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> 27 May 2017, Bangalore #environmentalimpact #riskmanagement

Why should you attend Planet Textiles 2017? Discover the future. Learn about radical new environmental initiatives and business models in the textile supply chain. Understand the trends. See how disruptive technologies and financial innovations can create new opportunities. Meet the […]

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> 15 February 2017, Singapore #chemicalmanagement #productsafety

Toxicological Risk Assessment & Product Safety Forum « ….The Toxicological Risk Assessment & Product Safety Forum is a brand new event from Chemical Watch and Chemical Risk Manager. It will focus on how countries are evaluating risk, and ensuring safe products – such […]

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> 8-9 February 2017 #duediligence #traceability #CSR #fashionindustry

OCDE Due Diligence Guidance http://mneguidelines.oecd.org/OECD-Due-Diligence-Guidance-Garment-Footwear.pdf Session : Traceability for due diligence Room CC1 _ 13:30 —15:00 While traceability—the process by which companies track materials and products and the conditions in which they were produced through the supply chain—is not an […]

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#riskmanagement #sourcing #supplychain

How Good Is Your Sustainable Supply Chain Program? « …Many blogs in 2017 are going to start with some play on this obvious theme: We are living in uncertain times. For supply chains, you could argue that this is nothing new, […]

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#watercrisis #environmentalimpact #riskmanagement

Inditex strengthens safe water commitment « …Spanish clothing giant Inditex has strengthened its partnership with water crisis solutions non-profit organisation, Water.org, to improve access to safe water and sanitation in developing countries. At a meeting with Water.org co-founders, Matt Damon and […]

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#chemicalmanagement #leather #environmentalimpact

Leather Chemicals Market Will Continue to Grow by 2021 Increasing per capita income of individual, growing consumer affluence, growth in tourism industry are some of the key reason, which leads to increase in the demand of luxury and leather goods […]

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#traceability #sourcing #supplierlist #environmentalimpact #riskmanagement

Lidl publishes its full textile supplier list Lidl has become the first major supermarket retailer to publish a list of it major production facilities for textiles and footwear. The German retailer will publish its main production facilities of its approximately […]

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#REACH #SVHC #chemicalmanagement

Four new substances of very high concern added to the Candidate List The Candidate List of substances of very high concern (SVHCs) for authorisation now contains 173 substances. Helsinki, 12 January 2017 – ECHA has added four new SVHCs to […]

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#circulareconomy #riskmanagement

CIRCULAR ECONOMY – basics What is the Circular Economy? Why are we hearing this term more and more? Why Circular Economy could answer some of our future challenges? Why Circular Economy could be a new economic model for emerging markets […]

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#manufacturing #savecosts #riskmanagement #qualitymanagement #financialstragtegy

In your factory, or your supplier’s factory, does the production manager love to process large batches? That’s not surprising, and quite common. Unfortunately, it comes with many hidden costs. « How can flexible manufacturing cut lead times in half? » CMC has created […]

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