OLPRO awarded B-corp certification

Worcestershire-based stand-out Outdoor brand OLPRO become the first major UK-based Camping company to be awarded B-Corporation certification.

Founded by Daniel Walton in 2011, OLPRO ensures that the company have a positive impact on the planet and community, whilst giving people good quality, affordable access to camping with a trusted, technical brand.

This certification demonstrates OLPROs dedication to people and the planet, with them being the first UK-based camping and campervan brand to receive the prestigious accreditation. It is a clear mark that the company will now be audited against factors such as governance, workers and the environment.

OLPRO remain dedicated to sustainability by putting in measures such as tree planting, having currently planted a total of 11,499 trees by planting a sapling for every OLPRO Tent, Awning and Backpack sold, as well as designing and developing products that are made from sustainable materials such as recycled plastic bottles. OLPRO, even have a tent loan scheme to ensure tents see more use and beyond the life of products the brand Is involved in local upcycling of products if they can’t be sold as pre-loved.

Founder and managing director of OLPRO, Daniel Walton said on the achievement: ‘’Since starting the company in 2011, ensuring that OLPRO is a force for change has been an integral part of our development. We remain a company that puts our workers, customers, the community, and the environment above all else, and we strive to only improve on all these factors.

‘’This certification demonstrates the hard work that everyone at OLPRO puts in every day to establish us as a standout brand that leads with integrity and determination, working to better the standard of business practices for all.’’