What is the B-Corp Certification ?

At a time when brands are becoming aware that they have a role to play in sustainable development and on a social level, B-Corp certification is becoming the sure value of a respectful company. Here are some explanations.


The B Corp (Benefit Corporation) label was born in 2006 in Philadelphia, USA. Three entrepreneurial friends, Bart Houlahan, Jay Coen Gilbert and Andrew Kassoy, had a common goal: to certify private companies that integrate social, societal and environmental objectives into their mission, business model, workforce, products or services. Since then, the B Corp movement has been promoting strong values for change around the world to make companies “a force for good” and to distinguish those that reconcile profit with the collective interest.



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Hélène Cougot
Hélène Cougot
Passionate about art and fashion, Hélène went to a fashion design school: the Atelier Chardon-Savard. She then completed her training with an MBA in Marketing at ISG. She has written for the magazine Do it in Paris and specializes in writing articles about luxury, art and fashion for Luxus +.

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