Blue Design

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Central, Paraguay

Certified Since

January 2021

Sector

Manufacturing

Operates In

Paraguay

Blue Design es una empresa maquiladora de prendas denim, el alcance de sus actividades va desde la recepción de materia prima hasta el empaquetado y entrega de un producto de calidad superior. Blue Design se destaca por su servicio de desarrollo de producto en conjunto con sus clientes, nuestros expertos en lavado son la pieza elemental para lograr productos con looks vintage y que respeten los recursos del medio ambiente y la salud de nuestros trabajadores. Creemos que la industria debe transformar sus procesos para lograr que la sustentabilidad sea un valor agregado al producto final, después de todo, en el mundo en el que nos encontramos los conceptos de sustentabilidad y calidad ya no pueden ser inversos, sino indivisibles. Blue Design is a maquiladora company of denim garments, the scope of its activities goes from the reception of raw materials to the packaging and delivery of a superior quality product. Blue Design stands out for its product development service in conjunction with its clients, our washing experts are the basic piece to achieve products with vintage looks and that respect the resources of the environment and the health of our workers. They believe the industry must transform its processes to ensure that sustainability is an added value to production.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Blue Design earned an overall score of 85.0. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
85
85 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 13.5

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement1.3
Ethics & Transparency2.2
+ Mission Locked10

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Workers 17.4

The Workers Impact Area evaluates a company's contributions to its employees' financial security, health and safety, wellness, career development, as well as overall engagement and satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security2.1
Health, Wellness, & Safety7.0
Career Development2.3
Engagement & Satisfaction2.6

Community 8.8

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion3.2
Economic Impact1.9
Civic Engagement & Giving0.8
Supply Chain Management1.3

Environment 43.0

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management4.4
Air & Climate1.9
Water3.4
Land & Life4.4
+ Environmentally Innovative Manufacturing Process22.7
+ Resource Conservation3.1
+ Toxin Reduction / Remediation2.7

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Customers 2.1

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship2.1


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2021 Overall B Impact Score85

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