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Welcome to the AIM2Flourish Stories page, where you will find 1,000+ student-written stories about businesses that are both profitable and positive. Every one of these stories showcases a successful business innovation that also helps achieve one or more of the UN Global Goals. Browse the world's largest resource for inspiring, positive business innovation stories. 

"Big Changes Start with Small Actions"

Date published: 08 Jun 2017

Innovation Location: Monterrey, México

BioSolutions elaborates a bio-compound made from vegetable fibers, which is considered a bioplastic because it takes advantage of the fabric residue, specially the agave fiber. Then, BioSolutions creates a material


"Environmentalists at Heart"

Date published: 06 Apr 2018

Innovation Location: Melbourne VIC, Australia

Biofuel Innovations is a for-profit business which has based their operations on an existing model. Their innovation utilises cooking oil which goes to waste from local restaurants, and transforms them


"Food For All"

Date published: 16 Dec 2016

Innovation Location: Northampton, MA, United States

River Valley Co-op is a community-owned cooperative with the goal to provide local and fresh produce to the Northampton community. Its food-for-all and low income ownership program aim to make


"Getting to Exceptional" Equals Diversity

Date published: 27 Apr 2017

Innovation Location: New York, NY, United States

Protiviti is a global consulting firm that helps its clients confidently face the future. Through its efforts for diversity and inclusion in the workforce, Protiviti has reduced inequality and has


"Good and Healthy" to Make People Happy!

Date published: 05 Dec 2017

Innovation Location: Amherst, MA, United States

Bueno Y Sano, founded by a University of Massachusetts Amherst alumnus, Bob Lowry, is a family-owned chain restaurant that serves to "make people happy". Bueno Y Sano, translated from Spanish


"The Pizzabilities are Endless"

Date published: 10 Dec 2017

Innovation Location: Ronkonkoma, NY, United States

The business introduced a program they call "Pay It Forward." Customers pay for a pizza box, at $15, decorate the box, and donate it to a cause special to their


“Agroedutourism” as New Concept in Developing Alternative Energy

Date published: 17 May 2017

Innovation Location: Bogor, Bogor City, West Java, Indonesia

PT SWEN Inovasi Transfer (Swen IT) is one of the pioneers in designing and developing Biogas reactor made of glass fibers (fiberglass), which began operating reactors since 2007. As an


“Si Li Ji Ren”--“Considering collective benefits before acting”

Date published: 24 Aug 2017

Innovation Location: China

Infinitus (China) Company Ltd is a member of LKK Health Products Group (LKKHPG), providing health care products aiming to build a healthy life to its customers in China. Currently, the



Date published: 19 Jul 2017

Innovation Location: Indonesia

Indonesia's (or the world's!) solution to the plastic epidemic. Are you aware that the products we use everyday such as plastic cutlery, paper cups, and plastic bags for a mere