Located in Durham, North Carolina, not far from Lulu’s offices, the Durham Literacy Center thrives. … More Leaders in Literacy
You may not think of books and compost as the most obvious friends, but when it comes to Lulu and CompostNow, we have a lot more in common than you’d first guess. Our organizations are passionate about sustainability, building community, and always looking for reasons to play in the dirt! … More Peas Be With You
Join Team Lulu on a tour of the Sonoco Reclamation Center to celebrate Earth Month and expand our knowledge of the waste stream! The Sonoco Reclamation Center in Raleigh, NC processes around 350 tons per day in two 10-hour shifts, with 4 hours for cleaning. … More Lulu has a Can-Do Attitude
On a very windy, slightly rainy, but mostly sunny Friday in March, I joined a baker’s dozen-strong group of adventurous Lulus who took advantage of their company volunteer hours to work on a Habitat for Humanity job site in Raleigh, NC. We painted walls, planted shrubs and trees, shingled a roof, put up wood framing, [I] accidentally ripped our [my] jeans, sowed grass seed, caulked bathrooms, and moved a whole … More Habitat for Humanity
We recently traveled to Larry’s Beans to meet local sustainability superstar company, Larry’s Beans, to learn new tips, and frolic in caffeine happiness. … More Books, Beans and B-Corps: Making New Eco Friends
Last November I had a chat with Lulu’s CEO, Nigel Lee. We talked about many topics including his tenure as CEO, his commute, the upcoming move to Research Triangle Park, and Lulu’s certification as a B Corporation. As Nigel describes it, achieving the certification is like “the end of the beginning. To pass is like … More Why is B Corp Certification Important?
Sustainability is a hot business term these days, but Lulu was founded on the principles of eliminating waste and preserving natural resources through our print-on-demand technology. … More Do People Really Care Where Their Stuff Comes From?
Team members attend the B Corp Champions Retreat in Philadelphia. Here’s what they learned. … More 2016 B Corp Champions Retreat: Working Towards an Inclusive Economy
Lulu is proud to announce we recently received certification as a B Corporation, making Lulu the first online publishing company to achieve B Corp status. This prestigious designation is awarded to companies that harness the power of business by observing higher standards of performance, transparency and accountability to solve social and environmental problems. Lulu pioneered … More Lulu is now a Certified B Corp!
At Lulu, we believe everyone has a story to share. In the words of the great Backstreet Boys, it doesn’t matter who you are, where you’re from, what you did, as long as you Lulu. Or, something like that. Fellow Lulu employee, Carra, and I took this mantra to the LGBT Center of Raleigh for … More Lulu Leads Teen Writing Workshop