July 18th, 2014
Sedex Tackles Sensitive Issues Raised at Audit with New Guidance
This newest addition to the SMETA Suite has been produced by current members of the Associate Auditors Group (AAG) in response to calls from Sedex members for guidance around ‘good practice’ in auditing sensitive issues when using the Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA).
July 14th, 2014
Buyer case study: Morrisons uses Sedex to integrate ethical trading into its own-brand global supply chain
In line with industry best practice, the company is using the Sedex system to centralise supplier data and ensure that it has greater transparency and global coverage within its own brand supply chain.
July 11th, 2014
Sustainable sourcing of agricultural raw materials: master class announced
2013 marked the launch of the world’s first practitioner’s guide to sustainable sourcing of agricultural raw materials. A master class is planned to discuss the guide and advise on its implementation, taking place in Switzerland on November 6-7 2014.
July 7th, 2014
Supplier case study: Sedex membership helps Ningbo Sureway Bags more than double its turnover in just three years
China-based Ningbo Sureway Bags has seen multiple benefits from their Sedex membership, including increased turnover and improved worker relations.
July 4th, 2014
How Sedex is incorporating revisions to the ETI Base Code working hours clause
The ETI has recently revised and clarified a clause in its code of labour practice to help companies and suppliers better understand and uphold laws and international standards on working hours. Find out how Sedex is incorporating the revisions into the Sedex system and SMETA.
June 13th, 2014
Sedex and the UNGC U.S. Network collaborate for webinars
Sedex Global and The UN Global Compact U.S. Network (U.S. Network) are pleased to announce that they will be collaborating to present two webinars on ethical sourcing in September and November 2014. The first webinar, to be held on Wednesday, October 1 at 3:00 pm EST.
June 9th, 2014
Infographic: A Supplier’s Guide to Sedex
Our newest infographic – A Supplier’s Guide to Sedex – covers what Sedex is, the benefits of membership and the steps suppliers should take to sign up.
May 27th, 2014
Infographic: an introduction to Sedex for buyers
Feast your eyes on our latest infographic – an introduction to Sedex - primarily intended for A and AB members.
May 22nd, 2014
Coca-Cola HBC partners with Sedex to further enhance its responsible supply chain
Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company (Coca-Cola HBC), one of the largest bottlers and vendors of The Coca-Cola Company’s products in the world, has partnered with Sedex, global experts on collaboration for responsible sourcing, to share and manage data within its supply chain.
May 12th, 2014
Sedex Global partners with World Bank Institute to develop Open Supply Chain Platform
PRESS RELEASE: Responsible supply chain specialists Sedex Global announces a partnership with the World Bank Institute to develop Open Supply Chain Platform – a new initiative to address global gaps in the availability and visibility of responsible supply chain data. The Open Supply Chain Platform will help companies better understand their performance, increase sustainability and […]
April 30th, 2014
Sedex Conference 2014 – The Infographic
A look back at Sedex Global Responsible Sourcing Conference & AGM 2014 in infographic form…
April 11th, 2014
Sedex celebrates 10 years of action on responsible sourcing
Over the 9th & 10th of April 2014, Sedex celebrated ten years of action with our Global Responsible Sourcing Conference and Global Auditing Conference.