King Arthur Flour, American corporation

Ok, I swear I’m trying to be on vacation and not do work, but then we were buying some flour to make pizza dough, and I remembered that King Arthur Flour was on some list we found of the oldest extant companies in the U.S. Reading the back of the bag of flour confirmed that … Continue reading

Solidarity Economy

See here for many many definitions. A Solidarity Economy is defined by: Solidarity, cooperation, and democracy as norms that all people and organizations have to follow if they are to be a part of the Solidarity Economy. The supremacy of labor over capital. Labor is the core of economic life and human development. It is … Continue reading

Triple Bottom Line

The idea of the “triple bottom line” (TBL or 3BL) goes back to 1994, when the phrase was coined by John Elkington. He argued that companies should we working toward three equally important bottom lines:┬áprofit, people, and planet (3P).┬áThis is a major component of the stakeholder value movement of the 21st century. TBL has become … Continue reading