THE WHAT? Firmenich has become the first industry player to sign the United Nations Global Compact Action Platform for Decent Work in Global Supply Chains.
THE DETAILS The move formalizes the firm’s commitment to create the most ethical and transparent taste and smell experiences, manifested in its responsible sourcing of more than 170 natural ingredient varieties.
“Signing the UNGC commitment on Decent Work in Supply Chains is a natural step for us, as a key pillar of our inclusive capitalism business model”, said Boet Brinkgreve, Chief Supply Chain Officer. “Taking care of our people, planet and communities is in our DNA. That’s why responsible sourcing and securing decent work for all our partners is core to our business success.”
THE WHY? As one of the world’s 36 UN LEAD companies, the flavors and fragrances manufacturer strives to respect and promote human rights across its operations.