Lantana’s B Corp™ Journey
At Lantana, our journey towards B Corp Certification has been driven by our founders' unwavering commitment to ethical business practices. Since our inception in 2008 as a small independent business, we've aimed to make a positive impact on our teams, suppliers, and customers.
Today, as a proud B Corp, we embrace this achievement as a validation of our dedication to social and environmental performance.
Why B Corp Certification Matters
There are currently over 6000 B Corp businesses worldwide, spanning 80 countries and 150 industries. Lantana stands as a pioneer in the UK hospitality industry, bringing a sprinkle of Aussie goodness to the global sustainability movement.
How We’re Making a Difference
From the Heart of Lantana
The process of working towards B Corp Certification compelled us to examine every aspect of our business. It's not just about the certification; it's about ensuring that our good intentions have the desired effect. We achieved a B Impact Assessment score of 85.3, above the global average of 50.9. This reflects our dedication to creating a socially just and environmentally sustainable society.
As a hospitality business, we've chosen to focus on areas where we can truly make an impact.
We are committed to supporting local suppliers, fellow independents who are artisans in their craft. Our passion for ethical quality ingredients has connected us with some fantastic producers, and the majority of our partnerships span many years. We strive to buy in season and from as close to London as possible. Some of our good friends are listed here:
Insights from the Journey
Based on the B Impact assessment, MCSA Cafe Holdings Ltd earned an overall score of 85.3. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
Beyond B Corp Certification
While we celebrate our achievements, we acknowledge there's always room for improvement and growth. Being a B Corp is not a destination; it's an integral part of our ongoing journey. As we expand into new residencies, form partnerships, and continue to champion sustainable hospitality, we remain committed to using our business as a force for good. Watch this space for more exciting updates!