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  • Overall approach
    1/12
    • Overarching commitment on deforestation
      0/4
    • Signatory to an initiative tackling deforestation
      1/1
      Yes
      1/1
      Which initiatives?: UN Global Compact; Other initiative

      If Other Initiative, specify:: "BSR’s Responsible Luxury Initiative, the Leather Working Group, the Sustainable Apparel Coalition and the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals Programme"
      "We believe collaboration is critical to creating lasting change. In addition to our support of the UN Global Compact, the Fashion Pact, the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion, the Open to All Pledge and the UN Women’s Empowerment Principles, we have partnered with industry groups and sustainability leaders including BSR’s Responsible Luxury Initiative, the Leather Working Group, the Sustainable Apparel Coalition and the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals Programme, in order to increase our collective impact."  
    • Awareness of the value of forests
      0/1
    • Deforestation as a business risk
      0/1
    • High-level management of deforestion
      0/1
    • Executive compensation linked to deforestation
    • Target to reduce emissions from land-use change
      0/2
    • Reporting on emissions from land-use change
      0/2
    • Disclosure of conservation activity
    • Disclosure of reforestation activity
    • Target to reduce emissions in scope 1/2
      Yes
      0/0
      What is the target date for the company to achieve their climate target?: 2025

      Type of climate target: Other or unclear
      "To combat the impacts of climate change and operate our business more sustainably, we are committed to reducing our greenhouse gas emissions and increasing our investment in renewable energy. Our goal is to be 100% carbon neutral in our direct operations, and to source 100% of energy for our owned and operated facilities from renewable sources, by 2025. Building on our net zero carbon emissions commitment, and in an effort to deliver on the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement, we will additionally commit to set emissions reduction targets across our operations and supply chain (Scopes 1, 2 and 3) with the Science Based Targets initiative by 2021."
  • Commodity score
    13/88
    • Leather
      17/88
      • Commitment Strength
        8/20
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          2/11
          • Commitment details
            Sustainability commitment/other
            1.3/8
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Sustainability commitment/other
            1.3/8
            Do they have a deforestation commitment covering animal feed?: No

            Which certification schemes are used?: Other certification

            Other certification scheme: leather working group
            "Capri Holdings is a member of the Leather Working Group, a multi-stakeholder initiative working toward developing and maintaining a consistent protocol to assess the environmental compliance and performance capabilities of leather manufacturers. To minimize the negative impact leather production may have on the environment, we are committed to sourcing at least 95% of the leather used in our products from Leather Working Group Gold or Silver Certified tanneries, or from tanneries achieving comparable certification, by 2025."
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/2
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/2
            What is the rationale for any exclusions?: 5% is excluded but not clear on what that is

            If no, what is excluded?: Segment
            "Capri Holdings is a member of the Leather Working Group, a multi-stakeholder initiative working toward developing and maintaining a consistent protocol to assess the environmental compliance and performance capabilities of leather manufacturers. To minimize the negative impact leather production may have on the environment, we are committed to sourcing at least 95% of the leather used in our products from Leather Working Group Gold or Silver Certified tanneries, or from tanneries achieving comparable certification, by 2025."
          • Target date
            2025
            0.5/1
            Target date
            2025
            0.5/1
            "Capri Holdings is a member of the Leather Working Group, a multi-stakeholder initiative working toward developing and maintaining a consistent protocol to assess the environmental compliance and performance capabilities of leather manufacturers. To minimize the negative impact leather production may have on the environment, we are committed to sourcing at least 95% of the leather used in our products from Leather Working Group Gold or Silver Certified tanneries, or from tanneries achieving comparable certification, by 2025."
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.5
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          8/9
          • Commitment details
            Downstream company, traces to Processing Facility, checks compliance
            5.3/5.3
            Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            Downstream company, traces to Processing Facility, checks compliance
            5.3/5.3
            (For leather companies only) Do they have a traceability commitment which goes back to the birth farm?: "Finished goods suppliers are considered Tier 1 suppliers. Tier 2 suppliers include fabric, trim and hardware suppliers and processing units, and Tier 3 suppliers include raw material suppliers."
            "We believe traceability is a critical first step toward environmental and social responsibility. Having reliable data on each step of our products’ life cycles gives us the ability to identify the greatest risks and opportunities in our supply chain. We currently have 100% traceability of finished goods suppliers across all of our brands, and strive to have 95% traceability of fabric, trim and hardware suppliers and processing units by 2025, and 95% traceability of raw material suppliers by 2030."
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            "We believe traceability is a critical first step toward environmental and social responsibility. Having reliable data on each step of our products’ life cycles gives us the ability to identify the greatest risks and opportunities in our supply chain. We currently have 100% traceability of finished goods suppliers across all of our brands, and strive to have 95% traceability of fabric, trim and hardware suppliers and processing units by 2025, and 95% traceability of raw material suppliers by 2030."
          • Target date
            2028-2030
            0/1
            Target date
            2028-2030
            0/1
            "We believe traceability is a critical first step toward environmental and social responsibility. Having reliable data on each step of our products’ life cycles gives us the ability to identify the greatest risks and opportunities in our supply chain. We currently have 100% traceability of finished goods suppliers across all of our brands, and strive to have 95% traceability of fabric, trim and hardware suppliers and processing units by 2025, and 95% traceability of raw material suppliers by 2030."
          • Interim target date
            Yes
            0.5/0.5
            Interim target date
            Yes
            0.5/0.5
            What date is given for the interim milestone(s)?: 2025
            "We believe traceability is a critical first step toward environmental and social responsibility. Having reliable data on each step of our products’ life cycles gives us the ability to identify the greatest risks and opportunities in our supply chain. We currently have 100% traceability of finished goods suppliers across all of our brands, and strive to have 95% traceability of fabric, trim and hardware suppliers and processing units by 2025, and 95% traceability of raw material suppliers by 2030."
      • Social Considerations
        5/18
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          Details of commitment: Discrimination; Forced labour; Child labour; Freedom of association
           "Our business partners must not use child labor, defined as school-age children [...] Freedom of Association: Our business partners should respect the legal rights of employees to freely and without harassment participate in worker organizations of their choice [...] Our business partners shall not use any form of slave, forced, bonded, indentured, or prison labor in any stage of the manufacture of our products [...] Our business partners will not practice nor do business with business partners who practice any form of improper discrimination in hiring and employment, including on the basis of age, race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity or national origin."
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/4
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          Commitment to address gender related labour rights including discrimination and harassment
          1/4
          Gender equality in the supply chain
          Commitment to address gender related labour rights including discrimination and harassment
          1/4
          "DISCRIMINATION. Our business partners will not practice nor do business with business partners who practice any form of improper discrimination in hiring and employment, including on the basis of age, race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity or national origin."
        • Commitment to remediation
          No
          0/2
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          No
          0/4
        • Commitment to resolve land conflicts
          No
      • Reporting and Implementation
        2/50
        • Reporting against commitments
          0/3
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/2.5
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/2.5
        • Reporting is independently verified
          0/2
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/1.5
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/1.5
        • Suppliers aligned with deforestation commitments across supply chain
          No
          0/2
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Risk assessments for forest risk
          No
          0/2
        • Operations assessed to comply with law
          No
          0/2
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes, publicly accessible grievance mechanism
          2/4
          Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes, publicly accessible grievance mechanism
          2/4
          Which issues does the grievance mechanism cover?: Social; Environmental
          'Whistleblower Policy' deals with complaints from employees or third parties - can be used to report misconduct including "Actions that endanger health or safety, or might cause environmental damage" and "Violations of the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics." The policy document includes a list of hotline numbers for different countries which can be used to report misconduct."
        • Report volumes of commodity
          No reporting
          0/2
        • Report verified volumes of commodity
          No disclosure
          0/6
        • Upstream: Monitor compliance with human rights
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Publishing supplier lists
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Monitor compliance in supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Reporting hectares of deforestation
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/2
        • Downstream: Disclosure of non-compliant suppliers
          No disclosure
          0/2
    • Pulp & Paper
      8/88
      • Commitment Strength
        3/20
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          0/8
          • Commitment details
            No commitment
            0/6
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/1.3
          • Target date
            No target date
            0/0.7
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.3
        • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
          3/5
          • Commitment details
            Yes
            3/3
            Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            Yes
            3/3
            Type of commitment: Recycled content
            "100% of point-of-sale packaging materials to be recyclable or sustainably sourced by 2025 [...] Our goal is to achieve a 25% reduction in our company’s direct operation waste, inclusive of the waste generated by our packaging, by 2025"
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/1.3
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/1.3
            If no, what is excluded?: Product line

            What is the rationale for any exclusions?: point-of-sale packaging only
            "100% of point-of-sale packaging materials to be recyclable or sustainably sourced by 2025 [...] Our goal is to achieve a 25% reduction in our company’s direct operation waste, inclusive of the waste generated by our packaging, by 2025"
          • Target date
            2025
            0.3/0.7
            Target date
            2025
            0.3/0.7
            "100% of point-of-sale packaging materials to be recyclable or sustainably sourced by 2025 [...] Our goal is to achieve a 25% reduction in our company’s direct operation waste, inclusive of the waste generated by our packaging, by 2025"
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.3
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/6
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/4
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/1.3
          • Target date
            No target date
            0/0.7
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.3
      • Social Considerations
        5/18
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          Details of commitment: Discrimination; Forced labour; Child labour; Freedom of association
           "Our business partners must not use child labor, defined as school-age children [...] Freedom of Association: Our business partners should respect the legal rights of employees to freely and without harassment participate in worker organizations of their choice [...] Our business partners shall not use any form of slave, forced, bonded, indentured, or prison labor in any stage of the manufacture of our products [...] Our business partners will not practice nor do business with business partners who practice any form of improper discrimination in hiring and employment, including on the basis of age, race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity or national origin."
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/4
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          Commitment to address gender related labour rights including discrimination and harassment
          1/4
          Gender equality in the supply chain
          Commitment to address gender related labour rights including discrimination and harassment
          1/4
          "Our business partners will not practice nor do business with business partners who practice any form of improper discrimination in hiring and employment, including on the basis of age, race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity or national origin."
        • Commitment to remediation
          No
          0/2
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          No
          0/4
        • Commitment to resolve land conflicts
          No
      • Reporting and Implementation
        0/50
        • Reporting against commitments
          0/2
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/1.7
          • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            No
            0/1.7
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/1.7
        • Reporting is independently verified
          0/1
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/1
        • Suppliers aligned with deforestation commitments across supply chain
          No
          0/2
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Risk assessments for forest risk
          No
          0/2
        • Operations assessed to comply with law
          No
          0/2
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          No
          0/4
        • Report volumes of commodity
          No reporting
          0/2
        • Report verified volumes of commodity
          No disclosure
          0/6
        • Upstream: Monitor compliance with human rights
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Publishing supplier lists
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Monitor compliance in supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Reporting hectares of deforestation
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/2
        • Downstream: Disclosure of non-compliant suppliers
          No disclosure
          0/2
  • Commitment strength
    6/20
    Avg. score
  • Reporting and Implementation
    1/50
    Avg. score
  • Social considerations
    5/18
    Avg. score

Profile

Capri Holdings Limited is a fashion company, selling apparel, footwear and accessories. Brands operating under this parent company include Jimmy Choo, Michael Kors and Versace. Capri Holdings Ltd is selected as a powerbroker for leather and paper packaging.

Sector
Industry sector 
Accessories & luggage
Segments
Manufacturer, Retailer
HQ
HQ 
United States
Collective Commitments
Consumer Goods Forum member
New York Declaration on Forests signatory

Top Brands

Versace, Jimmy Choo, Michael Kors

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