16 March 2018

Top Six Reasons to Attend Sustain 2018

There is no question about that — it is hard to take time away from work. So any event you attend has to be really worthwhile to justify a day or two out of the office. This is exactly what Sustain is – we have created the conference with you in mind and here are top five reasons why it is worth your time to attend.

Chronic Risks for Electronics: Human Rights and Forced Labor

The electronics industry faces major human rights and labor risks and must take steps to eradicate modern slavery in its supply chain. Learn how.

9 March 2018

Stanford Study: Only Half of Companies Engage in Supply Chain Sustainability

New research from Stanford asserts global supply chains have plateaued when it comes to sustainability success.

Sustain 2018: Now Is the Time to Transform Your Business

Exactly 20 months and 20 days before 2020, see why sustainability and procurement professionals believe we need to act with urgency and seize the advantages of a sustainable supply chain.

Electronics Industry: Top 3 Steps to Keep in Mind When Implementing a Sustainable Procurement Program

Electronics buyers must leverage supplier partnerships and work with these networks for sustainable advancement. Learn more in our article.

28 February 2018

When Supplier Data Collection Is Not Enough: The Value of an Expert Sustainability Assessment and Rating

Businesses that apply sustainable practices reduce supply chain costs by 9-16 percent and increase brand value by 5-20 percent. Discover how to take advantage of these upside opportunities.

EcoVadis Scientific Committee Reviews Sustainability Milestones, Outlooks and Challenges

Climate change, Sustainable Development Goals and blockchain were just some of the hot topics discussed in the latest EcoVadis Scientific Committee meeting to ensure our assessment is as reliable and relevant as possible.

NGO 2.0: How Basic Technology Helps Increase Transparency in the Global Supply Chain

With new technology used to overcome difficulties, NGOs can do even more to help companies understand what is really going on at their suppliers  –  and shape the future of sustainable procurement in a much safer way.

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.