Miyoko's Creamery

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

California, United States

Certified Since

June 2019

Industry

Food products

Sector

Manufacturing

Operates In

United States

Miyoko’s is a food brand revolutionizing dairy by making cheese and butter without cows on a scale large enough to make an impact on the looming food and environmental crisis.​ ​Miyoko’s pioneered an innovative proprietary process that merges food science with old-world creamery methods to bring radically real cheese and butter made from plants to the masses.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Miyoko's Creamery earned an overall score of 81.0. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
81
81 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 15.6

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 & Engagement1.2
Corporate Accountability0.9
Ethics0.8
Transparency2.6
+ 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 13.9

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 & Wages5.6
Benefits2.6
Training & Education0.8
Worker Ownership0.8
Management & Worker Communication1.8
Job Flexibility/Corporate Culture1.1
Occupational Health & Safety0.9

Community 15.6

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 Creation3.9
Diversity & Inclusion2.6
Civic Engagement & Giving4.0
Local Involvement1.2
Suppliers, Distributors & Product3.7

Environment 35.7

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, Plant3.2
Inputs8.0
Outputs2.0
Transportation, Distribution & Suppliers6.7
+ Toxin Reduction / Remediation15.5

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.



Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2019 Overall B Impact Score81

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