Successful, sustainable brands are built on supplier collaboration

Competitive, environmental, and social responsibility strategies only take off when it’s easy to collaborate with all your suppliers – not just the top 20%.

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Overcome complexity

Your runway to respond to changing stakeholder expectations and emerging regulation is running out. But you don’t have to feel like you’re flying into a headwind of complexity. We help you navigate these challenges by breaking your journey down into simple, measurable steps.

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Focus your energy on the right things:

  • What matters most to your brand
  • What’s most important to your stakeholders

Deployed via a Materiality Matrix to set you off in the right direction

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Map your suppliers’ capabilities so you can achieve goals with confidence. We deploy issue-specific supplier readiness surveys and supplier cohort mapping to:

  • Target communications, information, and training activities
  • Collect data from suppliers who are ready to provide it
  • Assign trackable actions to multiple supplier action plans
  • Enlist supplier champions to support your efforts
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Gain clarity quickly on how you and your suppliers perform against your goals. With the right levels of supplier participation, you can set benchmark metrics that matter.

  • Collect data at a supplier, site, product, component, and substance level
  • Bespoke and out-of-the-box questionnaires and dashboards
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Activate your suppliers to get them closer to where they need to be. Our data-driven, people-centric approach is designed to:

  • Create strategic alignment between you and your suppliers
  • Increase supplier participation in your strategic activities
  • Develop all supplier knowledge and capabilities using incremental gains
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Hold suppliers accountable to their commitments without the hassle. We make it easy to bring together the most important supplier metrics into one place:

  • Increase the number of eyes on key business data by x10
  • Unlock the expertise and passion from your entire supply base
  • Have more high-value conversations by removing low-value reporting admin
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Turn your successes into competitive advantages. We help you to identify and then achieve the commercial gains that are most valuable to your brand:

  • Increase sales with product claims that you can confidently back up with data
  • Improve brand reputation with compelling supplier-orientated stories about your sustainability journey
  • Improve the bottom line thanks to operational efficiencies across the supply chain
  • Build your organisation’s capabilities by capturing domain expertise from your supply base
matrix-icon

Focus your energy on the right things:

  • What matters most to your brand
  • What’s most important to your stakeholders

Deployed via a Materiality Matrix to set you off in the right direction

compass-icon

Map your suppliers’ capabilities so you can achieve goals with confidence. We deploy issue-specific supplier readiness surveys and supplier cohort mapping to:

  • Target communications, information, and training activities
  • Collect data from suppliers who are ready to provide it
  • Assign trackable actions to multiple supplier action plans
  • Enlist supplier champions to support your efforts
bar-chart-icon

Gain clarity quickly on how you and your suppliers perform against your goals. With the right levels of supplier participation, you can set benchmark metrics that matter.

  • Collect data at a supplier, site, product, component, and substance level
  • Bespoke and out-of-the-box questionnaires and dashboards
email-icon

Activate your suppliers to get them closer to where they need to be. Our data-driven, people-centric approach is designed to:

  • Create strategic alignment between you and your suppliers
  • Increase supplier participation in your strategic activities
  • Develop all supplier knowledge and capabilities using incremental gains
pie-chart-icon

Hold suppliers accountable to their commitments without the hassle. We make it easy to bring together the most important supplier metrics into one place:

  • Increase the number of eyes on key business data by x10
  • Unlock the expertise and passion from your entire supply base
  • Have more high-value conversations by removing low-value reporting admin
trending-up-icon

Turn your successes into competitive advantages. We help you to identify and then achieve the commercial gains that are most valuable to your brand:

  • Increase sales with product claims that you can confidently back up with data
  • Improve brand reputation with compelling supplier-orientated stories about your sustainability journey
  • Improve the bottom line thanks to operational efficiencies across the supply chain
  • Build your organisation’s capabilities by capturing domain expertise from your supply base

Collaborate at scale

It's difficult to make supplier initiatives successful when you have hundreds of suppliers and thousands of products or raw materials. But don't be tempted to focus on a few issues, working with only a handful of suppliers. It’s time to work smarter.

Our platform makes it easy to manage your entire supply base in pursuit of your business goals. It’s a place where you and your suppliers can share knowledge and maintain accountability.

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Assign actions to suppliers and align their energy to your business goals.

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Share information and knowledge to help your suppliers achieve more.

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Collect and report on any supply chain data quickly and simply.

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Give suppliers visibility over their own performance to help them grow and improve.

We’re proud to partner with industry leaders

Success worth sharing

CO-OP engage suppliers to ensure RSPO compliance

Co-op is committed to working with its suppliers to use sustainably sourced palm oil and derivatives within their own brand product ranges.

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Is your brand ready to fly higher?

Take the next step on your journey with our helpful resources. Here, you’ll learn more about supplier collaboration and how to develop new strategies to promote sustainability, success, and better supplier relationships.

Supplier Engagement Imperative for Transforming Private Brands Whitepaper
The Supplier Engagement Imperative for Transforming Private Brands

Four areas to drive progress: strategic sourcing, packaging and sustainability, product transparency and diversity and inclusion across the supply chain.

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Private Brands: 5 Ways to Drive Transformation

As COVID-19 continues to drive extreme disruption within the retail value chain, supplier engagement is critical.

A guide to_ Environmental impact scores (EIS) Whitepaper
A guide to: Environmental impact scores (EIS)

We explore what EIS are including the benefits and demand, the limitations and what brands can do now.

Pilot your supplier collaboration strategies to success

It’s amazing what you can achieve when you collaborate with all your suppliers. We give you the tools and the framework to help you make a difference.

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