Our Foundation for the Future


Welcome to our inaugural Corporate Responsibility Overview. We look forward to sharing our progress with you – giving an account of where we have been, where we are currently, and where we’re heading.
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Corporate Responsibility

Through our Corporate Responsibility program, we’re addressing how our company impacts both the planet and society. Our three pillars – Our Communities, Our Workplace, and Our Planet – bring our purpose to life and provide a framework for meaningful, long-lasting impact.
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Our Communities

Supporting Housing and a Sense of Home for All

Our work within our communities is founded on our belief that all people deserve the comfortable, safe, and secure feeling of home. We focus our efforts on the communities where we live and work because that’s where we have the greatest opportunity to effect change.
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Our Workplace

Building a More Inclusive Wayfair

We provide learning opportunities for all career stages and strive to support each employee in a meaningful way by providing a full range of benefits. And we’re committed to embedding diversity, equity, and inclusion into every aspect of our organization — so that each person feels empowered to bring their whole self to work every day, to the degree that they choose.
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Our Planet

Protecting Our Shared Home

We’re taking a value chain approach to addressing our environmental footprint — starting with our own operations and working with suppliers, partners, and customers to reduce our upstream and downstream impacts.

"We strive to be more than just a home goods provider. Purpose drives our business. We are at the beginning of our journey, but we’re driven by our desire to continuously improve, and we’re invested in setting ourselves up for the long haul. This is critical as we aim to be the best neighbor, employer, and provider of products to our customers."



- Derek Oliver (he/him) | Head of Government Affairs and Corporate Responsibility
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2021 By The Numbers

Our Communities

42


unique non-profit partnerships

5,800+


products donated in 2021

>$9M


raised in total support to our community partners

1,100+


employee donations matched in 2021
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Our Workplace

>25K


Meals to employees and their families through our Meals To Go COVID-19 relief program

19%


Reduction in the number of OSHA-recordable injuries from 2020 to 2021

$15


Per hour minimum wage in the U.S.

3,000+


Wayfairians come together through Employee Resource Groups and Affinity Groups to celebrate their shared cultures and experiences.
Building an inclusive community.

Our latest report provides a snapshot of where we are on our journey, celebrating the breakthroughs we have unlocked along the way, and sharing where we have room to grow. All done with a commitment to transparency and accountability.
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Our Planet

>8,300 MW


Of renewable energy generated through renewable energy credits and Renewable Energy Guarantees of Origin across North America, the EU and U.K.

>60


Eligible third-party certifications included for products through our on-site Shop Sustainably program

>13.2K


Pounds of plastic reduction in the EU and U.K. by replacing poly bags with easy-to-reseal paper bags

25


Sites committed to zero-waste-to-landfill programs

What's New

February 1, 2023
With an expanded product offering across the whole home, Wayfair makes it easier for consumers to discover and shop products from Black makers and designers
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February 1, 2023
The Exploration of Black Design and the Black Home
3 Min Read
February 1, 2023
Advocating for the Clean Home
2 Min Read
February 1, 2023
Building Community Through Business
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February 1, 2023
Easily support Black-owned furniture companies.
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November 29, 2022
At Wayfair, we believe we have an opportunity and responsibility to leverage our operational capabilities and expertise to give back and make an impact. This Giving Tuesday, and every day, we’re inspired to make a difference through the bond we share with our customers, our communities, and our people. In addition to giving back, we recognize the importance of reflection and expressing gratitude to the countless individuals and organizations who have played a role in helping us make a difference — both at home and around the world.
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November 9, 2022
For Army Specialist Michael S. Monthervil, who was injured in Afghanistan in 2014, having space to move around and be comfortable at home is crucial to his recovery. While doing training exercises, SPC Monthervil sustained a spinal cord injury after falling on his neck, resulting in the loss of use of his legs. After going through surgery and rehabilitation, he has focused on recovery and has found ways to stay active, regaining movement in his arms and dexterity in his hands. However, his current home is not wheelchair accessible, making it difficult for him to focus on and prioritize his recovery.
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October 20, 2022
Leader in Home showcases more than 50 third-party certifications to help customers shop sustainably
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October 10, 2022
Everyone deserves a place to call home, and at Wayfair, we’re proud to partner with Community Solutions to help make this possible. Through the Built For Zero movement, Community Solutions supports counties and cities across the U.S. to use data-driven systems to radically change how they can work to end homelessness.
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October 6, 2022
Global Sale to Support Organizations Around the World Working to End Homelessness
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