Topic Archives: Sustainability

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Apr 10, 2019, 9:53 AM
Sedex introduces changes to the way it organizes SMETA sustainability audits Read more...
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Jan 22, 2019, 1:47 PM
A report by BSR has identified the importance of social audits in promoting gender equality in global supply chains. SGS helps businesses understand the problems and viable solutions. Read more...
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Jan 17, 2019, 8:15 PM
Fifteen Chinese provinces or cities altered their minimum wage levels in 2018, according to official figures. Read more...
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Dec 13, 2018, 11:09 AM
South African National Assembly passes LLA Bill thereby amending the Basic Conditions of Employment Act 75 of 1997 (“BCEA”) and the Unemployment Insurance Act 63 of 2001 (“UIA”).Read more...
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Nov 28, 2018, 10:02 AM
SGS hails its first Brand Protection Summit a success in industry-wide drive to tackle rising levels of counterfeiting and diversion of goods. Read more...
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Oct 26, 2018, 11:04 AM
Apparel, Footwear and Home Textile Manufacturers are reminded of the benefits of verifying scores to the Higg Index FEM V3 program for encouraging better sustainability performance. Read more...
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Oct 18, 2018, 10:49 AM
The US Government has introduced measures to make businesses culpable for the welfare of workers along the entire supply chain. With forced labor and forced child labor still a major problem around the world, SGS provides services to help businesses…Read more...
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Sep 26, 2018, 10:15 AM
With counterfeiting of consumer goods on the rise, SGS invites stakeholders to its first Brand Protection Summit in Paris in October 2018.Read more...
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Aug 20, 2018, 12:26 PM
Until July 1, 2018, ten regions of China have increased the minimum wage level. The rise, an average of ten percent, continues the conservative trend seen in recent years.Read more...
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May 14, 2018, 10:11 AM
A range of baby care products from Little Tree Babycare Co. Ltd, has been awarded a Gold Level Material Health Certificate by the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute, thanks to the company’s partnership with SGS.Read more...