According to the Institute of Supply Management, supplier diversity helps in the following areas (a) create a supply base that better mirrors the community (b) support the economics of the community (c) Create jobs in the minority and women community (d) create a more competitive supply base. (e) Provide better business solutions, products and services (f) retain diverse employees and attract quality employee candidates.
The Delaware Division of Small Business, part of the Delaware Department of State, is a service-focused agency committed to supporting businesses starting and growing in Delaware. Small businesses can reach out to the Division for assistance in connecting to the resources and advice to succeed. The Division is a champion for Delaware small businesses and is here to help take companies to the next level.