BSR Report 2013-2014 Case Study | ANN INC.: Improving the Lives of 100,000 Women Workers in the Supply Chain

Dec 2, 2014 9:05 AM ET
BSR helped ANN INC. develop a commitment to empower women in the company's global supply chain.

As outlined in a case study from the BSR Report 2013-14, BSR helped ANN INC. develop a multiyear commitment to provide 100,000 women in its global supply chain with health and financial literacy training.

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About the BSR Report 2013-2014

The “BSR Report 2013-2014: Transparency and Transformation” shares the organization’s vision of the transformative change needed to advance progress on sustainable business. In the opening essay of the Report, BSR explores the most significant trends in transparency that are reshaping business, and outlines six changes that every company, and every business leader, can promote to advance transformation—from changing market rules and reforming corporate governance to innovating business models and measuring the things that really matter. The Report features seven case studies, a discussion of BSR’s work on measuring impact, and more.

About BSR

BSR is a global nonprofit organization that works with its network of more than 250 member companies to build a just and sustainable world. From its offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR develops sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration. Visit for more information about BSR’s more than 20 years of leadership in sustainability.