Mixer & Pack continues with its philosophy of ¨continuous improvement¨ in its value chain after overcoming the most required social worldwide audits, and becomes a member of the Sedex SMETA and Ecovadis Evaluation Platforms.
Tuesday, May 7th, 2019. Meco, MADRID
Mixer & Pack passes successfully the latest audits of Sedex and Ecovadis, associations with a great recognition and international prestige that have evaluated and endorsed Mixer & Pack’s commitment to social development, Good Labour Practices, moral integrity and loyalty, and respect for employees.
Mixer & Pack grants special importance to good manufacturing practices as well as Good Labour and Ethical Practices, therefore, the manufacturer, developer and creator of perfumes and cosmetics has surrendered in a voluntary way to Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA) as well as to the Evaluation and Qualification of the Performance of the Sustainability of Ecovadis. In addition, for a continuous commitment to the needs of its environment, Mixer becomes a member of both platforms.
Both audits surpassed by Mixer & Pack guarantee the ethic with its environment and its working methods, endorsing its performance procedures in areas like the labor law, health, safety, environment and labor ethics. Both Sedex and Ecovadis, are formed by a group of large collaborative entities and work in partnership with many of the world’s leading brands, with thousands of factories, producers and experts from numerous sectors in order to allow their affiliates to guarantee participation in responsible businesses on a global scale.
In the words of Olga Sánchez, Systems Manager of Mixer & Pack,
“It is a real pride to be part of platforms of such a high scale as Sedex or Ecovadis. Their continuous audits allow us to submit to periodic evaluations in order to ensure continuous improvement and remain up to the highest requirements of our customers, and in this way to increase their confidence in Mixer, presenting us as an ethical company, acting with professionalism and loyalty to people in all their processes of creation and manufacture of perfumes and cosmetics. “
Sedex is a global membership organisation dedicated to driving improvements in ethical and responsible business practices in global supply chains. Their collaborative approach helps buyers and suppliers to share and exchange data, helping to better manage social and environmental risks within their supply chain, and positively impact responsible sourcing. Sedex provides a range of tools, services, guidance and training to help companies map and manage risks in their supply chain. Their have over 50,000 members in 155 countries, across 35 industry sectors, including food, agriculture, financial services, clothing and apparel, packaging and chemicals.
Among the companies in the Cosmetics and Perfumery sector which are part of Sedex, we can mention Acqua di Parma, Beiersdorf AG, Falabella group, Guerlain, Kenzo, Loewe, LVMH, Marks & Spencer, Marc Jacobs, Mr Price, Nude Brands, Orsay GMBH , P&G, Givenchy Parfums or The Body Shop International.
EcoVadis is the world’s most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, intelligence and collaborative performance improvement tools for global supply chains. Combining People, Process and Platform, EcoVadis’ team of 600 professionals from 45 nationalities combines expertise in sustainability, with advanced technology and a full service solution to drive meaningful change in supply chains worldwide. In addition, it is one of Sedex’s competitors and leader in business sustainability rankings for global supply chains. EcoVadis’ easy-to-use and actionable sustainability scorecards provide detailed insight into environmental, social and ethical risks across 198 purchasing categories and 155 countries Among the Companies published in EcoVadis in the Cosmetics and Perfumery sector, are: Johnson & Johnson, L’Oreal, Coty, Groupe Rocher, Groupe Clarins, Unilever, Estée Lauder or Beauty counter.