Jelt is Montana's 7th B Corp!

February 12, 2018

BIG NEWS...Jelt is now a B Corp certified company, joining over 2,100 Certified B Corporations from more than 130 industries in 50 countries. B Corps share a unifying goal: to redefine success in business. Performance standards of Certified B Corps are comprehensive and transparent and measure a company’s impact on all of its stakeholders. B Corps are legally required to consider the impact not only on their shareholders, but also their workers, suppliers, community, consumers, and the environment. 
Jelt image of girl wearing USA belt while sitting on a stump looking onto a Hyalite Lake, with a "We are Certified B Corporation" for Jelt
Not sure about what this status means? Here are some helpful tips about B Corps and why you should care: 
What’s a Benefit (B) Corp?
  • For-profit companies certified by the non-profit B Lab
  • Meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency
  • Notable B Corps- Ben & Jerry’s, Patagonia, West Paw Design and now, Jelt
Why Should you care?
  • B Corps use the power of markets to solve social & environmental problems
  • Jelt operates to benefit all stakeholders: employees, customers, suppliers, community members, and the environment
  • Jelt is the 7th certified B Corp in Montana
Built to Give
  • Jelt creates a high quality, unique, functional product and uses the business to give back to our community.
  • Money from each sale goes to non-profits including Warriors and Quiet Waters, Thrive, 1% for the Planet and many more… 
It’s a Better Belt
  • Jelt cares about how our belts are made.
  • Jelt moved production to Montana to create more jobs in our home state.
  • Manufacturing at the Montana Correctional Enterprise program costs more, but, helping incarcerated women gain valuable job skills, training and self-confidence is invaluable.
 Wear Your Water Bottle
  • Jelt elastic belts are made from 100% recycled water bottles and the packaging is 100% recycled cardboard.
  • Jelt is dedicated to preserving our planet and lowering the footprint of our environmental impact.

We are proud to share this achievement with all of our loyal friends, family, and customers!