We are now a Certified B Corporation

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31 May 2024

Known for our exquisite, sustainable, and ethically grown flowers, we are proud to announce that we are now a certified B Corporation, joining a global community of businesses that meet high standards of social and environmental impact . Tim and Maggie Hobbs are thrilled to share this significant achievement, which underscores Tambuzi’s commitment to environmental stewardship, social responsibility, and economic sustainability.

B Corp Certification is awarded to companies that meet high standards of social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability. Tambuzi’s certification reflects its dedication to using business as a force for good and reinforces its role as a leader in sustainable floriculture. “Achieving B Corp Certification is a testament to our unwavering commitment to sustainability and ethical practices,” said Tim Hobbs, CEO of Tambuzi Ltd. “From the beginning, we have prioritized the well-being of our environment, our employees, and our community. This certification validates our efforts and motivates us to continue striving for excellence in everything we do.”

Tambuzi’s journey towards B Corp Certification involved a rigorous assessment of its impact on various stakeholders, including workers, customers, suppliers, community, and the environment.
• Tambuzi is carbon neutral certified by One Carbon World – a UN supported program that helps companies measure and offset their carbon footprint.
• Tambuzi is also certified to the highest level attainable – the Gold Standard, by the Kenya Flower Council.

Key initiatives that contributed to the achievement of B Corp certification include:

• Sustainable Farming Practices: Tambuzi employs regenerative farming techniques to grow flowers, while minimizing the use artificial chemicals and fertilizer, thus promoting a healthy ecosystem and high-quality products.

• Community Engagement: Tambuzi is deeply involved in the local community, supporting education, healthcare, and economic development initiatives that enhance the quality of life for its workers and their families.

• Employee Welfare: The company provides decent wages, safe working conditions, and opportunities for professional development, fostering a positive and inclusive workplace culture.

• Environmental Responsibility: Tambuzi is committed to reducing its carbon footprint through energy-efficient operations, water conservation measures, and waste reduction programs. “We are incredibly proud of our team and the collective effort that has led us to this achievement,” said Maggie Hobbs, Co-Founder of Tambuzi Ltd. “Our B Corp Certification is not just a badge of honour; it’s a call to action to continue innovating and leading by example in the flower farming industry.”

Tambuzi Ltd’s B Corp Certification marks a new chapter in its journey towards sustainable and ethical business practices. As a certified B Corporation, Tambuzi joins a global community of businesses that are redefining success in business by prioritizing purpose alongside profit

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