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December 07, 2010 12:01 ET

Measuring Sustainability Across the Supply Chain: Sedex Benefits From Enablon Solution to Connect Businesses to Suppliers

Enablon and Sedex to Host Webinar on Measuring Sustainability Across the Supply Chain; Live Event on Dec. 8 From 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. EST With Replay Available From Website

CHICAGO, IL and PARIS--(Marketwire - December 7, 2010) - Enablon, the world's leading provider of Sustainability Management software solutions, and SEDEX, the Supplier Ethical Data Exchange, will host a webinar on Dec. 8, 2010 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. EST to discuss the challenges of measuring and managing sustainability across the supply chain. 

During this complimentary webinar, Joe Aamidor and Jean Despax, Enablon product managers, will join Carmel Giblin, Sedex general manager, to discuss the Enablon-powered Sedex platform that allows businesses and their global suppliers to share ethical data, enhance transparency, reduce costs, enable continuous improvement, and improve responsibility at the corporate level and throughout the supply chain.

Webinar attendees will learn:

  • How supply chain issues can impact an organization's reputation and its bottom line.

  • How to improve the sustainability of the supply chain and save on costly audit fees by using a collaborative tool with suppliers.

  • How Sedex collaborates with Enablon to build an online portal to streamline the relationship with its members and help them build more sustainable supply chains. 

  • How the Enablon Sustainable Supply Chain solutions can be used to help suppliers assess performance, ensure compliance, share information, improve the efficiency of operations and reduce environmental and social impacts.

The replay of the webinar will be available on the Enablon website.

Sustainability without borders -- Sustainable Supply Chain Solutions
Sustainability is increasingly becoming a supply chain issue due to the global nature of commerce and strong partnerships between upstream suppliers, manufacturers and customers. Enablon Sustainable Supply Chain Solutions help companies and industry-wide initiatives to improve environmental and social performance, reduce reputational and financial risks and attain sustainability throughout the entire supply chain.

  • Enablon RSC -- Responsible Supply Chain: Enablon RSC is a web-based software solution that enables companies to assess their suppliers' social and environmental compliance, and in the process reduce risk and improve sustainability. Enablon RSC solution offers companies a real-time view of their supply chains' performance and level of compliance according to social, environmental, ethical and safety standards.
    More Information about Enablon RSC

  • Enablon GXP -- Multi-Stakeholder Platforms : Enablon GXP (Global Exchange Platforms) are web-based collaborative solutions built in partnership with major industry initiatives like Sedex, to streamline their relationship with members and help them build more sustainable supply chains. These portals gather various stakeholders (companies, suppliers, auditors, government representatives, consumer groups, etc.) and provide them with the ability to assess, audit and test processes, efficiency, and product compliance internally or throughout the whole supply chain. By sharing common suppliers' information, member companies are able to minimize time, save money and maximize efficiency.
    More Information about Enablon GXP

About Sedex
The Supplier Ethical Data Exchange is a membership organization for businesses committed to continuous improvement of the ethical performance of their supply chains. Companies join Sedex in order to use the Sedex web-based system, participate in Sedex governance, participate in working groups, network and engage with other Sedex members, and utilize Sedex value-added services. Sedex is a not-for-profit organization based in London, UK, open for membership to any company anywhere in the world.

For more information about Sedex, visit: www.sedex.org.uk

About Enablon
Enablon is the world's leading provider of Sustainability, QEHS and GRC software solutions, used by more than 250 global companies and 200,000 users worldwide.

Global companies are using Enablon solutions worldwide to improve the reporting and management of their sustainability and environmental, health & safety performance, reduce their footprint, better manage their risks, reduce costs and streamline business processes.

For more information about Enablon and its products, visit www.enablon.com

Contact Information

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    Traci Massaro
    TAM Public Relations
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    Stephanie Leblanc
    Enablon Corporate Communications
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    Tel: +33 1 47 33 64 65