Baxalta works with a broad network of suppliers who are considered extensions of our operations. Learn about Baxalta’s philosophy around ethical supplier relationships, global business practice standards for suppliers and other pertinent supplier information, including Purchase order Terms & Conditions, below.
Standards for Suppliers
The development of long-term, cooperative relationships between Baxalta and its key suppliers is of great importance. Our main focus is on the strategic and tactical objectives of both parties and includes high-level commitment and involvement, joint objectives and honest, open and timely communication.
Baxalta promotes fair and ethical treatment in our dealings with suppliers; therefore, our expectations are that our suppliers will comply with the Ethics & Compliance Standards for Baxalta Suppliers, which covers the following topics: Access and use of Baxalta's mobile devices, electronic media, Internet and e-mailAccuracy of business recordsConfidential informationConflicts of interestData PrivacyEmployment practices guidelinesEnvironment, health and safetyGifts and entertainmentProhibition of corrupt practicesFair competition and antitrustTrade compliance
Purchase Order Terms & Conditions
All Purchase Order Terms and Conditions apply to both direct and indirect purchases. Baxalta makes direct purchases for goods and services that become a part of Baxalta's finished products, while indirect purchases are purchases of all other goods and services that do not become a part of a Baxalta product.
There are different versions of the Purchase Order Terms and Conditions, one each governing the following purchase orders:
Baxalta U.S.: English version
Baxalta Japan: Japanese version
Baxter AG / Baxalta Innovations GmbH (Operations, Austria)
Baxalta Asia/Pacific countries:English version
Baxalta LATAM:Spanish version
You will be deemed to have accepted all purchase orders you receive, along with the applicable Purchase Order Terms and Conditions, by your acknowledgement or your commencement of performance. Baxalta objects to all additions, exceptions, or changes to these terms, whether contained in any printed form of Seller or elsewhere, unless approved by Baxalta in writing.
If Supplier has a separate supply or service agreement signed by Baxalta, the terms and conditions set forth in such agreement shall control any conflicting terms found in a purchase order or in Baxalta's Purchase Order Terms and Conditions. Baxalta's terms and conditions shall prevail in the event of any conflict between such terms and conditions and any terms and conditions provided by Supplier in any form.
1Baxalta Europe includes Austria (excluding Operations), Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic (excluding Baxter Bohumil), Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovak Republic, Spain, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey and United Kingdom.