At Outlet Online, we are committed to conducting our business operations ethically and responsibly. We acknowledge our responsibility to address and combat modern slavery and human trafficking in all its forms. This Modern Slavery Policy outlines our commitment to eradicating these practices within our supply chains and business operations.
Outlet Online is committed to:
- Zero Tolerance: We have a zero-tolerance approach to modern slavery and human trafficking. We do not support or condone any form of forced labour, child labour, or human trafficking within our supply chains or any part of our business.
- Compliance: Complying with all applicable laws and regulations related to modern slavery and human trafficking, including the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and its equivalents in other jurisdictions where we operate.
- Transparency: Being transparent about our business practices and supply chain, ensuring that our customers have access to relevant information regarding our efforts to combat modern slavery.
- Assessment: Continuously assessing and monitoring our supply chain to identify and mitigate any risks related to modern slavery and human trafficking.
- Training: Providing training to our employees and suppliers to increase awareness and understanding of modern slavery issues.
- Collaboration: Collaborating with industry partners, and organisations to drive industry-wide efforts to combat modern slavery.
Supply Chain Management
Outlet Online is dedicated to ensuring that our supply chain is free from modern slavery and human trafficking. We undertake the following measures:
- Supplier Due Diligence: We conduct thorough due diligence on our suppliers, including assessing their labour practices and compliance with modern slavery laws.
- Supplier Agreements: All supplier agreements and contracts must be compliant with modern slavery laws and regulations.
- Reporting Mechanisms: We have established reporting mechanisms for employees and suppliers, to report any concerns or suspicions related to modern slavery or human trafficking.
We are committed to upholding the rights and dignity of our employees:
- Fair Employment: We provide fair wages, working hours, and working conditions to all our employees.
- Non-Discrimination: We do not tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind, and we promote a diverse and inclusive workplace.
- Whistle-blower Protection: We protect employees who report concerns about modern slavery or human trafficking from any form of retaliation.
Outlet Online is committed to continuously improving our efforts to combat modern slavery and human trafficking. We will review and update this policy regularly to reflect changes in laws, regulations, and best practices.
At Outlet Online, we are resolute in our commitment to eradicating modern slavery and human trafficking. We strive to be a responsible and ethical business, and we encourage our employees and suppliers to join us in this endeavour. Together, we can create a world free from modern slavery and human trafficking.
Date: September 19, 2023