STOCKTON, CALIF. — Prepared foods supplier Kevin’s Natural Foods has recently achieved the status of a Certified B Corporation.

Kevin’s was founded in 2019 and specializes in making clean, healthy, refrigerated, ready-to-cook meals.

“This B Corp certification is a testament to the brand’s commitment to creating a positive impact on how Americans eat and its promise of taking care of its employees through special programs that provide financial security and receive top scores for providing employees both an individual and family living wage, while also supplying health and wellness programs and measuring engagement and satisfaction by employees,” a representative for the company said.

The B Corp certification involves an assessment in these five categories:

  1. Governance
  2. Workers
  3. Customers
  4. Community
  5. Environment

“The most important aspect of our company is the people,” said Kevin McCray, co-founder and president of Kevin’s Natural Foods. “Our consumers and employees play a crucial role in the business, and with this recognition we are honored to join the list of like-minded brands using business as a force for good to better our communities as a whole. Being certified as a B Corp signifies the hard work our team has put in, and while we still have areas to improve on, we can now rely on this new community to make even better business decisions as a whole and continue our mission of providing healthy, convenient and flavorful meals to all.”