In this rapidly changing world, it is clear that there is much to do as we prepare to address today’s issues and those of tomorrow. In 2015, we built on our existing CR efforts and Source to Store approach by articulating a more holistic CR strategy that we believe will address these global and industry challenges. We seek to strengthen our organization by managing risk, maximizing efficiencies and driving value in this rapidly changing world. In shaping our strategy, we conducted a materiality assessment with multiple stakeholders, benchmarked the strategies of industry peers and reviewed the impact of our current initiatives.
Looking ahead, we will increasingly set measurable targets to monitor and evaluate our progress, and take action to improve upon our performance.
At PVH, we believe that Corporate Responsibility helps strengthen our organization by managing risk, maximizing efficiencies and driving value in a rapidly changing world.
The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals ("SDGs"), agreed upon by 193 countries in 2015, will help guide global efforts to achieve sustainable development over the next 15 years. We have developed our new CR strategy to support the SDGs, as we renew our efforts to achieve positive impacts across our value chain.
|Promote adherence to A Shared Commitment, our code of conduct for business partners, and go beyond compliance to improve the lives of workers within our supply chain.|
|Ensure safe working conditions for workers within our supply chain.|
|Attract and retain world class talent by making PVH a great place to work.|
|Invest in and support PVH associates in reaching their full potential in an inclusive environment where every individual is valued.|
|Practice responsible chemical management by reducing and eventually phasing out hazardous chemicals from our supply chain by 2020.|
|Safeguard and preserve water resources to ensure continuity and quality of water supply for our business and the community.|
|Reduce the amount of packaging used in PVH products and work towards zero materials to landfill by using recyclable materials.|
|Source raw materials more sustainably to minimize social and environmental impacts along the supply chain.|
|Measure and reduce PVH’s GHG emissions by reducing energy consumption, increasing energy efficiency and utilizing clean energy both in our owned and operated facilities and across our value chain.|
|Support the needs of women and children by creating safe spaces, improving access to education and enhancing quality of life.|