For Suppliers & Business Partners

Dear Valued Supplier,

At Strauss Brands, our dedication to ethical business practices and social responsibility is at the heart of everything we do. We proudly commit to the Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) Code, aligning our operations with its principles. This commitment is seamlessly integrated with our own Code of Conduct (CoC), ensuring that our business operations not only meet but exceed the standards of ethical trading and corporate responsibility.

Our Commitment:

  • Adherence to ETI Code: Strauss Brands rigorously adheres to the ETI Code, which encompasses fair labor practices, safe working conditions, and respect for workers’ rights. Our alignment with the ETI Code reflects our dedication to ethical practices in every aspect of our business
  • Strauss Brands CoC Integration: Our Code of Conduct is a manifestation of our core values and principles. It goes hand-in-hand with the ETI Code, providing a clear framework for decision-making and business operations. This CoC emphasizes integrity, transparency, and respect in all our dealings
  • Supplier Engagement: We actively engage with our suppliers to ensure they understand and commit to both the ETI Code and Strauss Brands’ CoC. This includes regular training, audits, and collaborative efforts to maintain high ethical standards throughout our supply chain
  • Employee Training and Awareness: All our employees receive comprehensive training on the ETI Code and our CoC. This empowers them to act ethically, understand their rights, and contribute to a workplace that honors these guiding principles
  • Continuous Improvement and Monitoring: We are committed to continual improvement in our practices. Regular assessments and audits are conducted to ensure compliance with both the ETI Code and our CoC. We encourage feedback from employees, suppliers, and stakeholders to help us refine and enhance our approach
  • Transparency and Accountability: Strauss Brands maintains transparency in all operations. We are accountable for our actions and ensure that ethical considerations are paramount in our business decisions
  • Community and Stakeholder Engagement: We recognize the importance of engaging with our community and stakeholders. Our commitment extends beyond our immediate operations, aiming to positively impact society and set a standard in ethical trading and conduct

At Strauss Brands, we understand that our commitment to the ETI Code and our CoC is not just about compliance; it’s about setting a benchmark for ethical excellence. We strive to be a leader in ethical trading and conduct, ensuring that our business practices benefit not only our company but also our employees, suppliers, customers, and the wider community.

You can read more about our policies here.