Why Our Members Say They Join

SPLC is a non-profit organization whose mission is to support and recognize purchasing leadership that accelerates the transition to a prosperous and sustainable future. Founded in 2013, SPLC convenes buyers, suppliers, and public interest advocates to develop programs that simplify and standardize sustainable purchasing efforts by large organizations.

Here are a few of the reasons why our current members have told us they joined:

   

 

Purchasers

Suppliers

Public Interest Advocates

SHAPE THE FUTURE

be at the forefront of the movement to transform the sustainability of our economybe at the table when guidance is being developed for products or services you sellhelp raise the standards used in trillions of dollars worth of purchasing decisions

REDUCE COSTS & RISKS

enhance efficiency of staff;
reduce consulting costs;
affordable training for your staff;
share costs of
supplier engagement;
avoid mistakes
reduce costs associated with market confusion;
harmonize data requests to address “survey fatigue”
reduce cost of promoting new science and best practices;
lower risk that guidance and tools will be under-utilized

INCREASE BUSINESS VALUE

find preferable solutions that fulfill your end users’ needs;
meet and exceed mandates
cost-effectively;
receive recognition for your leadership
align offerings to expressed market needs;
align brand with Council’s sustainability leadership
improve outcomes by getting upstream of downstream impacts;
expand reach of existing efforts

ACCESS PEOPLE & INFORMATION

gain access to trustworthy, ready-to-use guidance;
gain insight into peer efforts & market direction;
develop networks of peers and forward-thinking suppliers
gain insight into needs and expectations of leading large organizations;
develop networks of peers and forward-thinking purchasers
gain insight into procurement processes and current challenges;
develop relationships with potential partners

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