September 4th, 2014
Latest Sedex briefing highlights sustainability supply chain mega trends
This new Sedex briefing explores some of the global trends and development drivers set to affect the future of supply chains, combining case studies and research from around the world along with contributions from global experts and thought leaders.
September 1st, 2014
Vote for Sedex in the Living Wage Innovation Challenge 2014
We are delighted to announce that Sedex has been shortlisted for the Living Wage Innovation Challenge at the Innovating Justice Awards 2014, designed to encourage innovations in the justice sector.
August 26th, 2014
Lion partners with Sedex to strengthen ethical sourcing standards
Food and beverage manufacturer Lion is set to further enhance its ethical supply chain management thanks to a new partnership with Sedex.
August 7th, 2014
Supplier Case Study: India’s Euro Fruits uses Sedex to learn and develop its business
Bharat Thosar, Director of Euro Fruits, talks about the benefits that Sedex membership brings to his company
July 28th, 2014
Tackling forced labour in supply chains: “Stronger Together” Workshops
Sedex is a supporting partner in the “Stronger Together” initiative, founded to reduce human trafficking, forced labour and other third party worker exploitation hidden in supply chains. Stronger Together is holding a series of interactive workshops across the UK in autumn 2014.
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.