The Adidem Group

Buffed is part of The Adidem Group. The Adidem Group is a dynamic and diverse group of Australian companies. Its core philosophy is balancing three circles – representing economic success, stakeholder fulfillment and positive social and environmental outcomes. Formed in 2003 the Adidem Group strives for operational excellence and innovation, and believes that people are at the heart of its business.

Be Collective

Be Collective is a social network for doing good. We aim to create a movement that has a positive impact on communities around the world by connecting and harnessing the knowledge, resources and goodwill of all. This collaborative platform matches interests and skills of groups and individuals with community need. Allowing people to give where it counts.

Recluse AV

Recluse AV provides a solutions driven approach to audio visual and home automation experiences. Covering project management, design, joinery and more; Recluse covers all bases. Recluse AV focuses on safety, ease-of-use and enjoyment to simplify and transform homes and businesses.

Mulgrave Farmers Market

The weekly Mulgrave Farmers Market and monthly Mulgrave Makers Market provide opportunities for primary producers and local artisans to deal direct with the public in the south-eastern suburbs of Melbourne. The markets are built on the principles of social enterprise and support independent producers and emerging businesses.

Bizness Babes

Bizness Babes is a not-for-profit national programme that provides a range of business skills and training to entrepreneurial women and mothers who do not have access to mainstream business education. Through coaching, mentoring and the provision of micro-financing, Bizness Babes has fostered scores of new businesses since it was established in 2006.

The Wise Foundation

The Wise Foundation was formed to further the community development and social commitments of The Body Shop Australia, the Adidem Group and the Wise family. The Wise Foundation is a registered Tax Concession Charity for the purpose of assisting marginalised people achieve meaningful participation in the community through social enterprise.


Buffed is a social enterprise that has established a network of ‘shoe shine and leather care’ stands in CBDs throughout Australia. It provides individuals seeking asylum, refugees and people who are long-term unemployed or underemployed to secure their own futures through small business ownership. Buffed supports artisans with technical and business training and mentorship.

D’fine Creative

D’fine Creative is a design and fitout company specialising in retail/commercial fitouts, digital and print design. Its primary focus is in the delivery of solutions, from complete brand concepts to construction management.

Affirm Press

Affirm Press is a publishing company committed to publishing books that have a positive impact on the community and that influence by delight.


Tickbox is a managed IT service provider that delivers forward-thinking advice and solutions with a service-orientated approach. Employing cutting-edge technology, Tickbox enables small-to-medium sized companies to maximise their potential.


Sensaura is a day spa and wellbeing centre in the heart of Noosa, which provides treatments to revive body, mind and soul.

The Children’s Centre

The Children’s Centre is a childcare facility in Mulgrave, in the south-eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Providing a stimulating environment for children to learn and have fun, the centre provides a high level of care and a place for children to thrive.