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27.01.2024

Embracing the Future of Responsible Business – A fictional letter from a CPO

In the ever-evolving landscape of global business, the European Union’s planned Directive on Supply Chain Due Diligence on Human Rights stands as a beacon of progress and responsibility. As a Chief Procurement Officer of a global company based in the EU, I firmly believe that this directive is not just a regulatory necessity, but a moral imperative and a strategic opportunity for businesses across the globe.

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27.01.2024

Ensuring Human Rights in Food and Beverage Supply Chains through Collaboration with Local Farmers

In the heart of the global food and beverage supply chains, ensuring human rights is not only a moral imperative; it is a business necessity. Supply chain managers and procurement professionals can become the champions of change, catalyzing a positive impact by fostering collaboration with local farmers. This article will explore how engagement with farming communities at the grassroot level can secure a more ethical and sustainable approach to the industry.

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15.12.2023

Supply & Comply: Sustainability, Compliance, and Resilience in Global Supply Chains

In an increasingly VUCA world, today’s supply chains are confronted not only with ecological disasters but also with geopolitical unrest, increasing competition, and growing regulation. This fast-paced market environment requires the convergence of compliance, sustainability, and resilience – three pillars that can strengthen and future-proof supply chains in turbulent times and beyond. Mehr lesen »