- Working with CSR and compliance is an overall strategic direction which has a high impact on the design of the supply chain and the involved supplier base.
- For companies with a complex and / or comprehensive supplier base, systematically work is needed to continuously lowering RISK.
- The enablers for a succesful way of working with CSR and Compliance in the supply chain are:
Close link to overall company CSR and Compliance policies
Proper balance of RISK and cost
Knowledge about the SRM positioning of the supplier base
Identification and mapping of supplier RISK levels, gaps and needed actions
Status and progress reporting