Four key drivers for businesses to buy from social enterprises are identified and described in this paper:
Access to innovation and creativity
Opportunity to absorb local insight
Demonstration of values to customers
Diversifying supply chains
The paper also features case studies from companies which already include social enterprises in their supply chains, alongside five immediate actions businesses can take to buy more from social enterprises are outlined in this paper.
- Four key drivers for businesses to buy from social enterprises were identified
- 4 in 5 chief procurement officers say it is important to buy from social enterprises