About ELEVATE

ELEVATE was formed by founders of mission-driven companies who shared a passion for innovation and impact.

ELEVATE is the industry leader in sustainability and supply chain services globally. We design, build and manage data driven sustainability linked programs with assessment, advisory, program management and analytics that drive positive impact.

Our purpose drives our passion and our excellence.

We believe in sustainable, balanced and inclusive economic growth. We believe in an economic model that collectively activates business and other stakeholders to improve people’s lives and preserve the planet. This requires a commitment to transparency, visibility and the thoughtful management of risk and performance. It requires a commitment to business driven sustainability.

To achieve this purpose: We engage, we innovate, we inspire, we ELEVATE.

Uniquely positioned

ELEVATE holds a unique place in the industry.

We are the only independent sustainability and supply chain services provider with global reach, local expertise, a beyond audit assessment and improvement model coupled with sustainability expertise, and unique insights from our quality data.

We are also the single biggest dedicated business risk and sustainability solutions provider. In terms of audits performed annually, we are the fourth biggest company overall. We conduct over 18,000 assessments and audits per year with the geographic reach to over 100 countries.

It’s not only about performing audits to high standards of quality and integrity. As industry leaders of the beyond audit model, we institute processes before audits, during facility visits, and after audits that deliver scalable and sustainable improvements for businesses and workers.

Our business-minded perspective and relentless focus on transparency, innovation, sustainability and measurable impact in the full value chain delivers lasting positive change for companies, brands and retailers, suppliers, factories and workers.

In addition, we own unique and robust data that support our ability to deliver customer benchmarking and segmentation to drive program effectiveness.

This positioning gives ELEVATE unique insights and the opportunity to shape the industry’s development. We are truly the only service provider that can develop solutions around customer need.

News & Media

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ELEVATE IS AN APPROVED VERIFIER FOR THE HIGG BRM

ELEVATE is proud to be an Approved Verifier for the Higg BRM. ELEVATE was a part of the Higg BRM pilot implemented in 2020, and a leading partner to help the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) develop and launch the Higg BRM, including the provision of support on the social indicators criteria and the How to Higg Guidance Manual.

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NEW SUPPLY CHAIN TRACING PROJECT TO DEVELOP AN INDUSTRY PROTOCOL AND PLATFORM TO INCREASE DOWNSTREAM TRACING OF GOODS MADE WITH CHILD AND FORCED LABOR

Detecting child and forced labor in today’s global, complex supply chains is a daunting challenge. The complexity, fragmentation and fluidity of most company’s supply chains limit visibility to the raw materials used in their products. Risks of exploitative labor practices, including child and forced labor, increase at the raw material level, such as farming and mining, and are typically excluded

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ELEVATE RECEIVES ICS ACCREDITATION

ELEVATE is excited to announce that we have been accredited by the Initiative for Compliance and Sustainability (ICS)

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