- Jessika Noda Ofiyai
Green Gifting: How Sustainable Corporate Gifts Can Benefit Your Business and the Environment
Sustainability is becoming a growing priority for companies across the globe. It’s a way for organizations to stand out in the competitive corporate world, and attract and retain talent. As businesses are investing more into gifting, they have become more conscious about their environmental footprint and “triple-bottom line”. When it comes to corporate gifting, one way to do this is by choosing gifts from companies who incorporate sustainability into their business model, like those who choose to ship carbon neutral, donate to organizations dedicated to creating positive environmental change like 1% for the Planet, or businesses who are B-corp certified. Choosing gifts that are not only thoughtful and high-quality, but also align with a company's values and mission, shows employees, clients and partners that the company cares about more than just the bottom line.
In addition to reducing waste, sustainable corporate gifting can also have a positive impact on employee morale and retention. By showing that a company values sustainability, employees are more likely to feel proud of their workplace and be motivated to work for a company that aligns with their own values. Additionally, eco-friendly gifts can be a great way to engage employees in sustainable practices both at work and in their personal lives.
Overall, sustainable corporate gifting is a win-win for companies and the environment. By prioritizing sustainability, corporations can show their commitment to environmental responsibility, improve their brand image, and even boost employee morale and retention.
Incorporate sustainable gifts into your gifting program with our top gifts that support the environment.
Public Goods All Natural Set
The perfect starter kit for someone who’s looking to transition into more sustainable and eco-friendly home products.
Public Goods bottles are made from 100% recycled, post-consumer plastic, while their paper products are all tree-free. On top of this, every shipment is carbon offset and a tree is planted for every order. Talk about giving back to the environment! Public goods has partnered with Clean the World to collect partially-used hygiene and personal care products for recycling and repurposing; Eden Reforestation Projects to plant a tree with every order and St. Mary’s Food Bank where they donate all near-expired products to those in need.