Sigurd Müller Vinhandel A/S

Certified B Corporation

North Denmark Region, Denmark

Certified Since

December 2023





Operates In



Sigurd Müller Vinhandel has an extensive history spanning over two centuries. It was refounded in 1975 by Mr. Sigurd Müller and a consortium of restaurateurs who shared a collective vision for a robust local wine supplier. Today, the company stands as a prominent player in providing wine solutions to the Danish HoReCa (Hotel, Restaurant, and Café) sector. Maintaining a sense of modesty inherent to North Jutland, the enduring values of integrity, respect, and attentive service continue to underscore the corporate ethos of Sigurd Müller Vinhandel. These values underpin the enduring relationships the company has with its dedicated employees, loyal customers, and trusted suppliers. The company meticulously chooses its suppliers based on a clear set of values. Over the years, they have fostered intimate, personalized connections with some of the world's finest wineries that share their core principles. Sigurd Müller Vinhandel retails its wines directly to customers nationwide, serving both corporate entities and private customers, cutting out middlemen. It's worth noting that the company does not supply supermarkets or other wine merchants. At the heart of their customer service philosophy lies an unwavering commitment to providing professional guidance, personalized attention.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Sigurd Müller Vinhandel A/S earned an overall score of 81.3. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
81.3 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 16.0

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 & Engagement2.2
Ethics & Transparency3.7
+ 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 28.6

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & 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.

Financial Security5.8
Health, Wellness, & Safety9.5
Career Development3.0
Engagement & Satisfaction5.1

Community 14.0

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, & Inclusion1.2
Economic Impact2.9
Civic Engagement & Giving4.3
Supply Chain Management3.3

Environment 20.1

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 Management2.3
Air & Climate5.6
Land & Life8.0
+ Toxin Reduction / Remediation1.5

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.

Customers 2.4

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 Stewardship2.4

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2023 Overall B Impact Score81.3

Additional Documentation

Sigurd Müller Vinhandel AS_Disclosure Report 2023 (SECURED)

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