Amsterdam, September 26th, 2023
“Bon Ton Toys is making waves by joining the B Corp movement!”
Bon Ton Toys, a global player in the plush toy industry, is thrilled to announce a groundbreaking achievement as it becomes a B Corp certified plush company. This remarkable feat solidifies Bon Ton Toys’ dedication to a sustainable environment, social responsibility, and ethical business practices.
Bon Ton Toys has its own brand B.T. Chaps and creates plush for Miffy (Nijntje), Snoopy and WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature).
The B Corp certification is awarded to companies that meet high standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability.
Michael Hendriks, Managing Director at Bon Ton Toys, states; “At Bon Ton Toys, we believe that play should be both enjoyable and responsible. Our achievement of becoming B Corp is a testament to our enduring commitment to sustainability, ethical business practices, and our dedication to making the world a better place for future generations”.
Here are the key highlights of Bon Ton Toys’ B Corp certification:
1. Eco-friendly Approach: Bon Ton Toys is at the forefront of producing plush toys that are environmentally friendly. They use sustainable materials and production processes, reducing their carbon footprint while ensuring that the toys are both safe and enjoyable for children.
2. Ethical Production: They prioritize ethical workplace practices, ensuring that all their products are crafted under fair working conditions. They foster a safe and inclusive work environment for their team.
3. Giving Back to the Community: Bon TonToys is all about spreading love within communities and supporting charitable causes. They live their mission to make a positive impact that extends beyond their products.
4. Transparency Matters: Transparency is a core value for Bon Ton Toys. They openly share their operations and regularly report on their social and environmental performance, holding themselves accountable.
5. Innovating for Good: They constantly seek innovative solutions to minimize waste, conserve resources and create plush toys that ignite children’s imaginations while respecting the planet.
Bon Ton Toys’ milestone of becoming B Corp demonstrates the standard for ethical toy production and underscores the importance of making conscientious consumer choices. Their B Corp certification represents a remarkable achievement on their journey to create toys that not only bring joy to children but also have a positive impact on the global community and the environment.