High street giant Marks & Spencer is leading the charge against abuses in the global supply chain with a long-term commitment to sustainability
When it comes to acting for the common good, however, we shouldn’t be striving to stand out, to subvert a competitor in the pursuit of our own agenda
An ethical approach to business can not only be profitable, but is also often a requirement of discerning customers eager to safeguard the planet and protect workers
Ethical business practices, placing the wellbeing of people and the planet alongside healthy profits, are gaining traction among established corporations and radical startups alike
When a brand that built its reputation on upholding high ethical standards is sold, can the ethical approach be safeguarded?
Business should be ethical to do the right thing and not just because it may make money
As Britain considers mobilising her own “mittelstand” of growing mid-sized companies into a collective force, Germany’s original model remains the gold standard for success. But it could be folly to try to copy Germany, writes Will Stirling.