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Supply Chain Reports and Primers


Jun

12

June 12, 2018

Supply Chain: Win-Win-Win: The Sustainable Supply Chain Finance Opportunity

Win-Win-Win: The Sustainable Supply Chain Finance Opportunity

This report seeks to demystify the US$6 billion revenue opportunity for financial service providers to integrate sustainability considerations into supply chain finance, allowing buyers, suppliers, and financial service providers to create mechanisms that reward and incentivize sustainable behavior in supply chains.

#Financial Services #Supply Chain

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Apr

9

April 9, 2018

Supply Chain: Women in the Jewelry Supply Chain: Landscape Review of Barriers to Women’s Economic Empowerment

Women in the Jewelry Supply Chain: Landscape Review of Barriers to Women’s Economic Empowerment

This white paper explores the role of women in the jewelry supply chain and the challenges they face to their well-being and advancement.

#Consumer Products #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Feb

14

February 14, 2018

Supply Chain: New Models for Sustainable Procurement

New Models for Sustainable Procurement

This paper explores recent developments and best practices in supply chain transparency, supplier engagement, and responses to shifts in trade and globalization.

#Future of Supply Chains #Procurement Leadership Group #Supply Chain

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Oct

5

October 5, 2017

Supply Chain: Future of Supply Chains 2025

Future of Supply Chains 2025

This primer focuses on the forces of change that will reshape supply chains from today to 2025 and offers recommendations for how companies can develop their supply chains to be fit for the future.

#Future of Supply Chains #Supply Chain

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Jun

28

June 28, 2017

Supply Chain: Women’s Safety in the Workplace Toolkit Guide

Women’s Safety in the Workplace Toolkit Guide

This is an introduction to a new toolkit that provides guidance for companies seeking to strengthen their policies and activities that prevent and address sexual harassment.

#HERproject #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Jun

6

June 6, 2017

Supply Chain: Empowering Female Workers in the Apparel Industry: Three Areas for Business Action

Empowering Female Workers in the Apparel Industry: Three Areas for Business Action

This business brief proposes three areas where apparel companies can build from a strong foundation to better drive improvements in outcomes for women workers and promote women’s economic empowerment around the world.

#Consumer Products #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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May

11

May 11, 2017

Supply Chain: Ethiopia’s Emerging Apparel Industry: Options for Better Business and Women’s Empowerment

Ethiopia’s Emerging Apparel Industry: Options for Better Business and Women’s Empowerment

BSR’s HERproject conducted this scoping study to provide a snapshot of the buyers, factories, and other stakeholders active in the apparel industry and identify key trends and approaches for their operations in Ethiopia.

#Consumer Products #HERproject #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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May

7

May 7, 2017

Supply Chain: Labor Disputes in Myanmar: From the Workplace to the Arbitration Council

Labor Disputes in Myanmar: From the Workplace to the Arbitration Council

This report—funded by the C&A Foundation—looks at how Myanmar’s dispute resolution process is working five years after its adoption and presents different perspectives on how it can be strengthened.

#Human Rights #Supply Chain

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Feb

21

February 21, 2017

Supply Chain: A New Era: Optimizing Chinese Industry in the Age of Automation

A New Era: Optimizing Chinese Industry in the Age of Automation

This report details automation and other shifts in Chinese industry and the global supply chains operating in the country, as well as recommendations to prepare workforces in China for the workplaces of tomorrow.

#Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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Jan

23

January 23, 2017

Supply Chain: Missing Link: Harnessing the Power of Purchasing for a Sustainable Future

Missing Link: Harnessing the Power of Purchasing for a Sustainable Future

A report by CDP, BSR, and Carbon Trust demonstrates that despite significant greenhouse gas reductions in 2016 across supply chains, companies are not engaging deeply enough with suppliers on climate action—and, therefore, are missing out on significant cost benefits and potential for climate leadership.

#Climate Change #Supply Chain

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