Supply chains and ESG responsibility

Slavery affects more than 40 million people worldwide and many of them are exploited linked to the supply chains of the international businesses supplying goods and services. It is a lucrative business, slavery is estimated to generate more than $150 billion a year. Modern slavery is most prevalent in Africa, followed by Asia and the Pacific.

Corruption is estimated to be the single greatest obstacle to economic and social development around the world. It distorts markets, reduce economic growth, debase democracy and undermine the rule of law. 
It is estimated to equal 5% of global GDP.

According to McKinsey, 90% of companies’ impact on the environment come from supply chains. Environmental impacts from supply chains can include toxic waste, water pollution, loss of biodiversity, deforestation, long-term damage to ecosystems, air emissions and excessive energy and water use. 

Affect over 40 million people
5% GDP
Environmental Footprint
Business Supply chains stand for over 90%

Auditing suppliers will reduce risk...

One effective way of reducing the risk of unethical behavior in your supply chain is to pay attention to your suppliers. 

Make sure they have read and understood your company code of conduct and strive to comply. Ask questions, demand answers and encourage suppliers to be open about challenges.

Helpfulness can often be effective. Help your suppliers to comply with your ethical standards, discuss issues and give your suppliers the opportunity to improve.

Orixe Audit can help you and your suppliers in this process. In the Orixe Audit Module you can find supportive tools for both you and your suppliers giving every body an opportunity to improve. The module will also make the auditing process less time consuming for both you and your suppliers, and grant you with a full overview of your suppliers portifolio and their ability to comply.

Orixe Audit Module

Automate the auditing process
Full overview of your supplieers portiflioe
Helps you and your suppliers to improve

Traceability, an efficient insurance...

Reduce the risk of unethical behavior within your supply chain by implementing traceability of your supplies. By using the Orixe trace function supplies can easily be traced throughout the supply chain and original documentation is securely stored in the blockchain. Traceability and transparency reduces the risk of unethical behavior within your supply chain.

Orixe Trace Module

Trace components in your supply chain
Prove autenthicity
Transaction data is immutable in the blockchain

Take Responsibility with Orixe

Many of todays challenges can be found originated from dark spots in the supply chain. Ethical responsible companies risk counterfeit parts and unethical behavior in their supply chain causing bad reputation and even law suits from customers. 

Not having full control of the supply chain can cause severe damage for companies, societies and the planet earth.

By taking ethical and environmental responsibility in supply chain management – You can make a change! Together we can make a paradigm shift where ethical responsible transaction is a standard, and responsible business is an outspoken competitive advantage. 

That will be good for your company and the planet!

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