As the global situation and response to the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve, we will update on the latest position in the UK, EU, US and elsewhere, as well as provide the latest guidance on what individuals can do to reduce the chance of the virus spreading. We understand the concern that the emergence of the virus is causing amongst colleagues, clients and suppliers and will continue to communicate the most up-to-date advice as soon as possible.
Covid Secure Statement – APS Group Secure Solutions
Covid Secure Statement – Allied Publicity Services (Manchester)
Covid Secure Statement – APS Group Scotland
Gender Pay Gap reports
In accordance with the Equality Act 2010 (Gender Pay Gap information) Regulations 2017, we’re pleased to present our annual gender pay gap report for Allied Publicity Services (Manchester) Ltd.
Carbon Net Zero Plan
Our aim is to ensure that our continued growth as leaders in our field is realised through sustainable and environmentally responsible practice. APS Group is, therefore, committed to achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2040.
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We are FSC® certified (FSC® C003270). The FSC® is dedicated to the promotion of responsible forest management worldwide.
APS Group has a PEFC certified chain of custody ensuring that our paper comes from sustainably managed forests, recycled and controlled sources.
APS Group is certified to ISO27001 which covers an Information Security Management System (ISMS) to manage all aspects of Information Security to protect business information assets within APS Group from all threats, whether internal or external, deliberate or accidental, and also to demonstrate the commitment we have towards our customers’ information security.
APS Group is certified to ISO22301 which covers a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) to ensure our own business long term survival post disaster and also our customers.
APS Group is certified to ISO9001 which covers a Quality Management System (QMS) to manage all aspects of quality for the products and services that we provide for our customers. The purpose of our Quality Management System is to ensure that customer requirements are met on cost, on time and to a high standard.
APS Group is certified to ISO14001 which covers an Environmental Management System (EMS) to mitigate our impact on the environment and to manage the business in a sustainable and a corporate socially responsible way.
Standard Payment Policy
Standard payment terms are being reviewed by the business, with a review of processes across the business regarding purchase orders and implementing SLAs for query resolution also being undertaken with a commitment of improving payment time to suppliers.
Anti-Bribery & Corruption Policy
APS is committed to the highest level of ethical standards and sets high standards of impartiality, integrity and objectivity in relation to its business activities. APS does not in any way partake in, or condone, activities involving bribery and corruption and adopts a zero-tolerance approach to it.
Ethical and Sustainable Procurement Policy
This policy sets out the context for ethical trade practices and the ethical core objectives that APS Group has agreed to deliver through commissioning and procurement activities.