Torch Awards for Marketplace Ethics

Encouraging and supporting ethical business practices is a key purpose of the Better Business Bureau.  The Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics is the most prestigious award the BBB can present to a business.  Being a recipient indicates that the business not only believes in the high standards promoted by the BBB, but also consistently acts on them and continuously integrates them into daily business practices.

An overview of the Torch Awards for Marketplace Ethics with additional links and information

The first step in competing for a Torch Award is to nominate a business. Self-nominations are accepted.

Full listing of eligibility requirements, instructions for entry, and key dates. A company must first be nominated to be eligible to apply.

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See different ways recipients of the Torch Awards for Ethics are recognized and able to market their award

Check out the list of winners from the 2017 Torch Awards

See a complete list of past Torch Awards for Ethics Recipients

See videos of past Torch Awards ceremonies


For more information about the BBB Torch Awards, contact Nina Castle at
312-245-2516 or