Walk Free+MSA risk management (revised)+Mars Inc.+2020

2020
Mars Inc.
Walk Free
Question
Does the company continuously monitor suppliers to ensure that they comply with the company’s policies and local laws?
Answer
Audits of suppliers (self- reporting),
Audits of suppliers (independent),
On-site visits (independent)
2-Year Record:
updated about 2 months ago by Gabby
Comments

pg. 11

"We conducted new assessments at 48 manufacturing sites across 17 countries in 2020, using a remote approach to continue due diligence even when COVID-19 restricted on-site access. "

pg. 12

"We assess the sustainability performance and social compliance results of prioritized suppliers using the EcoVadis online platform, leveraging this widely recognized supplier evaluation tool while also unlocking increased visibility and insights for Mars and our suppliers to put into action."

pg. 13

"Hundreds of suppliers have now completed EcoVadis, the third party-validated assessment of their sustainability performance that enables them to take targeted actions to improve. We use a risk-based process to prioritize EcoVadis roll-out."

Manali Rana.....2022-05-09 10:30:40 UTC

We engage independent auditors with

expertise in labor issues to assess our human rights performance in our

workplaces.10

Gabby.....2022-06-28 01:52:02 UTC

This program engaged our first-tier suppliers around the world in improving

their sustainability performance through an industry-standard approach that

leveraged third-party, on-site social compliance audits to identify workplace

issues and drive change where risk is highest.12

Gabby.....2022-06-28 02:30:10 UTC