Knowlton Development Corporation, Inc. (“kdc/one”), a global leader in providing value-added solutions to brands in the beauty, personal care, and home care categories, has issued its Fiscal Year 2023 Environmental, Social, and Governance (“ESG”) Report. The publication of this report is an important component of kdc/one’s multi-faceted commitment to operate as a responsible corporate citizen.

“The name kdc/one stands for integrity, excellence, and respect exemplified throughout our diverse organization” said Nick Whitley, CEO of kdc/one. “Our values drive the commitments of kdc/one to support human rights, ensure fair labor, protect the environment, and guarantee our anti-corruption practices. We are all committed to achieving a long-lasting, positive social and environmental impact, both as individuals and as a global enterprise.” 

kdc/one has established and published thoughtful goals to reduce our environmental footprint and increase the sustainability of our operations, improve employee safety, and increase diversity by 2025. Within kdc/one, there is a dedicated team of experts charged with maintaining, improving, and overseeing these initiatives, empowered to drive change, and enjoying visibility at the highest levels of the organization. 

The report, which is aligned to the standards and framework of Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), includes both quantitative and qualitative metrics from May 1, 2022, to April 30, 2023. 


About kdc/one 

Headquartered in Longueuil, Québec, kdc/one is a trusted global provider of value-added solutions to many of the world’s leading brands in the beauty, personal care, and home care categories. The Company partners closely with both industry-leading consumer products companies and fast-growing independent brands in the ideation, formulation, design, packaging, and manufacturing of products. The innovative products that kdc/one has helped to develop are sold by its brand partners in more than 70 countries worldwide.