For the fifth consecutive year since its publication began in 2018, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ranked among Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable U.S. Companies. This year, we rated #21 and remain the only exclusive home-furnishings retailer featured on the list, continuing our recognition as an industry leader in sustainability.

From the companies included in the 2022 list, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. was noted as a “standout” for gender diversity, highlighting our board representation of 67% women. We are committed to investing in equity in all forms, including gender, and are honored for this recognition.

“We take great pride in the progress we are making with our impact initiatives and ESG leadership across the home furnishings industry.

Laura Alber, CEO, Q4 2021 Earnings Call

Sound environmental practices can lower costs, improve health and provide customers with the quality, safety and sustainability they demand. As we meet ambitious ESG goals and set new ones, we’re going beyond our own operations to help customers and suppliers become more sustainable. Our customers values are ours, and they drive change whenever they purchase responsible products. We move forward hand-in-hand with them, putting people and planet first.

Source: Barron’s, Illustration by Martin Gee