Environmental & social impact
A message from our President and COO
“At Bose, we’re committed to achieving positive environmental, social, and governance (ESG) impact, and we are continuously evolving year after year. 2022 has been a critical point in time on our journey towards improved efforts. Two years into this critical climate-action decade, governments, industries, and individuals are focusing more than ever on ESG issues.”
President and Chief Operating Officer
Our approach to environmental & social impact
We aspire to infuse sustainability into our day-to-day work across the company, so that it shapes our thinking and the way we do business.
The 2022 Environmental, Social, Governance Report Update shares our most impactful sustainability activities over the past year. We invite you to read our current and past publications and learn about the progress Bose is making.
Responsible supply chain
Building our products and bringing them to market requires a global network of suppliers, contract manufacturers, and distributors. We continuously monitor every touchpoint in our supply chain to ensure our values of doing business ethically, responsibly, and with integrity extend to each of our suppliers.
Forté Foundation Partnership
To further our commitment to gender equity at Bose, we are thrilled to announce a partnership with Forté Foundation, an organization dedicated to serving, educating, mentoring, and developing more women leaders in business. Forté is a nonprofit organization working to launch women into fulfilling, significant careers through access to business education, professional development, and a community of successful women.
Society of Women Engineers Partnership
To further our commitment to support the professional development of women engineers, Bose is excited to announce a partnership with the Society of Women Engineers (SWE). SWE is an organization devoted to empowering Women in STEM and is committed to working towards a world with gender parity and equality in engineering and technology. SWE is a not-for-profit educational and service organization that empowers women to succeed and advance in engineering and be recognized for their life-changing contributions as engineers and leaders.
Our commitment to the environment
We're taking a responsible approach to mitigating our products' impact on the environment. We're continuosly identifying and pursuing opportunities to reduce energy and material use, and limit carbon emissions and waste generation.
Our people are creating meaningful change in our communities through volunteering, individiual and corporate giving, and elevating STEAM education.