gorman's parent company Factory X developed an ethical sourcing policy in 2008 It provides a framework for communicating our ethical standards to our manufacturers. You can find out more about the policy and our audit results here. We also have a policy on animal cruelty and environmental performance.
Since 2017 we have been participating in the Ethical Fashion Report that rates Australian businesses on their efforts to protect workers and the environment across their supply chain. In 2018, we scored C+ and in 2019 we improved our performance receiving a score of B. The report ranks companies on the strength of their policies, supply chain transparency and traceability, auditing and supplier relationships, worker empowerment, living wages and environmental management. Read the full report here.