Panasonic's procurement activities are based on the following policies.
- Implementation of Global Procurement Activities
The Company globally establishes partnerships with suppliers to respond to production activities on a global scale, and works to create the functions and values our customers demand based on relationships of mutual trust and through diligent studies and cooperation.
- Implementation of CSR Procurement
Complying with laws and regulations, social norms, and corporate ethics, the Company promotes procurement activities together with suppliers that fulfill their social responsibilities, such as human rights, labor, safety and health, global environmental conservation, information security.
- Procurement Activities Working Closely with Suppliers
In order to achieve product values expected by customers, the Company serves as the contact point of suppliers with respect to information, such as the market trends of materials and goods, new technologies, new materials, and new processes, and works to ensure and maintain the quality of purchased goods, realize competitive prices, and respond to market changes.
We comply with laws and regulations, social codes, and corporate ethics and practice the protection of human rights, labor, safety and health, and the global environment with our suppliers.
Clean Procurement Declaration
We conduct fair and appropriate transactions with our suppliers.
We work with our suppliers to reduce our environmental impact, while strengthening our product capabilities, and ensuring, maintaining, and improving quality.