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Tambuzi Ltd Is Now a Certified B Corporation

"Achieving B Corp Certification is a testament to our unwavering commitment to sustainability and ethical practices."

By: THURSD. | 31-05-2024 | 3 min read
Sustainability
Tambuzi B Corporation header on Thursd

Tambuzi Ltd, renowned for its exquisite, sustainable, and ethically grown flowers, is proud to announce that it is now a certified B Corporation, joining a global community of businesses that meet high standards of social and environmental impact. Founders 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 Corporation Certification

B Corp Certification is awarded to companies that meet high standards of social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability. Certified B Corporations are leaders in the global movement for an inclusive, equitable, and regenerative economy. Unlike other certifications for businesses, B Lab is unique in its ability to measure a company’s entire social and environmental impact.

 

B Certified logo on Thursd

 

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.”

 

Rose picker lady with pink roses at Tambuzi
Rose picker at Tambuzi farms

 

Tambuzi's Journey

Founded in 1996 by Tim and Maggie Hobbs, Tambuzi Ltd is a leading commercial flower farm based in Nanyuki, Kenya. Known for its commitment to sustainability and ethical practices, Tambuzi produces high-quality, fragrant roses used in weddings and events all around the world. The company is dedicated to creating positive social and environmental impact while delivering beautiful products to customers worldwide.

Tambuzi’s journey towards B Corp Certification involved a rigorous assessment of its impact on various stakeholders, including workers, customers, suppliers, the community, and the environment:

 

Tambuzi farm worker with rose cart

 

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

 

Happy rose picker with pink rose at Tambuzi

 

A New Chapter Towards Sustainable and Ethical Practices

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.

 

Tambuzi farm worker with her kid walking

 

All photos courtesy of Tambuzi Ltd.

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