06 Sep 2018

Supplier Verification Spotlight: amfori (Live from Ethical Sourcing Forum in Bentonville, AR)

Episode #10

Live from Ethical Sourcing Forum in Bentonville, AR with Kelli Hoggle, Network Representative, US & Canada for amfori

On this week's episode of the Assurance In Action podcast, Kelli Hoggle, Network Representative US & Canada, discusses how amfori's BSCI Programme influences the world of social compliance and sustainable trade. Based in Brussels, Belgium, amfori and it's members strive towards a world where all trade delivers social, environmental, and economic benefits for all. With this vision, amfori plays a key role on combating trade issues and advocating towards sustainability legislation. Amfori's three pillar programs; Business Environmental Performance Issues (BEPI), Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI), and Advocacy, amfori continues to lead on the path toward evolving the world of social compliance, and sustainable trade by assisting organisations across multiple sectors in monitoring and improving environmental performance in their supply chains.

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This podcast is a production of the Intertek Business Assurance Global Marketing team.

The Business Assurance group of Intertek provides a full range of business process audit and support services, including accredited third-party management systems auditing and certification, second-party supplier auditing, sustainability data verification, process performance analysis, and IRCA-registered auditor training.  Our global network of expert auditors works with our clients to help them improve operations, meet regulatory requirements, reduce environmental impact, and achieve business objectives.

For more information on this week's episode please contact us at business.assurance@intertek.com.

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