At AB Supplies Ltd, we always purchase from a vendor we have inspected and approved personally. We believe that business should be conducted with total respect for people and the environment. We adopt a rigorous selection process for manufacturers, ensuring only those that are totally committed to exceeding our high ethical standards become appointed vendors.
We recognise that our business activities affect the natural environment in a number of ways. We strive through continuing improvement to minimise the adverse effects on the environment and the earth’s natural resources, whilst safeguarding the health and safety of our employees and the public. We purposely seek out vendors who take positive action to minimise both waste and the impact of their manufacturing processes on the surrounding environment.
We are a member of Sedex. Sedex is the Supplier Ethical Data Exchange, which is committed to the continuous improvement of the ethical performance of supply chains and is open to companies throughout the world.
Our products are manufactured by different organisations employing thousands of people in many countries. We recognise and honour our duty to protect the workforce used in the manufacture of our products and work tirelessly with our suppliers to ensure the provision of fair wages and working hours, sage and hygienic working conditions, regular employment and no discrimination or harsh or inhumane treatment of employees.
Each appointed vendor must comply with national and other applicable laws and conform to the following terms as a minimum requirement;