Speakers at a B Lab event


B Lab U.S. & Canada In the News

Check out our latest headlines, news, and press releases below. To learn more about B Lab U.S. & Canada’s work, you can see our mission page and our featured blog posts.

Latest News

  • 2 B or not 2 B: Why brands seek B Corp status (Morning Brew)

    With its rigorous testing and legal requirements, B Lab urges companies not to view the achievement as a label, but as a commitment.

    Read more
  • What It Means to Be a B Corp (WWD)

    What the label means for apparel makers branding themselves as conscious actors — and the consuming public they are courting.

    Read more
  • Balancing purpose and profit: Why companies are seeking B Corporation status (San Diego Tribune)

    The world has changed, and businesses of all kinds are now facing intense pressure to increase their social responsibility

    Read more

Collective Action

  • Public Benefit Corporation vs. B Corp: What's the Difference? (U.S. News & World Report)

    One is a legal status. The other is a certification. Both PBCs and B Corps aim to change capitalism.

    Read more
  • Big Food Companies See ESG ‘Halo’ as Key to Building Brands (Food Institute)

    In recent years, the uptick in consumer demand for purpose-driven brands has been profound, and food and beverage companies are no exception to the rule.

    Read more
  • Quicktake "Take the Lead" (Bloomberg)

    B Lab U.S. and Canada CEO Jorge Fontanez discusses B Lab's journey towards antiracism and invites others in leadership to consider the same.

    Read more

B Corp Highlights

  • How Sustainable Companies Keep Their Cred After They Go Public (Inc Magazine)

    More and more businesses that tout sustainability as a core tenet are filing for IPOs.

    Read more
  • Fors Marsh Group Takes A Data-Driven Approach To Help Build Consumer Awareness Of Social Impact (Forbes)

    With a focus on data-driven impact, Fors Marsh Group has grown over 20 years into a research and strategy ...

    Read more
  • The B Corp movement is accelerating during the pandemic (Fortune)

    To Emmanuel Faber, CEO of food giant Danone, the coronavirus pandemic is a reason to accelerate ...

    Read more
A woman tending bar at a B Lab event

Latest Press Releases

  • 3.7.23

    Expo West 2023 Brings Over 100 B Corps Together to Transform Business

    Read Press Release
  • 2.7.22

    B Lab taps verification partner Genashtim to address growth and wait times in the B Corp Certification process

    Read Press Release
  • 1.12.22

    New podcast series explores how business can help solve our most pressing social and environmental problems

    Read Press Release
Audience taking notes at a B Lab event

Press Inquiries

Connect with Our Team

For press inquiries, please contact us through our communications request form.

Contact Us

Related Stories

  • Anti-racism

    B Lab U.S. & Canada Welcomes a New CEO to Lead the Push Toward Racial Equity, Climate Justice, and Stakeholder-Driven Economy

    Read More
  • Business Strategy

    B Lab and Partners Release the Climate Justice Playbook for Business

    Read More
  • Anti-racism

    B Corps Are Using Financial Services to Address Racial Equity and Bridge the Racial Wealth Gap

    Read More