In Good Company: Sanofi embraces supplier diversity as a business imperative
Maintaining strong relationships with suppliers is an important way to ensure corporate citizenship is integrated throughout a company’s operations. Corporations can be held accountable for their supply chains, and thus, should select and manage suppliers carefully. Sanofi, a diversified health care provider, is dedicated to developing a diverse supplier base that brings value to the business as well as the communities in which it operates. This priority led to the development of the Supplier Diversity Initiative at Sanofi. Kathleen Castore, Head of Supplier Diversity & Sustainability, recently shared some concrete advice and insights into Sanofi’s Supplier Diversity Initiative. (more…)
Author » Christine Madigan, Vice President, Responsible Leadership, New Balance
About: Christine Madigan currently heads up Responsible Leadership for New Balance Footwear and Apparel, which includes sustainability, social responsibility and community initiatives. She is responsible for providing strategic vision, industry collaboration, and partnerships, and for ensuring transparent global communication. New Balance released its first comprehensive Responsible Leadership (CSR) Report in 2012. The interactive report can be found at http://www.newbalance.com/Responsible-Leadership. Comments may be submitted to RLReport@Newbalance.com.
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