Company Ranking12 out of
Best Buy Co. Inc. (Best Buy), a US-based retailer, ranks 12th out of 60 companies. Since 2020, the company improved on the themes of Monitoring and Remedy, disclosing additional examples of remedy outcomes for workers and the use of off-site worker interviews as part of its monitoring process. However, the company did not demonstrate improvements across other themes. The company performed particularly poorly on the themes of Purchasing Practices and Worker Voice. As such, the company’s rank has dropped 2 places since 2020. The company’s score is based on its stronger performance on the themes of Commitment & Governance and Remedy. The company is encouraged to improve its performance and disclosure on the themes of Purchasing Practices, Recruitment, and Worker Voice
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THEME & indicator score
The benchmark methodology has seven themes, selected to capture the key areas where companies need to take action to eradicate forced labour from their supply chains. The themes are comprised of a total of 12 key indicators. For each indicator, a company can score a total of 100 points.
Commitment and Governance
|Supplier Code of Conduct and Capacity Building||58 / 100|
|Management and Accountability||50 / 100|
Traceability and Risk Assessment
|Traceability and Supply Chain Transparency||67/100|
|Risk Assessment||56 / 100|
|Data on Supply Chain Risks||25 / 100|
|Purchasing Practices||0 / 100|
|Recruitment Fees||45 / 100|
|Monitoring and Responsible Recruitment||0 / 100|
|Freedom of Association||0 / 100|
|Grievance Mechanism||15 / 100|
|Monitoring Process||15 / 100|
|Remedy Programs||60 / 100|