Retail and sales

In this section, you can find specific guidance on how to reduce carbon emissions in the retail and sales sector.

Businesses can take several actions such as reducing energy use in their stores and warehouses, optimising their supply chain to reduce waste, and incorporating sustainable materials and packaging.

Additionally, companies can encourage their customers to adopt sustainable practices, such as using reusable bags, reducing food waste, and buying sustainable products.

By reducing emissions, businesses can demonstrate their commitment to sustainability, save on energy costs, build a positive reputation and attract new customers and investors.

Your plan for reducing carbon in retail

Your detailed plan to reduce carbon and save energy in the retail and sales sector.

Net Zero Roadmap for the retail industry

Visit the British Retail Consortium’s net zero retail roadmap.

BRC’s Climate Action Roadmap Showcase

Visit the British Retail Consortium’s Climate Action Roadmap Showcase which focuses on the reduction of carbon emissions, the advancement of sustainability objectives (such as reducing waste or improving recycling), and the improvement in the impact retail and sales firms have on nature.