May 14th, 2015
Case study: How The Sourcing Team use SMETA to drive supply chain sustainability
Sharon Childs – Finance Director and Head of Sustainability at The Sourcing Team – describes how the company uses Sedex and SMETA (Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit) to ensure its supply chain is compliant, ethical and sustainable.
May 1st, 2015
ETI launches new briefing on living wages
The Ethical Trading Initiatives in the UK, Denmark and Norway have teamed up to publish a new briefing on living wages in supply chains. ‘Living wages in global supply chains: a new agenda for business’ was launched in London this week, to an audience of businesses, NGOs, trade unions and stakeholders.
April 16th, 2015
JAL flies the flag for responsible sourcing
Sedex is delighted to welcome JAL to its global membership. JAL is the first airline in Asia to join Sedex to further its responsible procurement strategy.
April 14th, 2015
The Sedex 2015 Conferences Infographic
Summing up all the highlights from the two Sedex Conferences this March, this new infographic is a feast for the eyes.
April 13th, 2015
New Sedex member board directors elected at AGM
Aisha Aswani, The Co-operative Group, is elected as a new A member director and Mohammad Aktaruzzaman, DIRD Composite Textiles Limited, is elected as a new B member director, while Annette Hansen, DuPont Nutrition & Health business, is re-elected as an AB member director.
March 31st, 2015
Sedex welcomes over 1000 delegates to London’s Westminster for two agenda-setting conferences
24 – 25 March saw a combined audience in excess of 1000 brands, NGOs, retailers and suppliers flock to London for two industry-leading Sedex Conferences.
March 23rd, 2015
ILO and Sedex Partner to Promote Social Compliance in Egypt
ILO Adopts Sedex Workbook to Train Selected Egyptian Suppliers on Global Buyer Requirements Sedex Head of Stakeholder Relations, Jo Webb, announced that Sedex’s cooperation with the United Nations’ International Labour Organization (ILO), towards promoting social compliance and productivity in Egyptian industries, has entered a new successful phase as the ILO provided its second round of training […]
March 20th, 2015
New Study: Building awareness of environmental regulation is key to tackling water-related supply chain risk
A brief released today by Sedex Global and World Wildlife Fund finds that the majority of environmental non-compliances in global supply chains originate from a lack of understanding of relevant laws and regulations, despite the fact that the majority of self-assessors believe they meet all relevant requirements.
March 18th, 2015
One week until the Sedex Global Responsible Sourcing Conference 2015
Just one week to go until the Sedex Global Responsible Sourcing Conference 2015. Sedex Memeber tickets are now sold out, sign up for a free live-streaming.
March 6th, 2015
Sedex AGM: voting now open for Member Director Elections 2015
Voting is now open for Sedex Board Member Directors. Find out more about each candidate and why they want to be a Sedex Member Director. The closing date for online voting is Friday 20th March
February 25th, 2015
Case study: How Sedex is helping Bacardi to manage its responsible sourcing programme
In this case study David Howson, Global Sustainability Director at Bacardi, explains how Sedex plays an important part in sustainable supply chain management at Bacardi.
February 11th, 2015
Caux Round Table Japan & Sedex Global partner to boost responsible sourcing in Japan
Sedex and Caux Round Table Japan (CRT Japan), the Japanese arm of an international network of principled business leaders working to promote a moral capitalism, announce that CRT Japan is appointed the Sedex Global Representative in Japan.
November 24th, 2015
The impacts of climate change on humanity, supply chains, and what companies can do about it
This webinar seeks to raise awareness and enhance understanding of the relationship between climate change and human rights, and to suggest actions and identify best practices that address the adverse effects of climate change on human rights in global supply chains.
September 15th, 2015
Harnessing supply chain data for innovation and sustainable change
In an increasingly technological world, the importance of data has become a key component of most organisations’ operations. At this event, hear from experts on how they are using data for sustainable value chains.
June 29th, 2015
The Measurement and Valuation of Corporate Sustainability
This two-day forum will bring together large companies, big investors and leading research experts to meet to debate how to measure and value corporate sustainability in practice.
June 1st, 2015
Sustainable Brands San Diego
EXTERNAL EVENT Brand, sustainability & design leaders find inspiration, tools and partnerships to drive business success and positive impact at this four day event where Sedex will be speaking. Date: 1 – 4 June, 2015 Location: Paradise Point Resort & Spa, San Diego, U.S.
Facts and figures
Key Sedex facts
- 38,000+ members
- 30+ industry sectors
- 150+ countries
Sedex members by industry sectors
Sedex members represent a broad spectrum of industry sectors. For more information, please click on the pie chart.