CSR Reporting

Ranked #118 in the Fortune 500 with 18,700 employees and 2017 sales of $26.8 billion, Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 150,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network. Arrow maintains over 300 sales facilities and 45 distribution and value-added centers, serving over 80 countries.

Given our global scope and many valued relationships, Arrow works hard to earn and keep the trust of stakeholders. Transparency in reporting is essential in demonstrating our commitment to ethical business practices and respect for people and the planet.

As a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions, we seek to apply the power of technology and innovation to address the world’s economic, social and environmental issues.

We update our business policies and practices on our own platforms and in partnership with several independent corporate responsibility initiatives. Making this information accessible promotes transparency and collaboration with our employees, customers and stakeholders.

Working with Customers

Arrow reports corporate responsibility actions through the annual CSR & Sustainability Report, Conflict Minerals Report, Carbon Disclosure Project, Environmental Policy, the Worldwide Code of Business Conduct & Ethics and Business Partner Code of Conduct, as well as the UN Global Compact and other independent initiatives.

Working directly with customers and through the supplier assessment platform EcoVadis, Arrow measures and reports on CSR efforts including environmental sustainability, labor practices, fair business practices and sustainable procurement. Arrow maintains a Silver level rating status at with EcoVadis, and ranks in the top 18% of companies surveyed in our business category.

Additionally, Arrow takes a holistic look at corporate citizenship efforts from investments in the community to environmental impact.

Sustainable Technology Solutions for Customers

Arrow’s Sustainable Technology Solutions business ensures today’s connected devices are part of a connected lifecycle, from beginning to end.

With specialized expertise in reverse logistics, IT asset management, and supply chain optimization, Arrow enables organizations to uncover hidden value in their technology supply chain and increase sustainability at the end of the technology product life cycle. In 2016, Arrow kept nearly 60,000 tons of e-waste out of landfills and more than 100 million pounds of materials out of the manufacturing stream.