Metcash is Australia’s leading wholesale distribution and marketing company with a diversified business across food, grocery, hardware and liquor sectors. Edge supported Metcash to develop their first Modern Slavery Statement. This involved conducting a modern slavery risk assessment, followed by a series of educational workshops engaging each of the pillars of Metcash’s business and a gap analysis to establish current risk management practices and to identify opportunities for improvement. Edge delivered: a gaps and opportunities report, a Modern Slavery Action Plan and Modern Slavery Statement for Metcash. Edge also assisted Metcash with the implementation of the action plan including developing a due diligence framework, updating internal policies, supplier questionnaires and remediation framework.