Awards

hessnatur: Naturally distinguished

International Federation of Organic Agricultural Movements (IFOAM): ‘Organic Textile Award’

1996
 
 

‘International design award from the state government of Baden-Württemberg’ for the hessnatur wedding dress

1997

Faktor 4+ trade fair in Klagenfurt: ‘Faktor 4+’

1998
 
 

The people’s choice ‘Hidden Champion’ award from the regional government of Hessen

1999

‘Rhön – region with a future’ gold medal from the ‘Innovation and Jobs’ working group

2000
 
 

‘Catalogue of the Year’ from the Versandhausberater magazine

2003

Ethics in Business quality mark for demonstrating ethical responsibility in their actions

2005
 
 

Federal Ministry for Families, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth: ‘Career and Family Audit’

2006

Regional government of Hessen: ‘Committed company – Impetus for Hessen’ as part of the Hessentag as Company of the Month for July

2007
 
 

Stiftung Deutscher Nachhaltigkeitspreis e.V. in Düsseldorf: ‘German Sustainability Award’ in the ‘Germany’s most sustainable purchasing’ category

2008

NGOs in collaboration with Greenpeace ‘Public Eye Positive Award’

2008
 
 

Münchener Marketing Circle e.V. (MMC) ‘German marketing award for innovative sustainable marketing’ (MINNE): “hessnatur is a model for sustainable marketing in the future”

2009

Verbraucher Initiative e.V. (federal German consumer initiative): ‘Sustainable retail company’, Gold

2009
 
 

Verbraucher Initiative e.V. (federal German consumer initiative): ‘Sustainable retail company’, Gold

2011

Inclusion of hessnatur in the list of ‘100 companies for climate protection’ from the regional government of Hessen

2011
 
 

Federal Ministry for Families, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth: ‘Career and Family Audit’ (re-audit)

2013

hessnatur is the only textile retailer to receive an award for occupational safety and health protection from TÜV Hessen (technical inspection association)

2013
 
 

Verbraucher Initiative e.V. (federal German consumer initiative) ‘Sustainability communication in retail 2013’, Gold

2013