With the intent of strengthening our communication with our suppliers, which we regard as the important stakeholder of supply chain, Arçelik organizes Supplier Day event, where strategies and expectations are shared.
In Supplier Day Events, the expectations of Arçelik A.Ş. from suppliers are emphasized as believing and supporting company targets, making collaboration in each stage starting from the design, constantly developing itself, being visionary, providing innovative technology and products, developing the company with its expertise and capabilities, respecting human, society and environment.
- March, 2011 – Far East Supplier Day, Shanghai
- May, 2012 – Supplier Day, Istanbul
- September, 2013 - Far East Supplier Day, Shenzen
Supplier Development Program
Purchasing Supplier Development Department, which strives to support suppliers in terms of their development, launches projects to support suppliers in order to improve their infrastructure. These activities both provide advantage to the company in terms of competitiveness and support to improve quality while reducing the costs.
Additionally, development is provided within the framework of win-win principle by carrying out productivity projects with “gain sharing” model in subsidiary industries and it is aimed to improve the qualities of suppliers with “target based” supplier management method.
During supplier audits and on-site visits, if non-compliances are found, corrective and preventive action plan will provided by supplier and re-audited to follow up.