MEMBERSHIP

TSC members are leading together to drive action and innovation, making the everyday products we use better and more sustainable. Members represent multiple aspects of the consumer goods supply chain. We bring these perspectives together to drive positive impact at scale.

ALL ACCESS MEMBER BENEFITS

For the ultimate TSC member experience

TSC Staff Strategy and Support Services

    • 1:1 Support from senior TSC staff on your company goals and commitments, to help you define and implement sustainability leadership in your organization and supply chain.
    • Access to TSC university-based experts in:
      • Systems Change
      • Circular Economy
      • Ecological Impacts and Emissions
      • Forests
      • Human and Community Well-being
      • Agricultural and Food Systems
    • In-person team visits and customized presentations for your company, including training/engagement with your senior leadership team, procurement, sales, marketing, operations, and procurement teams.
    • Access to Retailer and Brands Goal Database, which includes detailed data of public goals made by 25+ of the top brands and retailers around the world related to supply chain management, sustainable sourcing, supplier engagement, or a similar scope, by sustainability issue.

    THESIS Assessments and Performance Support

    • Waived Annual License Fee for brands and manufacturers to use THESIS on SupplyShift.
    • Unlimited access to TSC Member Portal.
    • Prioritized, personal support for using THESIS
    • THESIS scorecard review with TSC experts.
    • Opportunities to speak on and learn from THESIS-focused webinars.
    • Priority access to anonymized detailed THESIS response data, sector analyses and insights on industry trends.
    • Sustainability trainings and information sessions.
    • Priority access to TSC proprietary Commodity Mapping Tool and expert support to get started.
    • Support for internal communication to customer, sales, sustainability, and retail teams.
    • Support for external consumer communication, case study design, and storytelling.

    Leadership, Innovation, and Engagement Opportunities

    • Participation in active working groups on THESIS, sustainability leadership, and consumer communication
    • 6 passes to TSC’s annual Summit
    • Participation in Innovation Program projects, where outcomes aim to translate science, create transparency, and promote leadership. Projects focus on circularity, land use and deforestation, ecological impacts and emissions, and human health and well-being.
    • Ability to run for TSC board of Directors
    • Unlimited access TSC Leadership Institute: A space where members and leading sustainability experts identify solutions to complex sustainability challenges they are facing, learn from each other, and see things in new ways and from new perspectives.

    STANDARD MEMBER BENEFITS

    For a basic TSC member experience

    TSC Staff Strategy and Support Services

      • 1:1 Support from senior TSC staff on your company goals and commitments, to help you define and implement sustainability leadership in your organization and supply chain.
      • Access to TSC university-based experts in:
        • Systems Change
        • Circular Economy
        • Ecological Impacts and Emissions
        • Forests
        • Human and Community Well-being
        • Agricultural and Food Systems
      • In-person team visits and customized presentations for your company, including training/engagement with your senior leadership team, procurement, sales, marketing, operations, and procurement teams.

      THESIS Assessments and Performance Support

      • Waived Annual License Fee for brands and manufacturers to use THESIS on SupplyShift.
      • Limited access to TSC Member Portal.
      • Prioritized, personal support for using THESIS.
      • THESIS scorecard review with TSC experts.
      • Opportunities to speak on and learn from THESIS-focused webinars.
      • Priority access to anonymized detailed THESIS response data, sector analyses and insights on industry trends.
      • Sustainability Trainings and Information Sessions.
      • Limited access to TSC proprietary Commodity Mapping Tool and expert support to get started.
      • Support for internal communication to customer, sales, sustainability, and retail teams.
      • Support for external consumer communication, case study design, and storytelling.

      Leadership, Innovation, and Engagement Opportunities

      • Participation in active working groups on THESIS, sustainability leadership, and consumer communication.
      • 2 passes to TSC’s annual Summit.
      • Participation in Innovation Program projects, where outcomes aim to translate science, create transparency, and promote leadership. Projects focus on circularity, land use and deforestation, ecological impacts and emissions, and human health and well-being.
      • Ability to add TSC Leadership Institute for $10k/year: A space where members and leading sustainability experts identify solutions to complex sustainability challenges they are facing, learn from each other, and see things in new ways and from new perspectives.

      SMALL TO MEDIUM SIZED BUSINESS (SME) MEMBER BENEFITS

      Specifically created for companies with annual revenue below $100million to join TSC projects, co-develop resources used in global business and make an impact in supply chain sustainability. 

      Networking: gain visibility within your industry and with customers, peers, partners, and suppliers 

      Influence: SME members will have an opportunity to share small business best practices 

      THESIS Assessments and Performance Support

      • Waived Annual License Fee for brands and manufacturers to use THESIS on SupplyShift 
      • Prioritized, personal support for THESIS assessment (up to 6 hours) 
      • Priority Access to Industry Insights Reports (receive them early alongside Standard TSC members) 
      • Learn from THESIS Live Webinars, potential speaking opportunities 
      • Support for internal communication to customer, sales, sustainability, and retail teams 
      • Support for external consumer communication, case study design, and storytelling 
      • Access to TSC Member Portal 

      Leadership, Innovation, and Engagement Opportunities

      • Participation in active working groups on THESIS and sustainability leadership 
      • 1 pass to TSC’s annual Summit 
      • Participation in Innovation Program projects, where outcomes aim to translate science, create transparency, and promote leadership. Projects focus on circularity, land use and deforestation, ecological impacts and emissions, and human health and well-being. 
      • 1 pass to Sustainability Leadership InstituteA space where members and leading sustainability experts identify solutions to complex sustainability challenges they are facing, learn from each other, and see things in new ways and from new perspectives. 

      DUES AND QUALIFICATIONS

      Companies and organizations committed to making the everyday products we use better and more sustainable are eligible to join TSC. Membership benefits are active as soon as an application is completed and approved.

      All Access Membership

      All Access members are leaders in helping TSC carry out its mission. All Access members have full access to member benefits.
      Membership dues may be tax deductible for U.S. members.

      ANNUAL REVENUES ANNUAL DUES
      Large Corporations ($500M or more in annual revenue) $100,000 Now includes THESIS Implementation support for retailers using SupplyShift!
      Small Corporations (Less than $500M in annual revenue) $25,000
      Large Civil Societies ($50M or more in annual assets) $25,000
      Small Civil Societies (Less than $50M in annual assets) $10,000
      Government Bodies $25,000

      Standard Membership

      Standard members have access to TSC resources, tools, and some workshops and meetings.
      Membership dues may be tax deductible for U.S. members.

      ANNUAL REVENUES ANNUAL DUES
      Large Corporations ($500M or more in annual revenue) $50,000 Now includes THESIS Implementation support for retailers using SupplyShift!
      Small Corporations (Less than $500M in annual revenue) $10,000
      Large Civil Societies ($50M or more in annual assets) $10,000
      Small Civil Societies (Less than $50M in annual assets) $5,000
      Government Bodies $10,000

      Small to Medium Sized Business (SME) Membership 

      SME members have access to TSC resources, stafftools, and some workshops and meetings.
      Membership dues may be tax deductible for U.S. members.
       

      ANNUAL REVENUES  ANNUAL DUES 
      Small to Medium Corporations* ($100M or less in consolidate annual revenue)  $5,000 
      *Consultants and Trade Associations not eligible for SME Level Membership   

      Trade Association Membership

      Trade Association members have access to TSC resources, tools, and some workshops and meetings.
      Trade Association members must agree to and abide by the Rules of Engagement in the membership policy and agree to meet the following criteria:

      1) Must have five or more mutual members with TSC (with at least $500K in membership fees paid by the mutual members)

      2) Must work with TSC to recruit two new TSC members for every year of the Trade Associations membership

      TSC membership dues may be tax deductible for U.S. members.

      ANNUAL REVENUES ANNUAL DUES
      Large Trade Association ($50M or more in annual assets) $50,000
      Small Trade Association (Less than $50M in annual assets) $25,000

      100+ GLOBAL MEMBER COMMUNITY

      TSC members are leaders and have found pathways to address environmental, social, and economic imperatives in product supply chains. Our members bring diverse perspectives and a shared commitment to improve sustainability in all parts of the consumer goods industry.