Novex Delivery Solutions

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

British Columbia, Canada

Certified Since

December 2013

Sector

Service with Significant Environmental Footprint

Operates In

Canada

Novex Delivery Solutions is a locally owned and operated company. They have been servicing the Vancouver's same-day delivery needs for over 40 years. Novex is one of the largest local same-day courier and freight providers in Vancouver making over 1800 deliveries per day with nearly 100 delivery vehicles. The Novex team is comprised of an experienced team of dispatchers, customer service representatives and drivers that operates a diverse fleet of vehicles. For over 10 years, they have integrated sustainable business practices into their organization. Over the years, their vision has evolved to reflect changes in the community and in the environment. Sustainability resonates throughout every level of their organization from drivers, office staff, to management. It has become more than their competitive advantage in the marketplace; sustainability has become their identity. They have a number of environmental programs and initiatives that drives their commitment in becoming a leader in the industry. Novex’s Clean Fleet Program is their most ambitious program. With their Clean Fleet they are able to save approximately 88 tonnes of carbon dioxide every year or, in other words, remove 44 vehicles from the local roads.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Novex Delivery Solutions earned an overall score of 91.6. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
91.6
91.6 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 13.1

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 & Engagement2.1
Corporate Accountability0.1
Ethics1.0
Transparency2.4
+ Mission Locked7.5

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 21.3

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 & Wages5.3
Benefits9.1
Training & Education1.4
Worker Ownership1.7
Management & Worker Communication2.0
Job Flexibility/Corporate Culture1.1
Occupational Health & Safety0.3

Community 37.7

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 Creation0.0
Diversity & Inclusion0.9
Civic Engagement & Giving5.6
Local Involvement7.2
Suppliers, Distributors & Product2.1
+ Local Economic Development21.3

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 19.3

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, Plant3.9
Inputs5.3
Outputs1.6
Transportation, Distribution & Suppliers1.4
+ Environment Products & Services Introduction0
+ Renewable or Cleaner-burning Energy4.9

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 0.0

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.



Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2018 Overall B Impact Score91.6
2015 Overall B Impact Score89
2013 Overall B Impact Score92.2

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