Epicurean Dairy UK Ltd - The Collective UK

Certified B Corporation

London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, United Kingdom

Certified Since

July 2020


Food products



Operates In


New Zealand,

United Kingdom

The Collective are the dairy shaker uppers and taste bud thrillers creating the yoghurt of tomorrow. The company started in New Zealand by two entrepreneurial chefs and their quest was simple… create an extraordinary yoghurt with an unbeatable taste. They teamed up with two savvy Brits to bring the great tasting yoghurt over to the UK in 2011. The Collective products are distributed across the UK in supermarkets, grocery stores & convenience stores. The quality of the ingredients really matters and all of The Collective products are all free from artificial colours, flavours and preservatives, suitable for veggies and free from genetically modified ingredients. The Collective's mission is to create happiness inside and out, whether that be in our employees and customers, or out in the community and beyond.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Epicurean Dairy UK Ltd - The Collective UK earned an overall score of 104.5. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
104.5 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 15.7

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.

Mission & Engagement3.3
Ethics & Transparency4.9
+ 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 32.1

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & 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 Security10.2
Health, Wellness, & Safety9.3
Career Development4.0
Engagement & Satisfaction5.9

Community 17.9

Community evaluates a company’s engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity & 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, & Inclusion4.0
Economic Impact1.7
Civic Engagement & Giving4.7
Supply Chain Management4.6

Environment 34.5

Environment 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 Management5.0
Air & Climate8.4
Land & Life7.6
+ Toxin Reduction / Remediation11.4

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 4.1

Customers 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 & media products, serving underserved customers/clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship4.1

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2023 Overall B Impact Score104.5
2020 Overall B Impact Score80.3

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