UNCOUTURE

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Paris, France

Certified Since

March 2022

Industry

Apparel

Sector

Wholesale/Retail

Operates In

France

A new innovative and sustainable Couture line that combines exclusive fabrics, stylish Design and flawless tayloring. Our mission at UNCOUTURE is to offer women the ability to choose well and buy less. To choose to be part of a sustainable fashion alternative, where negative environmental impacts are reduced, and respect for human wellbeing is at the forefront. We propose one seasonless collection per year, most of our fabrics are certified OekoTex, and we produce in Portugal and France. We respect diversity among our suppliers and we deeply support women entrepreneur. That way, you will be able to shop at Uncouture and wear our pieces, fully aware that you made a sustainable choice.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, UNCOUTURE earned an overall score of 87.8. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
87.8
87.8 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 13.7

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 & Engagement1.3
Ethics & Transparency2.4
+ 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 23.4

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.

Financial Security1.6
Health, Wellness, & Safety9.1
Career Development2.5
Engagement & Satisfaction5.4

Community 21.6

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.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion4.6
Economic Impact6.2
Civic Engagement & Giving2.2
Supply Chain Management5.0

Environment 24.1

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 Management6.4
Air & Climate3.7
Water0.0
Land & Life8.6
+ 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 4.8

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 Stewardship4.8


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score87.8

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