Grupo Cemaco

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Guatemala, Guatemala

Certified Since

January 2020

Industry

General stores

Sector

Wholesale/Retail

Operates In

Guatemala

Website

Grupo Cemaco is a Guatemalan retail company founded in 1977. Their mission is to provide excellent customer service and high value products in home improvement, home furnishings, toy and baby products. Their brands include Cemaco, Juguetón and Bebé Juguetón. They also work towards building a prosperous country and having a positive impact in the communities they serve by focusing on their team, community and environmental impact.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Grupo Cemaco earned an overall score of 83.1. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
83.1
83.1 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 7.3

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 & Engagement0.6
Corporate Accountability0.1
Ethics2.3
Transparency1.7
+ 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 21.0

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.

Compensation & Wages6.1
Benefits6.0
Training & Education3.4
Worker Ownership0.0
Management & Worker Communication2.1
Human Rights & Labor Policy0.6
Occupational Health & Safety1.4

Community 37.5

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.

Job Creation1.7
Diversity & Inclusion4.2
Civic Engagement & Giving4.6
Local Involvement3.5
Suppliers, Distributors & Product7.4
+ Workforce Development15.9
+ Supply Chain Poverty Alleviation0

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 17.1

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.

Land, Office, Plant3.8
Inputs5.7
Outputs6.3
Transportation, Distribution & Suppliers0.6


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2020 Overall B Impact Score83.1

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