Here’s how we’re protecting the planet, from mindful manufacturing to energy efficiency.
We’re committed to positive change for our customers and the communities we call home.
Goals, milestones & measurements
Sustainably sourced cotton by 2021
Workers in education & empowerment programs by 2020
Landfill diversion across our company by 2021
Sustainably sourced wood by 2021
GREENGUARD certified company-produced furniture at Pottery Barn Kids by 2020
Of executive positions occupied by women
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We’re proud to announce the release of our 2020 Impact Report.
Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSI) is proud to once again be ranked among “The Best Employers for Women” by Forbes for 2021.
We’re proud to share WSI has set new goals to double Fair Trade premiums and expand investments in purchases of Nest Ethical Handcraft by 2025.
Recognition & Awards
We’re proud to be recognized as a sustainable leader in our industry
Resources & Reporting
We publish our progress annually with CDP disclosures and Impact Reports, and we track our emissions against science-based climate targets. These reports are informed by the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB), Task Force on Climate Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) as well as business goals and industry benchmarking.
Policies & Disclosures
Look for these labels across our brands to shop products with purpose
When you shop for cotton made without harmful chemicals or pesticides, you’re contributing to cleaner soil and waterways.
Choose recycled, reclaimed, alternative or responsibly harvested materials that meet high social and environmental standards.
Fair Trade Certified™
Help ensure fair and safe labor practices, improve livelihoods and empower workers to invest in their communities.
Products certified by GREENGUARD and STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® are tested for harmful chemicals and VOCs.
Celebrate and preserve craft traditions around the world by supporting ethical handcraft.
Help small businesses grow, nurture talent and contribute to your community with locally-made products.
Plant a Tree
Buy a piece of indoor wood furniture at participating brands, and we’ll plant a tree in partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation.
“We put the customer at the center of everything we do, every day. Their best interests are ours. That’s why we lead our industry in the creation of high-quality, safe and sustainable products.”Laura Alber, CEO