Supplier Diversity

Learn more about the requirements to be a Diverse Supplier at Unum Group.

Supplier Diversity at Unum GROUP

Unum Group recognizes that supplier diversity contributes to economic growth, can lead to expansion of our markets and is an example of our “We Are Unum” values. Unum also recognizes that there is true value partnering and fostering relationships with qualified, experienced, and value-driven suppliers of all backgrounds.

Diverse suppliers deliver unique and creative product and service solutions, innovative ideas, and have a positive impact on our customer relationships, the business community, and the population at large. Therefore, we are committed to the development of a robust supplier diversity program, which will enable us to build a strong and competitive supplier base that is reflective of our diverse customers base and communities.

We consider ourselves to be deliberate and intentional in growing a supply chain that reflects our diversity strategy, values, and the community we serve. We accomplish this by providing access as well as fair, transparent, and equitable opportunities for suppliers.

Our mission is to grow and expand the Unum business, shareholder, and customer value by strategically focusing on and developing diverse-owned business enterprises as a part of a value-added strategy that creates a substantial competitive advantage that builds economic strength in local communities.

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Supplier Diversity Glossary of Terms

A current listing of supplier diversity terms and acronyms along with their descriptions

Glossary of Terms