London Borough of Hackney, United Kingdom
Cafédirect is an award-winning, social enterprise and 100% Fairtrade coffee company. Half of Cafédirect’s profits are invested back into farmer communities and through its farmer-led charity, Producers Direct, Cafédirect has invested over £6m to date. Cafédirect are very excited to be part of the B Corp movement. As a pioneer it is our role to embrace approaches that drive businesses to behave better and enable consumers to make better choices. They are proud to challenge the way business is done and have done so ever since Cafédirect was founded through collaboration in 1991. They believe that the interdependence that B Corp embodies will improve the role business plays in all our communities forever.
Overall B Impact Score
Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/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.
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.
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