ams OSRAM seeks for suppliers with a clear commitment to excellence and business ethics.
We anticipate reliability and continuous supply of high-quality products and services as the basis for our common success. We strive to provide reliable products, on-time delivery and dependable support to meet our customers' highest expectations. We encourage a culture of innovation, responsibility and accountability to ensure continuous improvement.
- Standard supplier requirements are: ISO 9001 & ISO14001
- For categories with relevant service aspects: ISO 45001 (formerly OHSAS 18001)
- For automotive related business: IATF 16949
- Additional certificates, e.g. ISO 50001 are highly appreciated.
- In addition ams OSRAM conducts process audits for all suppliers of direct material and services
Read more about ams OSRAMs sustainability & quality management
Corporate responsibility self-assessment for companies in risk countries
Companies located in risk countries are asked to provide a self-assessment via IntegrityNext, which addresses all relevant CR aspects. As member of RBA, ams OSRAM uses its calculation logic for the definition of a high risk country. In case RBA defines a country as high risk, then ams OSRAM defines this country as high risk as well.
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Security in the supply chain
Security in supply chain is a mandatory document for all suppliers delivering direct materials (including finished products, components & raw materials). It further applies on service providers handling ams OSRAM products and/or keeping them on stock. We need the conformation of our suppliers and partners, that they also support our efforts to ensure our products are kept safe throughout the production process.
If you are not participating in a national customs security initiative, please contact us for further support.
RoHS and REACH requirements
It is a high ambition of ams OSRAM to avoid and reduce certain hazardous substances in products above and beyond statutory regulations.
Placing certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronical equipment on the market of is subject to specific regional (EU) or national restrictions and bans. Within the European Union (EU) these restrictions and bans are defined in EU directives and subsequent member states, national regulations, and in direct legally enforceable regulations. Compliance with directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS-directive) and EU directive 1907/2006/EC (“REACH”) is a clear target for ams OSRAM and our suppliers.
Confirmation of and compliance to these standards is a minimum supplier requirement for all categories including RoHS/REACH relevant substances.
ams OSRAM uses BOMcheck and IMDS to exchange RoHS/REACH relevant data with its customers and suppliers.
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Compliance with RMI conflict mineral approach
Conflict minerals are minerals sourced from conflict-affected locations, the sale of which can contribute to the perpetuation of armed violence, instability, insecurity and associated human rights violations. ams OSRAM holds itself and its suppliers responsible to ensure that our supply chains are not contributing to the ongoing conflicts. As a member of the Responsible Sourcing Initiative (RMI) ams OSRAM asks its suppliers to comply with the RMI process and to only accept conformant smelters in their supply chain.
As a proof point ams OSRAM asks for the latest version of the RMI CMRT and counterchecks the supplier feedback with the software product of IntegrityNext.
Learn more about ams OSRAMs latest conflict mineral status.
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