Responsible Sourcing Policy

SBS Philippines Corporation and Subsidiaries

Responsible Sourcing Policy

Our Commitment to Responsible Business in Partnership with Suppliers


At SBS, we are committed to operating our business responsibly, and understand the importance of operating with honesty, integrity and the highest ethical standards. This commitment is built into our strategy of growing our business in a way that respects human rights and positively impact the environment and communities.

SBS’ Responsible Sourcing Policy lays out the principles we uphold, and our expectations and requirements, to ensure we only work with suppliers and/or business partners who share the same commitment.


The Responsible Sourcing Policy is grounded on the FOUNDING PRINCIPLES, to meet our responsibilities in the areas of human rights, labor, environment and anti-corruption. These principles are based on internationally recognized standards of the International Labour Organisation’s Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work, the Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, the Universal Declaration on Human Rights, the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, the International Covenant on Economic Social and Cultural Rights, the Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact and the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.

1. Business is done lawfully and honestly
2. Fair labour practices  
3. Zero-tolerance to forced labor and human trafficking
4. Respect of child rights
5. Diversity and equal opportunity
6. Freedom of association and collective bargaining
7. Protection of workers’ health and safety
8. Fair procedures and remedies are available to all workers
9. Land rights will be protected and promoted
10. Sustainability and environmental protection
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