Now more than ever before, retailers are setting and executing ambitious sustainability targets. To achieve these targets, retailers are seeking an increased understanding of their supply chain and are using THESIS to achieve this. Additionally, global market demand is high for environmental disclosure and rapid sustainability action. Pressure grows each year from consumers to regulators.
THESIS is a holistic, science-based transparency and performance management tool rooted in science and stakeholder collaboration. As a supplier, THESIS enables you to respond to multiple retailers while enhancing your awareness of your own supply chain to advance sustainability within your company. With THESIS, you can:
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Use a single platform to communicate directly with multiple retailer buyers.
Be seen as a leader by your retail buyers
Align on retailer sustainability initiatives
- THESIS is tried and tested with the world’s largest retailers over the past ten years
Define and achieve your supply chain goals.
Receive tailored action recommendations to inform improvements year over year
Benchmark your performance against your competitors
Supports existing reporting efforts while offering deeper insights
Capture historical year over year trends across product categories
- Identify operational efficiency and cost savings for activities crucial to your business
Hotspots create clarity on the most pressing sustainability impacts for your products.
- THESIS includes resources to understand supply chain sustainability and the sustainability of consumer products
- Gain science-based resources to inform development of consumer-facing language, external collaboration, and internal, cross-functional training
Understand the global impact of your products.
Identify risks so you can take action to mitigate against climate-change, natural disasters, and social and political unrest
Meet growing retailer and consumer expectations while building trust with stakeholders through transparency
THESIS assessments replace the need for hiring separate resources to conduct category materiality assessments and for creating tailored sustainability improvement plans
THESIS Support Center
Welcome to the THESIS Support Center, a centralized place to find guidance, resources, and best practices to support your success driving value with THESIS. Our THESIS Support team is here to help you get the most out of THESIS and to help you identify, prioritize, and address sustainability impacts in your supply chains. THESIS is designed to be useful at every stage of consumer good supply chain regardless of business type or size.
We offer resources and support for each step in the process from:
Getting Started with THESIS
- Understanding THESIS
- Understanding your current organizational state
- Getting Started on THESIS on SupplyShift
THESIS Data Collection and Completing KPIs
- Data collection best practices, process, and important information
- Completing THESIS KPIs
- Completing THESIS Assessments
Using your THESIS Results to drive value
- Understand your THESIS score
- Using THESIS results to drive value
Beyond Tier 1 Tool Resources
Download our free THESIS Guides
NEW Intro to THESIS for Suppliers
NEW THESIS Process Overview
Resources are available based on what you need, from available on-demand to hands-on support.
For hands on
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NEW TSC Knowledge Hub
A searchable hub of short form articles with valuable information on THESIS and TSC
Getting your questions answered:
THESIS Live Webinar Series
Free webinars with important information and resources to support your THESIS Assessment process. Gives you the opportunity to have your questions answered live.
Trained Service Providers
Trained Service Providers are experienced sustainability expert consultants, with specialized training in THESIS content, KPIs, and methodology.
THESIS Product Finder
A free tool to help identify which product assessments exist on THESIS and an overview of the sustainability issues for each product
TSC Help Desk
Questions about a KPI, navigating THESIS, or anything during your THESIS process? Contact: email@example.com
Our science-based services can add value to your efforts, whether you’re just starting out or already a seasoned sustainability leader.
THESIS Video Library
A living library of short, support videos covering important topics to support to help you complete THESIS assessments. A majority of our videos have subtitles available in English, Mandarin, and Spanish. How to enable subtitles.
TSC Webinars and Events
Stay up to date on TSC News and Upcoming Events
NEW TSC Sustainability Resources
A collection of resources to learn about consumer products and supply chain sustainability
Take a quick spin through our FAQs on THESIS
Contact your THESIS supplier team today: