Blog, sustainable sourcing

Palm Oil: What is the Answer?

  • Written by Bethany Stevenson
  • Published on 11 Dec. 2018
The level of anticipation is high in the run up to Christmas, as retailers and brands await the...

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Blog

Black Friday, Is It worth It?

  • Written by Laura Houghton
  • Published on 22 Nov. 2018
In the last few years, Black Friday has revolutionised British retail. Black Friday as we know it...

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global sourcing, Blog

What is Global Sourcing?

  • Written by Peter Needle
  • Published on 13 Sep. 2018
Global product sourcing strategies are now used by almost every major retail manufacturer. Clothing...

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Regulatory compliance, Blog

Has slavery really been abolished?

  • Written by Laura Houghton
  • Published on 23 Aug. 2018
Today marks the International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition across...

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Regulatory compliance, Blog

Reiss initiate the use of Segura

  • Written by Laura Houghton
  • Published on 7 Aug. 2018
In May 2018 Reiss published their UK Modern Slavery Act 2015 and California Transparency in Supply...

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Regulatory compliance, Blog

Combating modern slavery!

  • Written by Laura Houghton
  • Published on 5 Jul. 2018
It is estimated that over 40 million people, slavery is their reality. These victims are spread...

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Consumer perception & brand image, Blog

Damage Due to Slavery

  • Written by Peter Needle
  • Published on 26 Jun. 2018
Slavery was officially abolished in the 19th century, but the abolition did not stop slavery all...

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Consumer perception & brand image, Blog

Brand image and ethical practices

  • Written by Laura Houghton
  • Published on 5 Jun. 2018
Supply chain issues and unethical business practices have become increasingly propelled into the...

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Blog, Product quality & compliance

Innovation in sustainable fashion

  • Written by Bethany Stevenson
  • Published on 29 May. 2018
The concept of sustainable fashion has been around since the 1980s. It is ‘fashion’ that is...

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Blog, Product quality & compliance

Prioritising automation in 2018

  • Written by Laura Wheatley
  • Published on 9 May. 2018
It is true to say that most businesses function just fine the way they are – so why is automation...

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Blog, Product quality & compliance

Is digitisation here to stay?

  • Written by Laura Houghton
  • Published on 24 Apr. 2018
Digitisation is a topic we have covered a number of times (what software company hasn’t, right?)...

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Rebate maximisation, Blog

Big Data and Competitive Advantage

  • Written by Laura Houghton
  • Published on 6 Feb. 2018
"Big data" is a term that has been bandied around for a while now. But what does it mean and how...

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