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June 2, 2016

Better Buying releases questions used by suppliers to rate their buyers’ purchasing practices.

The questions for suppliers and the self-assessment for buyers contained in this document form the basis for the initial pilot test of Better Buying, an… Read More

May 25, 2016

New Platform Seeks To Improve the Relationship Between Buyers and Suppliers

By Gina-Marie Cheeseman (@gmcheeseman) We aren’t the first ones to purchase the clothes we wear. Before they reach store shelves, these items are bought by… Read More

May 20, 2016

White Paper Prepared for Better Buying’s Geneva Workshop

White Paper Prepared for Better Buying Workshop, Geneva, May 2016 This White Paper was prepared for Better Buying’s Geneva Workshop as part of the… Read More

May 20, 2016

Can supplier ratings reform apparel purchasing practices?

Just-Style May 20, 2016 Can supplier ratings reform apparel purchasing practices? A new initiative has been launched to try to improve the… Read More

May 12, 2016

New Better Buying Initiative Aims to Eliminate the Barriers to Code of Conduct Compliance Caused by Purchasing Practices

 For Immediate Release New Better Buying Initiative Aims to Eliminate the Barriers to Code of Conduct Compliance Caused by Purchasing… Read More

March 31, 2016

Better Buying Stakeholder Consultations PowerPoint deck

The Better Buying feasibility study seeks to identify the measures that suppliers can use to anonymously rate the purchasing practices of their buyers. It also… Read More