Hugo & Hoby LLC

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Connecticut, United States

Certified Since

August 2020

Industry

Furniture

Sector

Wholesale/Retail

Operates In

United States

At Hugo & Hoby, their mission is to design and fabricate custom furniture and architectural elements to create inspiring spaces, strengthen communities, and better the planet. They partner with over 75 local fabrication shops up and down the East Coast to fabricate each custom design using local, sustainable materials. They also replant trees with every purchase. Their goal is to plant 50,000 trees by 2022 to sequester carbon and improve the living conditions for all the forms of life that share this beautiful planet.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Hugo & Hoby LLC earned an overall score of 80.0. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
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80 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 20.6

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 & Engagement4.5
Ethics & Transparency6.1
+ 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.


Community 45.9

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, & Inclusion2.4
Economic Impact14.6
Civic Engagement & Giving7.7
Supply Chain Management3.4
+ Local Economic Development12.2

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 11.2

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 Management3.0
Air & Climate1.4
Water0.0
Land & Life2.4
+ Resource Conservation4.2

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 2.2

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 Stewardship2.2


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2020 Overall B Impact Score80

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