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Supervalu introduces 100% compostable reusable shopping bags

Supervalu introduces 100% compostable reusable shopping bags

ictured (L-R): Jamie Graham, Store Manager at SuperValu Lisburn and Deirdre Fegan, SuperValu Lisburn. Leading retailer, SuperValu has today announced that 100% compostable and reusable shopping bags will be introduced across stores from today, Monday 9th September. The SuperValu shopping bag is priced at 75p and made from a blend of renewable raw materials. This announcement follows the introduction of fully compostable fruit and vegetable bags for customers in 2018 as part of SuperValu’s overall sustainability strategy.

Supervalu introduces 100% compostable reusable shopping bags

Pictured (L-R): Jamie Graham, Store Manager at SuperValu Lisburn and Deirdre Fegan, SuperValu Lisburn. Leading retailer, SuperValu has today announced that 100% compostable and reusable shopping bags will be introduced across stores from today, Monday 9th September. The SuperValu shopping bag is priced at 75p and made from a blend of renewable raw materials. This announcement follows the introduction of fully compostable fruit and vegetable bags for customers in 2018 as part of SuperValu’s overall sustainability strategy.

Supervalu introduces 100% compostable reusable shopping bags

Pictured (L-R): Jamie Graham, Store Manager at SuperValu Lisburn and Deirdre Fegan, SuperValu Lisburn. Leading retailer, SuperValu has today announced that 100% compostable and reusable shopping bags will be introduced across stores from today, Monday 9th September. The SuperValu shopping bag is priced at 75p and made from a blend of renewable raw materials. This announcement follows the introduction of fully compostable fruit and vegetable bags for customers in 2018 as part of SuperValu’s overall sustainability strategy.

Leading retailer, SuperValu has today announced that 100% compostable and reusable shopping bags will be introduced this week across stores in Northern Ireland.

This announcement follows the introduction of fully compostable fruit and vegetable bags for customers in 2018 – both initiatives are just two steps SuperValu is taking as part of their sustainable packaging strategy to make 100% of its Own Brand and fresh fruit and vegetable packaging recyclable, reusable or compostable by 2025.

The SuperValu shopping bag is priced at 75p and made from a blend of renewable raw materials.

Welcoming the news, Michael McCormack Managing Director of SuperValu in Northern Ireland said:

“Our customers expect SuperValu to help them make more sustainable choices and we’re committed to doing just that. Reducing our environmental impact on the planet is a core focus of our overall strategy to help build sustainable communities and we have already made significant steps forward in this area.  We are delighted to introduce 100% reusable compostable bags in-store and will continue to explore ways of reducing plastic in innovative ways, making sure we meet our pledge to make 100% of our Own Brand and fresh fruit and vegetable packaging recyclable, reusable or compostable by 2025.”

 

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