As consumers become more informed, educated, and conscious, there is an immense on companies to ensure that they comply with ethics and uphold transparency and human values. Consumers today care a great deal about sustainability, environment, animal rights, corruption, and labor exploitation, which is why it is important for companies to conduct a thorough assessment of their suppliers and vendors to ensure that compliance practices are being adopted and upheld and by all the parties involved. This also helps companies project a positive brand image and contribute to developing a better business environment. In order to protect your company’s reputation, it is important for businesses to ensure accountability and open communication across the entire supply chain. At BlinkGlobal, we provide international sourcing and supply chain management solutions to companies across the United States. In this article, our experts share important things to consider to ensure transparency in your supply chains.