Damiano Spa

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Metropolitan City of Messina, Italy

Certified Since

December 2016

Sector

Manufacturing

Operates In

Argentina,

Italy,

Mexico,

Spain

Damiano are pioneers in organic food and leading the world's leading industrial transformation of organic almonds. They are a four-generations family business with a 45 million euro turnover, 60 employees, more than 500 farmers. Their farming and industrial processing are based in Italy, Sicily: from shelling to the finished product from farm to fork a guarantee of product trace-ability. Their logistics and commercial branches are based in France and the USA. Damiano is a reliable partner for all international players in organic nuts food. Possiamo identificare tre diverse categorie di prodotto: Prodotto pulito, selezionato, calibrato e venduto in big bag Prodotto trasformato industrialmente e venduto come semilavorato Prodotto da scaffale a marchio proprio e/o a marchio di terzi

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Damiano Spa earned an overall score of 104.6. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
104.6
104.6 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 10.4

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 & Engagement0.7
Ethics & Transparency2.2
+ Mission Locked7.5

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 17.5

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 Security1.3
Health, Wellness, & Safety9.0
Career Development0.8
Engagement & Satisfaction2.5

Community 14.6

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, & Inclusion2.8
Economic Impact4.8
Civic Engagement & Giving1.1
Supply Chain Management3.2
+ Supply Chain Poverty Alleviation0.7

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.


Environment 59.3

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 Management7.9
Air & Climate6.2
Water3.4
Land & Life6.2
+ Environmentally Innovative Manufacturing Process21.5
+ Toxin Reduction / Remediation13.3

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 2.6

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 Stewardship2.6


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2020 Overall B Impact Score104.6
2016 Overall B Impact Score106.1

Best for the World

Each year, B Lab releases lists honoring the top-performing Certified B Corporations overall as well as within each Impact Area.

Best For The World: Environment2019
Best For The World: Environment2018
Best For The World: Environment2017

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