At The North Face we are deeply committed to creating a safe and
positive working environment for those men and women who make our
products. Through our parent company, VF Corporation, we've taken
important steps to assess and improve the working conditions in
The North Face’s approach to social compliance is strengthened by our
inclusion in our parent company VF Corporation’s global supply chain
and compliance structure. VF has established a robust set of social,
environmental and ethical standards throughout the entire supply chain
supported and enforced by a team of SAI Certified Compliance Auditors.
To ensure compliance, we conduct annual audits to verify that our
partners are adhering to VF’s “Terms of Engagement” and “Global Compliance Principles.” Learn more about
how VF is working to bring real change to countries like Bangladesh as
well as our approach to social compliance and building strong
relationships with manufacturing partners across the globe.