DICK’S Sporting Goods Goes Live with ecVision Suite for Vendor On-Boarding and Compliance
Cloud-Based Product Becomes Heart of Sourcing Compliance Program
ISELIN, NJ, October 15, 2013 – Six months after DICK’S Sporting Goods selected ecVision’s best practice solutions for its product and factory compliance management initiatives, the largest U.S. based full-line sporting goods retailer realizes how integral ecVision’s tools can be to its continued growth and expansion plans while still facilitating critically important product safety and social compliance operations. The cloud-based platform, ecVision Suite®, with modules that span the entire product lifecycle from conception to delivery, is used by major brands and retailers around the world today.
In the first phase of the project, DICK’S is utilizing ecVision’s factory compliance best practice module which provides a platform to document, manage and monitor data that is derived from multiple sources including internal compliance teams and third-party monitors. With approximately 400 suppliers around the world, DICK’S will improve their business agility, overcome the challenges of global sourcing, as well as maintain or even develop new levels of operational efficiencies; features critical to any highly- successful retail operation.
A noteworthy game-changer, ecVision automated the arduous vendor on-boarding process to provide a single document repository for new and existing suppliers to access the host of contractual agreements and annual certifications required to support sourcing operations. With built-in workflow and acknowledgement capabilities, internal teams and suppliers alike can view open or completed documents – ensuring compliance all around.
ecVision offers a cloud-based supply chain collaboration platform that optimizes product lifecycle and supply chain processes. The enterprise platform, ecVision SuiteTM, reflects the standardized business processes from design to delivery, creating a single collaborative solution for private label brands, retailers and their trading partners. With increased visibility and workflow, users can improve their reaction time to demand changes, shorten product lifecycles, lower product and materials costs, and improve sourcing and logistic efficiencies. Tailored specifically for smaller brands, manufacturer and importers, ecVision ComplyTM is a risk management/data management platform that revolutionizes supplier and product safety compliance. Learn more at www.ecvision.com.