Standards and Guidelines

Supplier Quality Standards

Supplier Quality was developed to provide a consistent approach for how we evaluate our suppliers and the tools we utilize to manage these relationships.

Ethics & Compliance Standards for Suppliers

Baxter promotes fair and ethical treatment in our dealings with suppliers and believes that a shared commitment to conducting business in a manner consistent with high ethical standards will continue to enhance our business relationships.

Trade Compliance

Consistent with Baxter's high standards for business ethics and its determination to be a responsible corporate citizen, Baxter places a high priority on compliance with laws regulating exports, imports and supply chain security. Baxter's compliance responsibilities include appropriate screening, contractual and security requirements that agents, distributors, suppliers and other parties doing business with Baxter may have to meet.

In addition to meeting Baxter's requirements, agents, distributors, suppliers and other parties doing business with Baxter representing Baxter are also expected to comply with the letter and spirit of all applicable laws regulating exports, imports, and supply chain security.