis will have a booth in the conference.
This should be a great event to nework and meet leading Sustainable Procurement practicionners from companies such as Alcan, Airbus, Danone, GSK, Ikea.

EcoVadis has negotiated a special rate for you..please contact us (marketing(at)ecovadis(dot)com) if you want to benefit from it.

For more details click here.

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04.10.2009 - In the News

EcoVadis on TV Globo News Brazil

John Elkington, CEO of Volans and founder of Sustainability, speaks about EcoVadis. Followed by interviews of Pierre-François Thaler, EcoVadis and José Mattias, Chief Procurement Officer of Rhodia.

John Elkington - EcoVadis - Rhodia from pierrov on Vimeo.

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12.11.2008 - Events

EIPM Responsible Purchasing Conference

On Dec 11th & 12th, EIPM will organise its annual conference on "Responsible Purchasing: Beyond Cost to Value Creation". The conference will gather senior procurement executives in Archamps (French Geneva Border).

EcoVadis will organise a joint presentation with AXA on "New KPI’s for Suppliers Relationship Management”

For more info go to

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11.25.2008 - Events

Sustainable Procurement Roundtable (J3D)

 EcoVadis will sponsor the "Sustainable Procurement roundtable" during "J3D Paris" on November 25th 2008. The Sustainable Procurement Managers of SNCF and ALSTOM will participate. More info on

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10.20.2008 - In the News

Le Monde: Time to Tackle Subprime Supply Chains

A link between the credit crisis and Chinese toxic milk potentially affects us all.

This article written by John Elkington, Pierre-Francois Thaler and Sylvain Guyoton was originally published in Le Monde.

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09.17.2008 - In the News

EcoVadis interview in Efficient Purchasing Magazine

Be good and save money!

In the September 2008 edition of Efficient Purchasing, Giovanni Bettini takes a deep look at the challenges of implementing Sustainable Purchasing and interviews Pierre-Francois Thaler, co-founder of EcoVadis.

Access the entire article here.

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02.18.2008 - In the News

Spend Matters : A Long Overdue Introduction to Ecovadis

The well know Spend Management blogger and analyst, Jason Bush, covers EcoVadis in a recent article. The original article is found here.

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02.14.2008 - Press Release

EcoVadis partners with PricewaterhouseCoopers

EcoVadis partners with PricewaterhouseCooppers to launch integrated set of solutions for Sustainable Supply Management.

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01.21.2008 - In the News

Traceability: a new perspective for business

Product recalls in China and elsewhere have forced the issue of supply chain management into the spotlight, write John Elkington & Jodie Thorpe, including interview of EcoVadis, Pierre-Francois Thaler.
The article is also available on the China Dialogue website here.

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11.30.2007 - Press Release

Sylvain Guyoton becomes EcoVadis' Vice President Services

Sylvain Guyoton will be responsible for developing the methodology and in charge of the Analyzis Department. He was previously Head of research operations at VIGEO, the European leading supplier of extra-financial analysis and Social Responsibility audits.

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11.11.2007 - Press Release

Sustainable Development is a priority for 80% of Purchasing Executives

After identifying the challenges in 2005, HEC now presents, with Ariba and EcoVadis, a study analyzing the Responsible Purchasing practices of 100 of the largest European companies, stressing the need for clear performance tools and indicators.

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10.10.2007 - Press Release

EcoVadis closes a first financing round of 1MEUR

EcoVadis, a pioneer in Sustainable Supply Management solutions, announced it has closed a preferred round of funding of 1M EUR with a group of private investors, specialized in Supply Chain, CSR and Outsourcing services.

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