Return on Sustainability, Spotlight 2: Improved Procurement Metrics
Return on Sustainability Series
Businesses with robust sustainable procurement programs in place find that traditional procurement metrics improve when they include suppliers’ sustainability performance into the equation. Sustainability performance also bears a considerable impact on related costs, such as those around setting up and managing suppliers.
Part of the Return on Sustainability Series, this ebook looks at different ways companies realize gains from sustainability investment, and particularly how sustainability criteria can be used for procurement operational cost savings through supply base consolidation.