dILIGENT FOR RETAIL

Reduce Risk & Adapt to Consumer Expectations

Increasing competition, supply chain disruptions and changing buying habits mean retailers must have an integrated view of governance, risk and compliance. With Diligent, retailers can rapidly innovate and quickly make data-driven decisions. 

  • Provide boards and executives with up-to-the-minute information
  • Digitise and secure board and executive workflows
  • Manage entities and subsidiaries in any location
  • Integrate enterprise-wide risk management across the value chain
  • Show progress on ESG initiatives
  • Create a culture of ethical decision-making among employees
  • GOVERN WITH CONFIDENCE
  • LEAD THE WAY ON ESG
  • MITIGATE & MANAGE RISK
  • CREATE A CULTURE OF ETHICS
  • ALWAYS BE AUDIT-READY
MODERN GOVERNANCE
Digitally Transform Governance Practices
Easily manage entities and subsidiaries with centralised records, automated workflows and secure file sharing. Digitise and protect board and leadership meeting materials. Access real-time industry, competitor and reputational data. Align executive compensation to strategic initiatives and stakeholder expectations. 
DILIGENT ESG
Make Demonstrable Progress on ESG
Meet consumers’ ESG expectations. Track and benchmark initiatives against internal and external ESG  frameworks. Collect and analyse sustainability data from thousands of sources across your value and supply chains. Create customisable, audit-ready reports for leaders, regulators and shareholders.
MODERN RISK
Centralise & Streamline Risk Management
Access all your risk management data and activities in a single platform. Automate risk workflows to eliminate errors, save on costs and regain time. Easily screen vendors and third parties, manage cyber threats to build consumer trust, and generate custom dashboards and reports.
MODERN COMPLIANCE
Build an Ethical, Compliant Culture From the Inside Out
Ensure regulatory compliance in all your operating jurisdictions. Run robust anti-fraud and anti-bribery programs from one platform. Create an ethical, transparent employee culture with powerful micro-learning content. Automate compliance monitoring, testing and reporting. 
MODERN AUDIT
Provide Assurance Across the Organisation
Turn audit into a trusted advisor by centralising and automating audit management, and align audits to the highest-priority risks. Access built-in best practices. Track KPIs and KRIs in real time. Deliver continuous assurance across the enterprise, speed up reviews and maintain a complete audit trail.

Capabilities to Meet Your Business Needs

Modern Governance
Digitise board materials, secure sensitive data, easily manage entities and design strategic compensation plans.
Diligent ESG
Accelerate and improve the collection, monitoring and reporting of ESG metrics and sustainability data.
Modern Risk
Integrate risk management activities in a single platform. Eliminate errors, save time and save costs.
Modern Compliance
Create a culture of ethics, ensure regulatory compliance and get real-time oversight into compliance programs. 
Modern Audit
Drive efficiency across audit workflows with built-in best practices, time-saving automation and enhanced reporting.

Retail Insights & Resources

PODCAST

Rethinking Business as Usual: Spotlight on Retail and Governance

Anddria Clack-Rogers Varnado brings a dual perspective to the future of business and digital transformation from the worlds of retail and governance.
INSTITUTE ARTICLE

Vendor Risk Management: Understanding and Mitigating Third Party Vulnerabilities 

This comprehensive guide to managing vendor and third-party risks gives you the information and understanding that can keep your organisation — and your entire supply chain — secure against outside threats.
WHITE PAPER

The GC's Role in ESG

Despite the increase in discussion around ESG in 2021, many organisations are struggling with how to tackle it internally. This checklist lays out the argument that the GC is is the perfect candidate to help champion and lead ESG initiatives across the organisation. 
WHITE PAPER

Effective Policy Management Guide for Boards

Effective policy management isn’t just important in its own right, but can be invaluable in supporting a successful governance, risk and compliance strategy. How should boards approach policy management, and what role should they play?