Brightly Solutions Limited

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Auckland, New Zealand

Certified Since

April 2020

Industry

Computers & electronics

Sector

Wholesale/Retail

Operates In

New Zealand

Brightly is proud to be New Zealand’s first B Corp–certified IT solutions company because they know businesses need to be driving positive change. By making better use of technology, they help their customers become more efficient and reduce their environmental impact. As part of every project, Brightly considers opportunities to reduce e-waste by choosing cloud solutions, upgradable and repairable hardware, rechargeables and more efficient systems. Brightly is also living wage certified. They offer pro-bono support to local nonprofits and donate one percent of their revenue to charity. The team at Brightly offer more than quick-fixes. They go beyond what you’d expect from a typical tech support team, taking a holistic and long-term view of their clients’ goals. Achieving B Corp status is just the beginning—next is becoming carbon-neutral as soon as possible.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Brightly Solutions Limited earned an overall score of 80.9. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
80.9
80.9 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 6.1

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 & Engagement2.0
Ethics & Transparency1.5
+ Mission Locked2.5

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 28.9

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 Security8.7
Health, Wellness, & Safety9.1
Career Development3.2
Engagement & Satisfaction6.8

Community 19.5

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, & Inclusion1.4
Economic Impact7.3
Civic Engagement & Giving4.2
Supply Chain Management3.3

Environment 23.8

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 Management7.3
Air & Climate4.2
Water5.2
Land & Life6.1

Customers 2.4

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 Stewardship2.4


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2020 Overall B Impact Score80.9

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