Evolve is our sustainability programme made up of six focus areas that will enable us to become an increasingly more sustainable business.
Our ambitious strategy sets out to drive real change, based on a three-pillar approach which will: minimise our negative impact on the planet, maximise our positive impact in the communities where we operate and embed sustainability into every aspect of our business. Find out more about our action areas and principles below.
Advancing towards a more sustainable future
Dedicated to reducing our carbon emissions in support of our 2040 Net Zero ambitions, implementing renewable energy opportunities and protecting the natural world.
- Target Net Zero by 2040
- Reduce energy demand
- Increase on-site renewables
- Increase biodiversity
Responsibly managing our use of resources and materials to reduce waste in all areas of our business. Where possible, contributing to the circular economy and encouraging our guests to do the same.
- Water management
- Reduce waste streams
- Facilitate clothes recycling & reuse
Investing in our people by nurturing an internal culture that celebrates our differences, creating a positive work environment that is considerate of the pressures of everyday life and supports all employees as individuals.
- Promote an inclusive culture
- Advance equality and diversity
- Promote wellbeing for all
Our Centres and Hubs
Recognising our responsibility to support the communities in which we operate, promoting economic growth and working with charitable organisations and diverse small businesses to further the wellbeing of our local areas.
- Partner with our local communities
- Provide opportunities for volunteering
- Create rewarding careers
Ensuring all our partners across our value chain are aligned with our sustainability goals and are committed to working with us to achieve them.
- Collaboration and alignment with our brand partners and supply chain
Embedding responsible practices into our business strategy across all levels and functions in the company and remaining accountable to all our stakeholders.
- Transparent compliance and policies
- Clear accountability
- Embed safety and security