Ethical Swag Inc.

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Nova Scotia, Canada

Certified Since

June 2020

Industry

General retail via Internet

Sector

Wholesale/Retail

Operates In

Canada,

United States

Ethical Swag is an e-commerce-based company that provides sustainable, custom branded products for organizations, governments, not for profits and educational institutions. While focusing on social compliance and environmental stewardship in the supply chain, Ethical Swag creates, automates and distributes customized products based on the need for humanizing events, engaging clients, staff and remote teams. Our clients are found throughout North America and we are the North American fulfillment partner for our world-wide clients that require warehousing, new hire packages, and client gifts delivered in Canada and the US. We make it easy to make sure your brand is recognized for all of the right reasons with tangible products in our increasingly virtual world. Ethical Swag believes we should all have access to meaningful work and we do this through supporting suppliers and clients that think about their people and our planet.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Ethical Swag Inc. earned an overall score of 92.5. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
92.5
92.5 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 14.3

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 & Engagement1.9
Ethics & Transparency2.3
+ 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 21.2

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 Security8.5
Health, Wellness, & Safety3.3
Career Development3.3
Engagement & Satisfaction5.2

Community 33.3

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, & Inclusion6.0
Economic Impact3.1
Civic Engagement & Giving2.2
Supply Chain Management5.6
+ Designed to Give13.4

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.


Environment 20.9

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 Management3.5
Air & Climate5.2
Water0.0
Land & Life1.7
+ Resource Conservation5.6
+ Land/wildlife Conservation0.8

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 Score92.5

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