Results for Supply Chain

News round-up (Mar/Apr)

News round-up (Mar/Apr)

April 01, 2006 Supply chain ethics are stepping up a gear with both Wal-Mart and Nike raising their game. In addition research reveals that buying local organic food could reduce the environmental impact of food on the UK economy ny over £4bn. Read more >
The customer is king

The customer is king

March 16, 2006 Consumers appear to be in the driving seat of the ethical trade bandwagon. Beware the supermarket that fails to act. Briefing comments on the recent trends. Read more >
Supply chain management

Supply chain management

September 01, 2005 As the pace of globalisation picks up, managing supply chains in a responsible way is becoming increasingly complex. John Russell reviews the current trends. Read more >
Increasing poverty?

Increasing poverty?

September 01, 2005 Traidcraft's Fiona Gooch calls on companies and governments to ensure the benefits of international trade are felt all the way through the supply chain. Read more >
Working the supply chain

Working the supply chain

September 01, 2005 Supply chain responsibilities are becoming more complex. Not only are issues such as child labour and human rights important but other issues have arisen such as reducing "food miles" and holding large companies to account for the performance of their suppliers. Read more >
Fair Trade

Fair Trade

September 01, 2005 Some multinational companies dismiss 'fair trade' as a narrow concept, whereas their own approaches to ethical trade are more broadly based. But fair trade as a brand is becoming larger and cannot be ignored. Read more >