Card Connection - Carbon Offest Programme Announcement

Card Connection is the UK's No 1 greeting card franchise, servicing over 12,000 outlets in Britain and Ireland.
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Card Connection

  Opportunities:
In the UK
  Business Type:
Franchise
  Minimum Investment:
£40,000
  Training Provided:
Yes
  Home-based:
Yes
  Part time:
Yes

As part of our parent company UKG Greeting, Card Connection are proud to announce that all its single greeting cards will be offset through the global conservation charity World Land Trust’s Carbon Balanced Paper programme.

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As part of our parent company UKG Greeting, Card Connection are proud to announce that all its single greeting cards will be offset through the global conservation charity World Land Trust’s Carbon Balanced Paper programme.

By doing this, UK Greetings will fund the protection of 635 acres of threatened habitat in the Khe Nuoc Trong region of Vietnam. This precious biodiverse tropical forest provides a sanctuary for a rich array of threatened wildlife, including some critically endangered species.

This move sees UK Greetings offsetting almost 10,000 tonnes of CO2e relating to the manufacturing of the board used to produce its 200 million cards per year.

As patron of the World Land Trust, Sir David Attenborough is quoted as saying “The money that is given to the World Land Trust, in my estimation, has more effect on the wild world than almost anything I can think of.”

To date, WLT has helped secure more than 881,000 acres of threatened habitat in 20 countries. Card Connection, though UKG greetings are proud to be playing its part in this vital work, while at the same time demonstrating its ongoing commitment to operating a more environmentally sustainable business.

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