We are member of BSCI – Business Social Compliance Initiative
The BSCI is a leading business-driven initiative supporting retailers, importers and brands to improve working conditions in supplying factories and farms worldwide.
BSCI persues following objectives:
improvement of working conditions in factorys
support of suppliers for the adaption of international working guidelines and national laws
enable socially responsible action an a globalised economy
The BSCI and its members commit to accept a uniform code of conduct, which is based on the UN-Declaration of human rights, the fundamental working rights of the ILO and UN-Conventions on children's rights and abolition of any discrimintation against women.
Compliance with a code of conduct are verified by independent auditing companys, which are nominated by the Social Accountability International. Additionally there are further inspections by the BSCI and training measures, which should help suppliers to improve their social performance.
The most significant members are Deichmann, Esprit Germany, Metro Group, Otto, Obi, ReWe Group, s.Oliver, Strellson and Tom Tailor Germany.
SEDEX - Supplier Ethical Data Exchange
As a member of SEDEX we are committed to continuously improve the ethical behaviour of our supply chain. The platform offers for this a variety of tools for the ethical management of supply chains.
Find more information on: http://www.sedex.org.uk