Since our inception in 1971, Bed Bath & Beyond has been dedicated to being a responsible corporate entity by offering attractive and increasingly differentiated merchandise at competitive prices, supported by exceptional customer service. In addition to these core principles, the Company is committed to being a positive economic force, a responsible citizen in the communities they serve, and a mindful steward of the resources we consume. Bed Bath & Beyond continues its efforts to decrease its own energy consumption in our stores, distribution centers, and corporate offices. Bed Bath & Beyond also continue to pay attention to they waste stream and that of the products we sell. As with all things they do, they know they can do better and Bed Bath & Beyond strive to find ways to improve, in a manner consistent with they obligations to all our constituencies.