Statement on The Modern Slavery Act 2015
This statement is made pursuant to Section 54, Part 6 of The Modern Slavery Act 2015 and sets out the steps that DK Group Investments Limited and its subsidiaries (the “Group” or “DK Group”) have taken to ensure that slavery and human trafficking is not taking place in its supply chains or in any part of its business.
Supply chain overview and Due Diligence process
DK Group is committed to having a transparent approach to ensure that its businesses and supply chains adhere and comply with the prevention of any aspect of slavery, as set out in The Modern Slavery Act 2015. The Group already has control processes in place to ensure its businesses comply with statutory regulations, including, where relevant (but not limited to): risk assessments; engagement with suppliers on the Group policy; contractual provisions; and supplier pre-screening where appropriate.
Modern Slavery Policy
DK Group has a zero-tolerance approach to modern slavery and is committed to act ethically and to comply with all laws and regulations which are relevant to the Group’s businesses and in all countries where the Group operates. The Group expects its suppliers to hold their own suppliers to the same high standards. DK Group has Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Policy which can be found on the website www.dkgroup.uk.com in the Social Corporate Responsibility section of the website.
DK Group Investments Limited is the ultimate parent of a group of companies and has its Head Office in the UK with around 350 employees in the UK and Germany.
Our principal trading companies include DK Packing and Casemaking Limited, Lemonpath Limited, Centurion Industrial Packaging Limited, Mercury Material Management Limited, Lufapak GmbH and Bugiad GmbH.
This statement is made by and on behalf of DK Group Investments Limited and those principal trading companies and any companies that are part of the Group from time to time.
We expect all parts of DK Group Investments Limited to abide by our policies on modern slavery.
This statement is made for the financial year ending 30 July 2018 and was approved by the Board of Directors on 21st November 2018.
Signed on behalf of the Board
Group Chief Executive Officer