Public spending is an immense responsibility. But it also presents an unparalleled opportunity to promote responsible purchasing, showcase accountability and reduce costs. Check out our handbook, which synthesizes our experience with the world’s largest organizations to illustrate how sustainable procurement principles can be incorporated into the public sector.
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A Comparison of CSR Performance of the UN Global Compact Signatories vs Non-Signatories
Study finds that organizations that have committed to the UNGC’s ten principles perform significantly bette...
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Creating Sustainable Value: How to Avoid a “Compliance Trap”
66% of organizations cite regulatory compliance as a critically important aspect of their sustainable procurement programs. Just 27 percent said the same in 2017. Insights from the 2019 Barometer
Groupe PSA Elevates Industry Sustainability Standards: A Case Study
Groupe PSA partnered with EcoVadis to carry out a due diligence process to mitigate sustainability risk, prevent supply chain disruptions and avoid any harm to the brand.
EcoVadis Ratings Solution Overview
Learn about the EcoVadis Ratings solution and benefits in this quick video explainer for both assessment requestors and assessed companies.
2019 Sustainable Procurement Barometer Infographic
Insights into procurement priorities reveal sustainability awareness is growing, but also shows a risky compliance trap for many organizations.
Making Supply Chains More Transparent as a Way to Make the Global Economy More Sustainable
By taking social and environmental data into consideration all along the supply chain, a consumer will eventually become a citizen-consumer, conscious of his/her act. 2019 Barometer study analysis.
How Sustainable Procurement is Evolving: Trends From the 2019 Barometer Study
The 2019 Sustainable Procurement Barometer reveals sustainability awareness is growing, but also shows a risky compliance trap for many organizations.
2019 Sustainable Procurement Barometer: Sustainable Supply Chain Awareness Grows, ‘Compliance Trap’ Hinders Progress and Business Impact
Biennial study from EcoVadis and NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business reveals global sustainable procurement trends and progress.
2019 Sustainable Procurement Barometer: From Compliance to Performance
See insights into how sustainability is evolving in procurement priorities, and the tools and processes being used to drive tangible improvements and business results.
Making the Case for Investment in your Company’s Sustainable Procurement Program
Webinar with SPLC, EcoVadis and Sodexo. Insights from eight companies in a range of industries and sizes on how they’ve made the case for investment in their company’s sustainable purchasing program.
Realising Value and Effecting Change in Sustainable Procurement: Webinar with Nestle and Procurement Leaders
For many companies, the drivers for investing in sustainable procurement were centred on compliance and risk. Demonstrating the benefits of procurement's leading role in this area is essential.
From Materials to Practices: Sustainable Purchasing Groundswell At The SPLC Summit 2019
Portland has a reputation as a sort of sustainability mecca, so it was certainly an apt site for the SPLC’s annual Summit. Now in our sixth year supporting the SPLC, it did not disappoint: This...
How Ethical is Your Supply Chain?
The UN estimates that corruption costs the world $3.6tn a year. Many companies do not have the systems and procedures in place to protect their bottom line or their reputation.
Incremental Steps to Exponential Change
When it comes to sustainability, much of the media attention today is around consumer-facing issues. Banning plastic straws, reducing the use of disposable bags – these are hot topics that society...
Golden Results in the Supply Chain
“Being rated gold proves that all our efforts have been worthwhile. We’ll strive to retain this level and continue to be rated Gold Advanced by EcoVadis” Gael Gonzalez, LPR, Quality & CSR Manager EU
Auto Manufacturers, Supply Chain Sustainability and Conflict Minerals
“If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” – African proverb. A critical issue for the automobile manufacturing industry, especially for those with SEC financial...
Addressing CSR and Sustainability Goals Through Improved Indirect Spend Management | Spend Matters Analysis
Indirect procurement can actually contain CSR risks just as harmful as those found in direct materials spend.
Sustainable Procurement Solution Brochure
Within today’s complex and global supply chains, you are responsible for the actions you and your suppliers take.
The Unseen Sustainability Risk: Indirect Spend
While most procurement leaders focus their risk and CSR monitoring efforts on direct spend categories where their expertise, control and visibility are higher, indirect spend is a growing risk.
Procurement Software Integration Brochure