11. How will Barilla measure success?

Barilla will increase its total number of active diverse suppliers by 5% by 2020. Additional goals include:

  • Actively seek to include more diverse firms in all RFP processes.
  • Provide ongoing mentorship and development opportunities to diverse firms.
  • Graduate diverse suppliers from the program as they grow and expand, and have a steady pipeline of new diverse suppliers to mentor and develop.
  • Strengthen business and community network with local Chambers of Commerce representing diverse suppliers.