Page 13 "We have internal compliance teams conducting factory visits and spot checks in three of the Group’s key sourcing countries – UK, Italy, and Turkey. The purpose of spot checks is to work with suppliers to ensure they understand our Code of Conduct. "
Page 6: "Continued our auditing programme in partnership with an expert third party auditing company"
Page 13: "Bureau Veritas (“BV”) is the Group’s preferred global partner for conducting audits. "
“In Turkey, the Group’s in-country sourcing and ethical team, conducts factory spot checks and site visits in addition to engaging with suppliers to help them understand the vulnerability of migrant workers and the severity of the issue through training and guidance.”
“The Group became members of Fast Forward in May 2021. All UK manufacturing sites will be subject to Fast Forward audits in 2022 and will join the “Fast Forward Supplier Engagement Programme” to access labour standards training, online guidance and resources, and a collaborative network.”