Companies Adopt Halal Business Practices

October 13, 2006 § 3 Comments

Western companies are changing their business practices or at least their prospectus to attract Muslim investors:

“MINNEAPOLIS — When Caribou Coffee went public last year, sharp-eyed investors noticed some unusual promises in its prospectus. Caribou, the nation’s second-largest coffeehouse chain, said it would never sell pork or porn. It wouldn’t charge or receive interest, either.” (J. Freed, South Bend Tribune)

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§ 3 Responses to Companies Adopt Halal Business Practices

  • Hood says:

    Check out the arcapita site, they seemed to have a number of investments in the states.
    I’ve heard ‘It’s a grind’ cafes are partly muslim owned as well, although i am not sure

  • Abu Sahajj says:

    “Check out the arcapita site, they seemed to have a number of investments in the states.”

    Headquarters… Bahrain… Atlanta… London. Definately Muslim owned!

  • […] I found this article from this blog about Caribou Coffee/Arcapita Bank. I wrote about the Caribou Coffee thing a while back. When Caribou Coffee went public last year, sharp-eyed investors noticed some unusual promises in its prospectus. Caribou, the nation’s second-largest coffeehouse chain, said it would never sell pork or porn. It wouldn’t charge or receive interest, either. Explore posts in the same categories: Business, Islam […]

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