Sedex (www.sedex.com ) is one of the world’s leading ethical trade service providers, working to improve working conditions in global supply chains. Sedex provides practical tools, services and a community network to help companies improve their responsible and sustainable business practices and source responsibly.
As a responsible and sustainable business Vikan is a Sedex supplier member. Using Sedex tools and services helps our company improve our responsible business practices. This is documented through yearly SEDEX self-assessments and periodic SMETA audits.
SMETA (Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit) assesses a site based on their organisation’s standards of labour, health and safety, environment and business ethics through a third part auditor.