Posts by Alexander Ellebrecht

2019 Global Cotton Sustainability Conference

By Alexander Ellebrecht | June 04, 2019

ChainPoint will be attending the 2019 Global Cotton Sustainability Conference in Shanghai on June 11-13. This event, hosted by our customer BCI, will bring the entire textile sector together to...

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Common questions in sustainable textile supply chains

By Alexander Ellebrecht | May 27, 2019

Responsibly sourcing your textile raw materials can be quite a challenge. You need to be sure your raw materials are sustainable and that working conditions are fair and safe. You need to be...

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Tony's Chocolonely announces partnership with Albert Heijn

By Alexander Ellebrecht | December 03, 2018

ChainPoint's customer Tony's Chocolonely announced a partnership with Albert Heijn, the largest supermarket chain in the Netherlands, and Barry Callebaut, the largest chocolate manufacturer in the...

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Risk management in organic supply chains

By Alexander Ellebrecht | October 16, 2018

In every supply chain there are risks, either related to the supply chain itself or the product and ingredients that travel through the supply chain. Food safety, for example, is a concern not...

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ChainPoint to sponsor the Bio-Gründer competition

By Alexander Ellebrecht | September 12, 2018

ChainPoint is proud to be a sponsor of the Bio-Gründer competition, where innovative ideas by new entrepreneurs will get a significant boost. On September 18th, the Bio-Gründer competition will...

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Using sustainability standards to improve the world

By Alexander Ellebrecht | April 25, 2018

ChainPoint has been working with brand owners, NGOs and other organisations for years to improve sustainability. One way for companies to improve their sustainability is by adopting a...

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ChainPoint joins the FlexScreen project

By Alexander Ellebrecht | January 23, 2018

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at ChainPoint. For that reason we are involved with multiple innovation projects. These projects give us the opportunity to share knowledge, expand...

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Tony’s Chocolonely introduces “Beantracker” with ChainPoint technology for more transparency in the cocoa industry

By Alexander Ellebrecht | April 20, 2017

Chocolate maker Tony's Chocolonely, established to make chocolate 100 percent slave free, is going to cooperate with software provider ChainPoint, located in Arnhem. The "Beantracker" system gives...

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NEN proposal for Chain of Custody accepted by ISO

By Alexander Ellebrecht | September 21, 2016

The Dutch initiative for the establishment of an ISO/PC Chain of Custody (CoC) standard has been accepted by ISO. This is great news, not only for the initiator, NEN, but also for all stakeholders...

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New covenant signed by 60 Dutch fashion brands

By Alexander Ellebrecht | July 04, 2016

Sixty textile companies from the Netherlands have put their signature under a new covenant initiated by the Social Economic Council (SER). The aim of the covenant is to prevent child labour and...

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