January 27, 2021

Deep Dive Report on “Better” Design, Development, and Calendar Management

Our latest report offers a deep dive into the critically important purchasing practices related to design, development, and calendar management – which captures the range of… Read More

December 9, 2020

Better Buying Spotlight on Hardgoods

After five annual cycles of collecting supplier ratings of brand and retailer purchasing practices in the apparel, footwear and household textiles industries – the Better… Read More

October 29, 2020

Press Announcement: 2020 Better Buying Index Report Released

The Better Buying Institute today released the 2020 Better BuyingTM Index Report, underscoring the importance of better purchasing practices by brands and retailers in meeting… Read More

July 30, 2020

Press Announcement | Better Buying Releases New Report Linking High-Pressure Costing Practices to Suppliers’ Sustainability

Better BuyingTM has released its third in a series of Special Reports focused on how suppliers and supply chain sustainability are being impacted by the purchasing… Read More

July 1, 2020

Webinar: Creating an Equitable Fashion Industry

Our President, Dr. Marsha Dickson, highlighted the magnitude of financial vulnerability that suppliers are facing in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis as a result… Read More

June 12, 2020

Better Buying is Hiring: Research Associate

Better Buying Institute (BBI) promotes the improvement of buyer purchasing practices, supply chain management, worker conditions, and the natural environment.  BBI’s primary activities include:… Read More