The founder of Patagonia, long known for environmental activism, said on Sept. 14 that the company is dedicating all its future profits to a non-profit focused on fighting the environmental crisis and defending nature.
Whether or not Patagonia’s recent move will have a lasting impact on business responsibility will depend on how it balances its environmental impacts with the social good it carries out.
Selection of BrewDog products at the Edinburgh October Elite Event.
Scotland’s BrewDog had long championed its social and environmental values, then came accusations of a “bullying culture”. What can we learn from their case?
Financial services company Allianz, sponsors of Bayern Munich, are one of 2021’s top performing ESG – environmentally responsible – companies.
Big corporations are under pressure to take real action on emissions or risk the wrath of protesters, investors and even shareholders.
B Corp certification is the latest status clothing for conscious companies. But without a clear indication of how it improves business practices, what does it really add?
There are plenty of different ways to go about solving social problems and some are sceptical of the role that traditional business can play.
Are B Corporations — for-profit companies that value the collective good — the business model of the future?
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