Verité is a global, independent, non-profit organization that conducts research, advocacy, consulting, trainings, and assessments with a vision that people worldwide work under safe, fair, and legal conditions.
Since 1995, Verité has partnered with hundreds of multinational brands, suppliers, and international institutions in more than 70 countries across multiple sectors to improve working conditions and social performance within global supply chains.
Through independent regional offices, Verité China and Verité Southeast Asia, and long-term network partners, Verité gathers information globally about labor practices and make this analysis available to brands, suppliers, and investors; as well as governments, NGOs, and trade unions.
Through the EcoVadis partnership, Verite brings training and consulting services to local and multinational companies in greater China, helping to optimize EcoVadis questionnaire responses and ultimately improve social/labor, ethics, and environmental performance.
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Founded in January 1996, BrownFlynn is a leading corporate sustainability and governance consulting firm. The Firm advises Fortune 500 and privately-held companies to drive value creation by focusing on and managing their greatest impacts by understanding their landscape, setting their direction, telling their story, and engaging their stakeholders.
Through the EcoVadis partnership, BrownFlynn brings training and consulting services to North American companies to optimize their response to the EcoVadis evaluation, and to improve their sustainability performance and practices.
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DFGE – Institute for Energy, Ecology and Economy – was founded in 1999 as spin-off of the Technical University of Munich and offers complete consulting, software and audit solutions in the field of CSR. DFGE partners with internationally-recognized reporting frameworks to better support companies in their sustainability management and reporting, including EcoVadis. DFGE’s approach of Sustainability Intelligence aims at linking these various standards and requests so that companies can focus on their sustainability management while DFGE focuses on the reporting. DFGE and EcoVadis are partners since January 2016. According to the partnership agreement, DFGE offers training on EcoVadis principles and response checks of questionnaires for the German-speaking region. DFGE also provides its own products and services linked to EcoVadis, including a full CSR improvement strategy and support while answering the questionnaire.
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More than 100 consultants dedicated entirely to sustainable development work within EY’s French Sustainable Performance & Transformation team, which was created in 1994. Our multidisciplinary team of consultants have experience in technical engineering, economics, finance, marketing, law and communications and have work experience in private companies, public institutions and NGOs. Our consultants provide assistance to companies and public organizations on a short- and long-term basis. More than 500 clients of all sizes and sectors – including half of SBF-120 listed companies – trust our work. EcoVadis chose EY as a partner to help EcoVadis users in completing the questionnaire and improve their score by developing and implementing a CSR policy.
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Tradeshift is a supplier collaboration platform that connects buyers, suppliers, and all their processes in one place. We simplify business relationships with solutions for AP automation, procurement, supplier management and working capital.
POOL4TOOL is the market leader for electronic process optimization in direct procurement with over 240 clients and offices in Europe, America and Asia. The world’s only All-in-One Supply Collaboration platform combines all processes of product development with strategic purchasing (Sourcing), supplier management (SRM), indirect procurement (Procurement), supply chain management (SCM) and quality management using a workflow-based solution. POOL4TOOL offers best practices from successful projects with world leaders in the automotive, machine and plant engineering, production and medical industries, as well as a unique network of over 200,000 connected companies.
CDP is an international, not-for-profit organization providing the only global system for companies and cities to measure, disclose, manage and share vital environmental information.
We work with market forces to motivate companies to disclose their impacts on the environment and natural resources and take action to reduce them. CDP now holds the largest collection globally of primary climate change, water and forest-risk information and puts these insights at the heart of strategic business, investment and policy decisions.
SynerTrade, the European Leading Provider of Purchasing Software and Consulting, provides solutions and expertise that fully empower purchasing.With 235 Customers, SynerTrade has in-depth knowledge of purchasing issues in numerous industries. SynerTrade has a broad international presence with a 115-person team based in France, Germany, Romania, the United States, Brazil, Sweden, Denmark and China.
State of Flux is a global procurement and supply chain consultancy specialising in supplier management, contract lifecycle management, and category management and strategic sourcing. As well as consulting, we offer training and supplier management software, Statess.
Statess helps you manage your suppliers, contracts and categories to reduce risk and cost, drive innovation, improve performance, and build relationships with your suppliers and business partners. It ensures you achieve a clear line of sight across your suppliers’ contracts, performance and relationships.
Use Statess to connect and collaborate with your suppliers, to drive productivity across your enterprise and create mutual value.
riskmethods provides companies with a comprehensive supply chain risk management solution for proactive monitoring and assessment of risks in the supply chain. An early warning system for potential risk ensures that proactive steps can be taken to avoid supply interruption, enforce compliance and protect the corporate image. The SaaS solution “Supply Risk Network”, which was developed in Germany, combines state-of-the-art technology with cutting-edge provision of risk intelligence, to establish a leading standard in supply chain risk management.
Proserpina Business Service is the Italian leading consultancy firm supporting organizations to design and develop Sustainability project in Purchasing and along their end-to-end Supply Chain and to improve their business performance by innovating Company risks, processes, products, business model and network. Proserpina Business Service is the partner for EcoVadis in Italy and enhances the value of the EcoVadis solution through deploying useful steps to deliver fast and real business results.
Ecovadis, was the first “Eco-Innovation” company selected by Microsoft to integrate IDEES: The purpose of this program is to provide selected innovative technology start-ups support in technology, marketing and sales development, in France and internationally.
Since 2000, Ivalua has succeeded in making Buyer a benchmark solution in the Spend Management market. With average annual revenue growth of over 100%, Ivalua has been able to garner the trust and loyalty of numerous European key account customers who are leaders on their own markets, either in industry or in the service sector. Ivalua’s solutions are both very simple to use and easy to adapt to each business. This means they can be fully administrated by a functional manager and deployed with much tighter lead times and budgets than traditional applications.
With more than 500 members covering more than 55 countries and 50 industries, EFQM provide a unique platform for organisations to learn from each other and improve performance. EFQM is the custodian of the EFQM Excellence Model, a business model which is helping over 30 000 organisations around the globe to strive for Sustainable Excellence.
EcoVadis obtained the EFQM “Committed to Excellence” recognition in October 2011.
BravoSolution is a leading international provider of Supply Management solutions, delivered through software, professional services and category expertise. The company’s mission is to generate value by supporting its clients in the improvement of procurement performance and processes.
The United Nations Global Compact is a United Nations initiative to encourage businesses to adopt sustainable and socially responsible policies, and to report on their implementation. The UN Global Compact is a principle-based framework for businesses, stating ten principles in the areas of human rights, labour, the environment and anti-corruption. EcoVadis has been a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact since 2008, and we
continue to align our operations and strategies with its ten principles.
BSR is a global nonprofit organization that works with its network of more than 250 member companies to build a just and sustainable world. From its offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR develops sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration.
The Global Reporting Initiative is a standard CSR reporting format, used by more than 1000 companies in the world. GRI was created in 1997 to help companies report on the environmental, social and economic impacts of their activity. EcoVadis is a GRI “Organisational Stakeholder” and use GRI indicators as a core element of its methodology.
The Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council is a leadership community made up of and funded by member organizations of all sizes and types, including businesses, governments, higher education institutions and non-profits, whose mission is to support and recognize purchasing leadership that accelerates the transition to a prosperous and sustainable future.