As the first and only scheme to be recognised by the Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI), BRCGS Ethical Trade and Responsible Sourcing provides supply chain confidence and true social compliance. It responds to the shifts in buyer behaviour and the ever-evolving needs of clients.
Benefits of BRCGS Ethical Trade and Responsible Sourcing
Demonstrate your commitment
BRCGS Ethical Trade and Responsible Sourcing demonstrates that you truly meet the growing ethical requirements of your customers and buyers.
Customer confidence in your brand
The Standard helps you protect your brand, gives consumers the reassurance they seek in your production programmes and workers the protection they deserve.
Need help with BRCGS Ethical Trade and Responsible Sourcing
As the first certified body recognised by SSCI to audit against the BRCGS Ethical Trade and Responsible Sourcing Standard and one of the leading providers of audits for BRCGS, we are able to offer you a tailored package that suits your specific business needs.
Why choose LRQA?
Our people are sector experts. Unlike other social audits standards, BRCGS Ethical Trade and Responsible Sourcing requires Certification Bodies to be accredited specifically to this standard. LRQA experts bring with them a clear understanding of your specific challenges, standards and requirements.
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AIC – Agricultural Industries Confederation
The Agricultural Industries Confederation (AIC) was formed in 2003 and is the UK’s leading trade association for the agri-supply industry.
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