B Corporation is a worldwide movement that gave birth to a global community creating value internally for each of its member. B Lab allowed the establishment of a vast network of partner organizations in order to encourage and assist its members. The movement is driven by strong beliefs; “Be the change we seek in the world”, “All business ought to be conducted as if people and place matter”, “through their products, practices, and profits, businesses should aspire to do no harm and benefit all” (B Corporation – Declaration of interdependence).
A “new kind” of companies offering a win-win for everyone by focusing on the triple bottom line: people, planet, and profits. You can only exploit people and planet so long as you will soon run out of those “resources” to exploit. Here are links to a couple blog entries that give a bit more of my thinking on this topic."