VANCOUVER, June 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Mills, a family owned office supplies
distributor, is proud to announce that it has achieved Certified B
Corporation status as designated by the non-profit organization B Lab (www.bcorporation.net). Mills is the first Office Supply Company in Canada to achieve this
According to Brad Mills, CEO of Mills, "While any company can purchase
carbon offsets, we are now being held to a higher standard. We must
consider the impact our decisions will have on our employees,
customers, community, suppliers and environment. Being a part of this
community will give us the framework to measure our successes and
determine where we need improvement."
To become a Certified B Corp, companies must meet rigorous standards of
social and environmental performance. There are currently over 533
Certified B Corporations from sixty industries, representing $3.11
Billion in collective revenues.
SOURCE Mills Basics
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