C-Suite Interview: Timberland President Stewart Whitney

Mar 22, 2016

Ethical Corp recently had the chance to ask Stewart Whitney about his role at Timberland, the upcoming Responsible Business Summit USA 2016, and his ideas on the Sustainable Development Goals.

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AIAG YEAR IN REVIEW — AND A LOOK FORWARD TO 2016

Feb 24, 2016

AIAG has one of the most dedicated and experienced groups of volunteers in the automotive industry, and these experts achieved an impressive collection of accomplishments in 2015.

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Build a Business Case for Sustainability at the 2016 Corporate Responsibility Summit

Feb 17, 2016

AIAG’s 2016 CR Summit is a unique opportunity to stay informed on the issues confronting your company, including strategies to identify risk and better manage the outcome. Scheduled for April 27 – 28, 2016, at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan, this event is tailored to those working on all aspects of corporate responsibility and sustainability management at companies in the automotive and heavy equipment industry and technology sectors.

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Understanding Your Organization’s Requirements under Hazcom 2012

Feb 17, 2016

Hazcom 2012 is OSHA’s way of applying the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) in the U.S. with a few tweaks to make it unique. Directive CPL 02-02-079, Inspection Procedures for the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS 2012), effective July 9, 2015, is how OSHA is going to enforce these requirements. This document is a must-have for every organization.  

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DOJ Names Full-Time Compliance Expert

Feb 16, 2016

The Fraud Section of the Department of Justice (DOJ) recently hired Hui Chen as its full-time compliance expert — the first position of its kind within the DOJ. Chen brings a wealth of compliance counseling experience to the role, having held ethics and compliance positions in the technology, banking, and pharmaceutical sectors. She had most recently served as the global head for anti-bribery and corruption at Standard Chartered Bank in the U.K.

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COP21 Paris Agreement: GRI Witnesses Historic Landmark

Feb 16, 2016

GRI was present in Paris to witness the intense negotiations leading up to what is now being hailed as the most historic agreement for the future of our planet. For the first time, every nation on Earth has committed to reducing their greenhouse gas emissions, to keep warming well below 2-degrees Celsius, and to pursue efforts to limit warming to 1.5-degrees Celsius.

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Water Issues Bubble Up in Automotive Supply Chains

Feb 15, 2016

The World Economic Forum now ranks water issues as #1 on their list of worldwide risks. The nonprofit CDP recently highlighted how large-scale investors are moving money away from “traditional” investments and into equities that are meeting the global water scarcity challenge. Water-related risks abound for business. But what’s specifically at issue in the automotive supply chain? What are the main challenges? And are there opportunities in addition to risks?

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Workforce Collaboration Takes Off in 2016

Feb 04, 2016

AIAG knows how to work together to fix the problems of tomorrow. That’s why we assemble over 600 industry volunteers, from OEMs to suppliers, to collaborate and create common solutions for their manufacturing and supply chain issues.

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Why Download The AIAG 2016 Product Catalog?

Jan 28, 2016

Did you know the 2016 AIAG Product and Training Catalog is available now for FREE download on the AIAG website? Here’s the link.

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How to Build a Stronger Industry — One Member at a Time

Jan 21, 2016

In his first interview of 2016, AIAG’s executive director J. Scot Sharland shares specific ideas on how an individual company’s focus on corporate responsibility mitigates risk and manages uncertainty, thereby strengthening the industry as a whole.

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