Sundar’s digital platform connects designers, sourcing professionals and buyers at apparel retailers, wholesalers and brands, with global suppliers and manufacturers.
Sundar optimizes the fashion supply chain by improving speed-to-market, responsiveness and sustainability.
Sundar helps companies improve transparency and responsible sourcing with data on social, labor and environmental standards and accreditations of over 10,000 manufacturers and suppliers worldwide.
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Sundar’s technology and tools enhance sourcing programs and supply chain functionality in the following ways:
Sundar Supplier Discovery Marketplace can be used as a standalone dashboard or integrated into your current supply chain and product lifecycle systems.
Discovery of trends, materials, products, supplier capabilities are instantly accessible, and sustainability and compliance accreditation more easily surfaced.
Deliver speed and scale to sourcing and sustainability and accommodate full networks of suppliers from Tier 1 to Tier 4 for traceability.
Sundar Sustainability Dashboard is a dynamic interface that surfaces sustainability metrics for over 10,000 suppliers and manufacturers worldwide.
Integrated tool with assessments of indicators of suppliers’ and manufacturer’s likely social (labor), and environmental standards, as well as indications of achievement toward globally recognized sustainability targets like the UN SDGs.
Help suppliers benchmark their performance against others and also empower designers/product developers/sourcing teams to take summary environmental and social sustainability indicators into account more rapidly and apply them.
Supports improved purchasing practices across the supply chain and supply chain visibility.
Blockchain-enabled platform to identify supplier chain risk and better predict supplier capacity reducing the likelihood of sub-contracting.
SUNDAR is an emerging technology company whose digital apparel sourcing platform and sustainability tracking tools are supported by the European Commission, UK Government, and the Omidyar Foundation - the impact fund of eBay founder Pierre Omidyar focused on eliminating modern slavery.
Sundar was established out of MIT, is backed by major institutional investors in Silicon Valley, and our early customers include the most innovative names in contemporary fashion and some of the largest global apparel manufacturers. We have active partnerships with major enterprise technology providers who serve the apparel and retail industries globally, and have been featured in Forbes, Business of Fashion and Luxury Daily.