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KAIA Clothing

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

England, United Kingdom

Certified Since

January 2022

Sector

Wholesale/Retail

Countries of Operations

United Kingdom

KAIA Clothing is a startup brand that offers sustainable, certified apparel. We prioritise people and planet, with built in goals and commitments that aim to acheive net zero by 2025. Doing good is built into the ethos of the KAIA Clothing brand, and we see collaboration as a powerful tool for extending our influence, and protecting the planet. . To this end, and in addition to becoming a BCorp brand, KAIA Clothing has embarked on a new partnership with UK Charity; The British Heart Foundation. Our joint mission is to increase circularity of existing clothing and furniture products that are owned by KAIA Clothing customers, in a free collect/donation arrangement powered by a dedicated landing page, unique to our customers. We carry the ESG Mark and are a member business of HM Gov Climate Hub UK.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, KAIA Clothing earned an overall score of 91.2. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
91.2
91.2 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 11.7

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 & Engagement5.4
Ethics & Transparency3.8
+ 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.


Community 59.4

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, & Inclusion8.0
Economic Impact4.0
Civic Engagement & Giving2.3
Supply Chain Management6.3
+ Designed to Give33.2

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 18.5

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 Management1.7
Air & Climate2.2
Water0.5
Land & Life4.0
+ Toxin Reduction / Remediation5.2

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 1.5

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 Stewardship1.5


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score91.2

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