Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp. has unveiled a new Global Sustainable Procurement Policy applicable to all of the tire maker’s purchased materials and services, as well as to all suppliers globally.
The company officially announced the new policy from its Tokyo headquarters 5 Feb.
According to Bridgestone, the Global Sustainable Procurement Policy has three main goals:
To help identify and evaluate qualified suppliers;
To promote best practices; and
To serve as a communication and improvement tool for the tire industry.
As the world’s largest tire maker, Bridgestone has a responsibility to lead…