The original benefit corporation. Started by a mountaineer who made great products and wanted to preserve the land that he loved. In keeping with years of philanthropic 'giving back' Patagonia donated 100% of their $10 million in profits to environmental preservation on Black Friday in 2016.
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In only five short years Honest Company grew from start-up to $1.7 billion dollar brand. A true benefit corporation with purpose as identity.
Today there are over 2,000 registered benefit corporations. Though we can't take the credit, here's a small list of companies we admire for their fully integrated social mission.
Traditional CPG brands with a purpose dramatically outperform the rest of the portfolio. ‘Our sustainable living brands are growing 30% faster than the rest of our business and delivered nearly half our total growth in 2015’. Annual Report.
100% energy sustainable by 2017. And they say that’s just a start. The world’s largest and most accessible database is a true environmental champion on a fully integrated mission.