There are more than 1300 of them in 38 countries, ranging from large corporations to digital start-ups. These are B Corporations, where the B stands for “benefit“. In addition to running a successful business, these companies aim to achieve a positive impact on people and the environment. They have become a model for sustainability in the USA and have acquired legal-entity status in many States. Now Italy is discovering them, with eight certified B Corporations to date. A crowdfunding project involving the Bocconi University in Milan will publish the Italian edition of the book of the B Corporations, to raise awareness of the concept.
Click here to find out about the crowdfunding campaign