All About Our B Corp Certification
DANONE CANADA IS PROUD TO BE THE LARGEST CONSUMER-FACING B CORP™ IN THE COUNTRY
B CorpsTM use the power of business to drive social and environmental change, and being a part of that movement is deeply important to us. Danone is proud to have been certified by the nonprofit B Lab®, indicating that we have met rigorous standards for social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency. In order to obtain this corporation certification, we need to measure how our business practices impact our employees, our community, and the environment.
As a socially responsible company, our dream is to build a healthier world through food, with a focus on natural, wholesome, nutritious ingredients. Our status as a certified B Corporation is a key step along our journey towards becoming a unified Danone that aspires to create positive change.
What is a B CorpTM ?
IT’S A CERTIFICATION
Think of it as a fair trade, organic, or LEED emblem, but for an entire company instead of an individual product or place
IT’S AN APPROACH
The B Corp philosophy is rooted in pioneering a better way to do business: better for workers, local communities, and the environment
IT’S A COMMUNITY
There are B Corp companies all over the world, forming a community that not only increases each member’s positive impact, but also our impact as a collective
IT’S A MOVEMENT
Consumers can show their support for sustainable practices by choosing to support B Corps, contributing to a global movement of people using business as a force for good
The B Corp designation is the highest standard of verified performance, transparency, and accountability: no other certification looks at these socially responsible criteria