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1 Daniela Suter Head of Sustainability Near Non Food and Specialised Markets Textmasterformate durch Klicken bearbeiten The road to green and sustainable global value chains lessons learned! Hier steht ein Bild randabfallend. Wenn kein Bild vorhanden ist, bitte Folie 2 benutzen.

2 Agenda: The road to green and sustainable global value chains - lessons learned! Migros: who we are 3 How we do things at Migros 8 Yesterday today tomorrow 14 Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 2

3 1 Migros: who we are Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 3

4 1 Migros: who we are Migros: Culture with strong values The bigger an enterprise, the bigger its obligation to contribute, beyond the commercial aspects, to solving the problems of mankind. Founder of Migros: Gottlieb Duttweiler As quoted in wir Brückenbauer, 31st July 1959 Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 4

5 1 Migros: who we are Migros: Biggest retailer in CH Founded 1925 by Gottlieb Duttweiler Largest retailer in Switzerland: 24.6 billion CHF turnover in strategic business segments Largest private employer in Switzerland: employees Cooperative with 2.3 million members 3.5 billion CHF for the Migros Cultural Percentage since 1957 Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 5

6 1 Migros: who we are Guidelines vision of sustainable development Migros is the Swiss company that is passionately committed to the quality of life of all of its customers. Quality of life is something on which we take a comprehensive, long-term view. This «mission» from the company s mission statement forms a basis for our commitment to sustainable development. Working with all of our customers, our suppliers and interested social groups, we want to play an active part in shaping the future. We are committed to striking a balance between economic, ecological and social demands. This produces a model for sustainable development that Migros is firmly committed to and which is embodied in our corporate values. Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 6

7 21 How we do things at Migros Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 7

8 2 How we do things at Migros Issues in the Textile Supply Chain Identification of critical issues 1996 Migros introduced the eco-programme to address ecological and social issues in the textile supply chain we started our Migros Bio Cotton programme to promote organic cotton Migros started the Max Havelaar Fairtrade programme for textiles Migros became founding member of BCI Better Cotton to address critical ecologial and social issues in cotton production. Labels, Certificates, Initiatives As with any other certifications, initiatives, programmes, etc. also the Migros eco/bio/max Havelaar certification require that the respective rules and criteria are respected. Adherence to such requirements is carefully monitored and certified by third parties. Production under defined standards does not necessarily mean that goods are labelled accordingly (BSCI, BCI) Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 8

9 2 How we do things at Migros Issues are best tackled with our partners along the textile supply chain We learn about and evaluate risk and sustainability problems in supply chains in general and identify the critical issues in our Migros core business, along our supply chains. In the production chain for textiles, wet processes (bleaching, dyeing, printing, finishing) have the biggest effect on people and the environment. Use of chemicals, water and energy is incomparably higher than in preliminary stages or in the manufacturing process. We define standards and requirements to address these critical issues. Product safety, use of resources and work safety are the deciding principles. Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 9

10 2 How we do things at Migros Migros eco-standard for textiles DETAILS What eco is all about Eco provides a coherent approach for product and production ecology. Eco provides due diligence (not financial) through an uninterrupted chain of guarantees and through certification by an external agency. Eco is based on a preventative principle of avoidance. The goal is to produce clean clothing and textiles with maximum consideration for the environment. Eco avoids costly and time consuming tests of the finished products that only offer marginal safety. Eco offers full traceability of each article and the monitoring of ecologically critical processes form the basis for improvements. Eco-monitoring means monitoring and implementation of the MIGROS eco-criteria in a sustainable, systematic method. The three pillars of Eco are: Avoid Reduce Replace. Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 10

11 2 How we do things at Migros Organizational Procedure Migros eco-standard for textiles Phase 1 Phase 2 Phase 3 Phase 4 Phase 5 SUPPLY CHAIN Buyers Define Product Buyers Select Supplier Request eco from Supplier Integral part of offer Integral part of contract Offer on all relevant aspects of product / order Including ecoprocess Quick check: supplier is requested to disclose intended supply chain If accepted for monitoring: process starts Supplier is to inform his supply chain, select his suppliers accordingly request relevant information from supply chain Provide full documentation Check if all relevant information is available and plausible May ask for additional material Evaluates colorants, auxiliaries and chemicals Imposes and monitors corrections On sight audits Authorization or rejection of eco Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 11

12 2 How we do things at Migros Tools: Attestation of conformity / Questionnaires Specific questionnaires exist for each and every step and actor in the supply chain. All producers along the supply chain are requested to fully complete and sign these forms and give us full data on the chemical substances used. This allows us to identify and to avoid, reduce or replace any harmful and ecologically critical substances in the process. Upon request Material Safety Data Sheets must be provided, covering all the Substances used. Further technical data or Warranty Statements from chemical producers / products or existing Cerificates may be requested to evidence adherance to Migros eco-criteria. 2

13 2 How we do things at Migros Tools: Attestation of conformity / Material Safety Data Sheets To the professional user Material Safety Data Sheets provide important information on the following features: Product Identification Occuring hazards Safe handling Prevention measures and measures in case of danger Material Safety Data Sheets are legal documents, regulated under EU: VO (EG) Nr. 1907/2006, part. Art.31 in connection with addendum II China: GB/T Producers of chemical substances are responsible for Safety Data Sheets to be technically correct and complete. It is of utmost importance to update these documents regularly to meet the actual Legal Status Data not provided in MSDS, need to be gathered from chemical manufacturers with specially designed questionnaires for textile auxiliaries, dyes, coatings 5

14 31 Migros: yesterday today - tomorrow Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 14

15 3 Yesterday today - tomorrow Migros eco a sustainable process : Supplementary Agreement for detachable accessories 2006: Adding to the eco-criteria a list of allergenic dyes, adding CAS numbers 2007: Prepare revised inspection specifications for nickel in accessories 2007: Inclusion of regulated phthalates in the criteria as a separate category 2007: Inclusion of the antimicrobial finishes in the criteria as a separate category. 2012: exclusion of antimicrobial finishes Continuous improvement of the eco criteria towards a sustainable textile production Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 15

16 3 Yesterday today - tomorrow Migros eco milestones Elimination of printing on the basis of heavy gasoline/kerosene/turpentine Ban on PVC Prints for eco articles First eco-products in denim Elimination of chlorine bleach for cotton products Elimination of after chromium/mordant dyes Migros Accessories Project: Selected Manufacturers of accessories (YKK, Amann, Coats) complete the eco-audit. Their whole range of products is checked on conformity with eco-criteria. All Migros eco- suppliers have access to eco-compatible products. Extension of questionnaire on natural fibres GM (genetically modified cotton) for organic cotton Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 16

17 3 Yesterday today - tomorrow Migros eco milestones / : Migros workwear is produced according to eco-criteria First eco-articles with PVC-free sequins Zipper-Project: Auditing of seven leading manufacturers of zippers in India and China (including their production facilities). SBS Zippers China decided to implement the learning of the audit results in their purchasing guidelines process oriented eco assessment for selected suppliers with good eco performance (full screening of all chemical products on-site and their environmental impact) Avoidance of pigment combinations in printing recipes which may release forbidden aromatic amines Instructions for printers to help printers to establish process safety measures Excluding antimicrobial finishes from eco-qualification Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 17

18 3 Yesterday today - tomorrow Migros eco where we stand today and our goals for the future % Migros Private Label Apparel and 45 % Home Textiles covered by eco where we fail: stock market fabrics, small orders, special finishes Our goal is to have 100% of our Migros Private Labels to be covered by eco: Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 18

19 4 Thank you Gottlieb Duttweiler The Visionary In the modern world, success comes to those who are able to build their companies around a world of ideas. Gottlieb Duttweiler Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund Sustainability Near/NonFood Prime Source Forum Hongkong March Seite 19

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