BioGaia’s international networks of researchers, suppliers and distributors are key to the business model and the company strives to increase sustainability performance through partnerships and collaborations in the value chain.
It is important that BioGaia contributes to the improvement of suppliers’ sustainability work since most of the company’s impact stems from the supply chain. By placing demands on suppliers and prioritising the use of more sustainable materials BioGaia can have a significant positive impact. By contrast, a lack of risk management in the supply chain may result in the company unintentionally supporting operations not in line with the company’s values. Read more
It is important that BioGaia’s distributors conduct their business responsibly since they directly impact how the products are distributed and marketed to consumers. The distributors are, among other things, responsible for ensuring that BioGaia’s products comply with local laws and regulations in their respective markets. Read more
BioGaia has built a unique network of international researchers with whom the company collaborates to conduct research. It is important that the research BioGaia is involved in is carried out in a transparent, independent and ethical manner, both for the sake of the participants and for the reliability of the results. BioGaia’s level of control over the research conducted with the company’s strains and products varies, from being highly involved, to only providing study products, to in some circumstances not having any influence at all. Read more
The BioGaia Way
In order to stay competitive, BioGaia needs to both retain the right skills in the company as well as attract new talent. A healthy workplace, in which talent thrives, is an attractive workplace.
BioGaia contributes to the health and wellbeing of consumers around the world. By offering clinically-proven and user-friendly probiotic products that also consider environmental and social impacts, BioGaia strives to ensure products are healthy in every way.
Ensuring good business ethics, taking a clear stand on respect for human rights and taking responsibility for the impact of the company’s operations are fundamental to sustainable growth and value creation.