We care for a better tomorrow
At Best Mannequins to think green is more than just a trend. It is an approach to business and life of all of us. Our mission is to create a healthy balance between ecological, economic and social aspects of our business.
Looking forward with a clear mission to minimize the impact of our activities on the environment, Best Mannequins actively implements changes in its organization to make both its products and business more sustainable.
“Our company was focussed from the very start on a sustainable approach. Besides, we have already taken significant steps that we can be proud of. I am convinced that the current challenges with regard to the environment, sustainability and reuse of materials are great opportunities for our company. I am already eagerly looking forward to a greener future.”
Griet Kindt, CEO Best Mannequins
Embracing a circular economy and ethical manufacturing
Being passionate about sustainable solutions, we are working to integrate circular economy principles into all applicable product categories. It is important to us to offer a varied range of sustainable raw materials for all purposes. Besides the origin of the raw materials used, we also consider the process of manufacture from a health & labour perspective.
Since 2009 our Belgium hq is fully solar powered. In 2023 a battery hub is installed. Heating and cooling is done with an ecologic heat pump.
RECYCLING COMPANY WASTE
We implemented full waste segregation within our company. In 2023 a “digital-first” approach has been introduced to reduce the use of paper.
We constantly strives to assure higher standards of production and implements innovative machinery for the well-being of our workers.
Our sustainability strategy
We have implemented, in the past years, significant changes to contribute to a more responsible retail industry.
Adverse effects during production
Durability of the material
Adverse effects after use
MATERIALS EFFECTS CHART
1 = very low, 10 = significant
REPAIR & RESPRAY SERVICES
Further lowering our carbon footprint, our ecofriendly repair, respray service helps increase the lifespan of our mannequins.
PLASTIC FREE PACKAGING
Since 2021 we offer a 100% plastic free packaging using only recycled or FSC certified cardboard, paper and cotton bags.
In an effort to boost the longevity of our products, we offer an economical and eco-friendly repair, respray and make-up service.