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Improve Supply Chain Management in 6 Simple Steps

For every business, efficiency and effectiveness are both key in ensuring maximal profitability. No clearer is this than in the supply chain, where mutual dependence between suppliers, manufacturers, and retailers means that everyone has to be on their toes to ensure the consumer gets their good or service on time, to the required standard and at the right price. In the supply chain, things can go wrong, and waste can be a problem for supply chain supervisors and executives to deal with. Managing the supply chain from upstream to downstream is a must, but it can sometimes be difficult to [...]

An Overview of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) are an important set of benchmarks that are relevant to a wide variety of sectors internationally. For any organisation interested in generating long-term shareholder value and genuinely striving for sustainability, these indices are incredibly influential. The DJSIs can be a difficult concept to understand initially, that’s why we've put together this brief overview to run you through the basic concepts of the DJSIs without the jargon and clutter that otherwise makes them so inaccessible. What are the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices? Launched in 1999, The DJSIs are a group of best-in-class benchmarks designed for [...]

SustainIt’s most recent collaboration with IsoMetrix, leading developer of software solutions

Here at SustainIt, we're pleased to announce our recent collaboration with IsoMetrix, a leading developer of software solutions for integrated risk management. We have collaborated to provide our clients with an optimised risk management solution. At SustainIt, we have always been on hand to assist our clients in optimising their software solutions to get the most out of their sustainability data. As we continue to provide this service, IsoMetrix supplies their leading EHS (Environmental, Health and Safety) and ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) products. “SustainIt is able to drive positive change with [IsoMetrix’s] clients by guiding and assisting them in [...]

Comparing the Best Safety Management Software?

Health & safety at the workplace – something that we work hard to achieve on a day-to-day basis. The problem is, as your business grows, so do your safety concerns, which can prove difficult as an organisation reaches substantially larger sizes. We’ve come a long way from the factories of Victorian England, but there’s still a lot to consider when looking to improve your health & safety procedures. Many businesses implement safety management software (HSE) into their workflow in order to streamline their processes, but what is HSE, why do you need it and how on Earth do you choose [...]

Business Intelligence Strategies for SMEs

It’s common knowledge that using data to inform your decisions is a great way to drive growth, but the term ‘data’ is so broad, and ‘growth’ is rather subjective. This can result in conflicting advice and crossed wires. Business intelligence (BI) is a broad term referring to the use of key data analysis to inform your business’ growth. There are so many things to consider – how will you gather your data? What data is actually useful? How will you use this data to drive growth? What tools are right for your business? It’s incredibly easy to get overwhelmed, especially [...]

Comparing GRC Software for Your Business

Looking to find the best GRC software for your business? We’re here to help. With so many different options out there, and with so many different features, deciding which GRC software to go with can feel like a daunting task. In this handy guide, we outline everything you need to know about GRC software and tips for finding the best solution for your organisational needs. To get started, you can simply use our free comparison tool that will guide you through the very best solutions based on your answers. Within a few minutes, you can navigate through the complex web [...]

Adapting to Sustainability Consumer Trends

Understanding consumer trends has always been a vital part of a successful business. Now more than ever, one of the biggest trends being seen is the focus of consumers on the sustainability and environmental impact of the brands they invest in. In 2020, ‘ThinkwithGoogle’, reported a marked increase in sustainability-related searches in the last 12 months alone. It suggests that as consumers have become more educated on the issue of sustainability, the expectation of brands to share their concerns has soared. For your business, this means meeting the needs of your consumer is not just about having the right product [...]

By |February 8th, 2021|Categories: Blog, EHS Software, Sustainability software|Comments Off on Adapting to Sustainability Consumer Trends

Everything You Need to Know About Sustainability Reporting

For any organisation looking to bolster their environmental and social credentials, sustainability reporting needs to become a priority. Being able to shed light on the complexities of an organisation’s daily operations and supply chains can help improve profitability, efficiency, and sustainability. Annual reports that clearly communicate a company’s environmental and social performance helps to engage stakeholders, employees, investors, and customers. It also helps to identify areas of improvement as well as presenting an opportunity to celebrate successful milestones. With so many data points within a business, the sheer volume of data can soon become overwhelming and the ability to communicate [...]

By |December 23rd, 2020|Categories: Blog, EHS Software, Sustainability software|Comments Off on Everything You Need to Know About Sustainability Reporting

7 Benefits of Using a Sustainability Consultancy

The need for organisations to operate sustainably while prioritising people and planet (as well as profit), has never been so important. From climate change to labour injustice, businesses have the responsibility to understand their true impact in the world. Supply chains are becoming increasingly complex and organisations must be accountable for every aspect of their business. Failing to do so carries with it not only concerns for people and the planet, but also highlights inefficiencies within supply chains that can negatively impact profitability. A lack of transparency within a business also shows a brand that is struggling to keep up [...]

Top tips for selecting the right EHS software

Sustainability & EHS software helps companies collect, manage, report and ultimately drive positive change using data. At SustainIt, when we speak about sustainability data, we’re not just looking at environmental sustainability but instead, data related to a sustainable world in general including governance, health & safety, supply chain and corporate social responsibility (CSR).  The EHS software market is awash with companies looking to sell you their solutions. Having worked in this space for the last 15 years, seeing it develop and change greatly over that time, we have learned a lot from working directly with companies to select, implement and manage a variety of EHS solutions.  So below are [...]

By |November 6th, 2020|Categories: Blog, EHS Software, Software Selection, Sustainability software|Comments Off on Top tips for selecting the right EHS software

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