Diversity supply is the purchasing of goods and services from minority-owned businesses. As a Corporate Plus member of the National Minority Supplier Diversity Council (NMSDC), Sealaska is proud to offer premier diversity supply solutions through our subsidiary businesses and joint ventures.
Diversity supply is goods and services provided by minority-owned businesses.
today's competitive commercial and federal contracting environment,
"diversity" is big business. The National Minority Supplier Development
Council reports that Fortune 500 companies spend more than $80 billion
a year in goods and services from diverse suppliers, and this volume is
expected to grow exponentially over the next 50 years.
of rapid demographic changes, companies are increasingly committed to
working with minority-owned organizations for several reasons:
It opens doors.
Thirteen of America's largest corporations are members of the Billion
Dollar Roundtable—an elite group of companies that spend more than $1
billion annually in the purchase of goods and services from
It provides cultural versatility.
Working with minority-owned businesses aligns companies with the
increasingly diverse make-up of the markets in which they operate,
giving them an edge as a well-rounded competitor. As the marketplace
becomes more ethnically diverse, partnering with a provider of diversity supply helps to provide greater insight into the economic terrain by
understanding the needs of diverse customers and markets, and
creating new interest for technologies and products.
It adds company value. Providers of diversity supply bring creativity and innovation to
the table. A company that aligns itself with the changing marketplace
is a socially responsible company, and a socially responsible company
has more value.
Sealaska recognizes the incredible
opportunities and benefits of diversity supply and has made diversity
investments a core part of its strategic business plan.