Supplier traceability and material declaration trends in the solutions provider landscape
Companies today are under scrutiny as never before – not just from regulatory authorities but also from stakeholders – consumers, B2B partners, and suppliers. As a result, product-related compliance is more important than ever, and mistakes will cost you.
With human health and environmental impact assessments the primary drivers for regulation, requirements are constantly evolving making it more challenging to stay current. The trend is clearly towards improving traceability of products from the supplier base. (It's a challenge that lighting manufacturer OSRAM has overcome successfully – find out how.)
This whitepaper helps you understand the drivers for regulations such as REACH and RoHS, and explains where a BPO partnership can step in to simplify collaboration with suppliers. It highlights the importance of end-to-end visibility and traceability, defines trends in compliance reporting, and introduces supplier collaboration portals. Download it now and gain tips on compliance – applicable to all regulations.
(Also please note: we are running a free webinar on how to getting suppliers to comply with the rigid REACH regulations.)