Tuesday, 7 April 2009

Red Letter Days becomes the UK’s first green experience company

Today is truly a Red Letter Day for us as we’re very proud to announce that we have become the first UK-based experience company to offset the carbon emissions associated with our experiences and our business, free of charge to our customers.

Working in conjunction with independent auditor ECObiz, we've calculated the carbon footprint of every single experience that we sell, from hot air ballooning and Ferrari driving to spa days.

Now when our customers buy a Red Letter Day, we’ll offset the CO2 emissions associated with that experience by investing in carbon offsetting projects via Climate Care, the UK's leading offsetting organisation. You can see details about the projects we’re supporting at
Climate Care.

We've also assessed our own company's carbon emission figures and we're fully offsetting the CO2 associated with the day-to-day running of our business. A policy of 'Reuse, Reduce and Recycle' has also been implemented in our offices.

We invite you to find out more detail about our eco initiatives by taking a look at our
full environmental policy (1.1MB PDF).

Just another great reason to work with us...13% commission, high average order values, fast sales validation and now, an extra good feeling from helping the planet!

If you’d like to find out more please don’t hesitate to get in touch via the contact details below.

Phone Joshna on 079 1863 2814 or Angela on 079 1874 7455
joshna_cloud9@hotmail.com or angegreenwood@hotmail.com

Here's what our owners had to say about this new initiative:

"Red Letter Days recognises that as the market leader we must lead in environmental responsibility. This is why we have decided to be the first experience company to fully offset our own emissions. More importantly, we are offsetting all our customer experiences, at no cost to them. By partnering with Climate Care, we are doing our part to counter the effects of climate change."

Peter Jones & Theo Paphitis
Joint owners of Red Letter Days

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