Apple Inc.

Apple Inc.

Metrics Value

CSR Report Available

2014 = Yes /Yes, No, Unclear

Stated policy of auditing suppliers

2011 = 5 /4

Third-party audits of suppliers

2011 = 0 /4

Internal audits of suppliers' procurement practices

2011 = 0 /4

Participation in CFS program

2011 = 2 /2

Financial support for audits

2011 = 1 /4

Development of verifiably conflict-free products

2010 = 0 /4

Sustainability Grade

2014 = C /A-E

Statement of advocacy for legislation in Europe on conflict minerals

2011 = 0 /2
Apple is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services. Its hardware products include the iPhone smartphone, the iPad tablet computer, the Mac personal computer, the iPod portable media player, the Apple Watch smartwatch, and the Apple TV digital media player. Apple's consumer software includes the macOS and iOS operating systems, the iTunes media player, the Safari web browser, and the iLife and iWork creativity and productivity suites. Its online services include the iTunes Store, the iOS App Store and Mac App Store, Apple Music, and iCloud. Apple was founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne in April 1976 to develop and sell personal computers.