Ethical responsibilities

Council writes Living Wage requirement into contracts
CIPS Foundation is supporting Womanity, with supply chains playing a vital role ©Womanity.org
Good supply chains save lives
Chimpanzees in Ghana are tempted away from cocoa plants with fruit trees offering tasty (and less costly) alternatives ©Wrangel/123RF
Case study: Divine Chocolate protects its crops
What ethics has taught me about procurement practices
Walk Free initiative has collected global data on progress towards eradicating modern slavery
'Disgracefully marginal action' on Global Slavery Index
Consumers more likely to buy from firms with supply chain visibility
Gousto recipe boxes are now calculated to be the correct size for every delivery
Case study: Gousto – moving into a cardboard future
The Zambian claimants allege their water has been polluted ©John Vidal/Observer/eyevine
Law: Rulings brings supplier case to UK courts
Sustainability standards are needed on a wider scale
Target introduced a reduction of all greenhouse gas emissions by 30% below 2017 levels by 2030. © Gilbertson Photography/Target
Target aims to cut carbon footprint by 30% by 2030
More sustainable cotton products will be released in the coming year, including homeware, said Primark. © Getty Images/iStockphoto
Primark launches jeans with 100% sustainable cotton
Apple’s Zero Waste programme has helped suppliers recycle or reuse 1m tonnes of rubbish in three years. © Sascha Schuermann/Getty Images
Apple reaches landfill landmark