Common areas include fair-trade, ethical trading and sourcing, social accountability and auditing, CSR and reputation assurance and much more...
Rhana Plaza, the plastic waste problem, conflict minerals and modern slavery are global problems where procurement can have a huge impact
As guardians of the supply chain it's procurement's duty to ensure that the correct procedures and processes are adhered to within their organisations
Over 55% said they would be put off buying from a brand associated with pollution in its manufacturing. Do you want this to be your company?
Many organisations are maximising their great work to attract new customers as a commercial differentiator.
A wealth of guidance can be found on CIPS Knowledge together with a number of relevant courses to ensure you and your team are up to date