Sustainability-standards

A logo is not enough

By Johan Zandbergen | March 06, 2019

In the last few decades we’ve seen NGO’s, roundtables and industry initiatives all developing sustainability standards. At the time of writing, there are almost 400 sustainability standards...

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Create impact with your audits

By Quirijn Foeken | October 30, 2018

In order to create and maintain a responsible and sustainable supply chain, auditing is vital to make sure that the criteria for sustainability and quality standards are being met. However, we...

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Common challenges within the audit process

By Quirijn Foeken | October 03, 2018

When companies want to satisfy the expectations of retailers and consumers, it's absolutely vital that the criteria for sustainability and quality standards are being met. Therefore, regular...

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Today is Earth Overshoot Day: how to stay positive

By Quirijn Foeken | August 01, 2018

Today, August 1st, is Earth Overshoot Day: the day that humanity consumed more resources than that the Earth can regenerate. Decades of overfishing, overharvesting forests, and emitting more...

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Reblog: Collaboration is dominant in nature

By Quirijn Foeken | July 17, 2018

In the last few weeks, ChainPoint had interesting conversations with multiple brand owners and sustainability standards at events such as the 2018 Global Sustainability Conference and the BCI 2018...

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Emerging tech: Internet of Things

By Quirijn Foeken | May 21, 2018

It’s a great time to be alive if you are even remotely interested in technology. Over the last few years new technologies have completely changed how we listen to music, order food or call a taxi....

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ChainPoint to attend ISEAL conference

By Quirijn Foeken | May 15, 2018

Next week ChainPoint will attend the 2018 Global Sustainability Conference, the global sustainability event hosted by ISEAL.  This year, we are proud to say ChainPoint is the exclusive technology...

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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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The rise of the conscious consumer

By Quirijn Foeken | April 04, 2018

Since the rise of the internet and new technologies consumers today have far more tools at their disposal to research their purchases. No longer do they go to the shop around the corner to buy a...

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Sustainability Impact Assessment: 4 steps to get insight

By Johan Zandbergen | March 19, 2018

For many companies, the main sustainability impact lies in their supply chain. From sourcing sustainable material and ensuring the future livelihood of your farmers, up until transparently...

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