9% of participating brands were awarded this criterion.
Criteria used for the award of the 'Transparence & traceability' logo:
The AND criteria are compulsory, the OR criteria are optional but it is necessary to meet at least one of those criteria.
- OR: The company knows it’s first and second tier suppliers, this list of suppliers is published or made available. Independent 3rd party auditors audit at least 20% of subcontractors and suppliers every year. The company works with projects like the ‘Fair Factories Clearinghouse’ .
- OR: The company has gone the “extra-mile’ to provide it’s customers with a view of it’s supply chain to provide traceability information for it’s products and customers.