Quality and sustainability – It’s all in the detail

We think ahead in terms of eco, tech and quality. With the finest materials, we stay ahead of the game.

Customers are becoming increasingly aware of sustainable practices and their place within the Hotel sector. In the guardian study they found 80% of those surveyed felt that CO2 emissions, pollution and over-use of resources were their key environmental concerns. While 79% indicate they would give preference to companies offering products and services with low environmental impacts.

A report by Booking.com launched for Earth Day indicates and increase in hotel guests willing to accept more sustainable behaviours as part of their travel.

The results show:

  • 68% confirm they are more likely to consider choosing an accommodation knowing that it was eco-friendly.
  • 36% would choose and eco-friendly accommodation because it provides a more locally-relevant experience.

Here at The Fine Bedding Company we are focused on not only improving our manufacturing processes but also making them more environmentally friendly. Our environmental policy and targets focus on product quality, energy and resource efficiency. We aim to reduce the carbon footprint of our products and through sustainable manufacturing and better quality and performance.

Sustainability

Below you will see some of our business figures for 2017. Since these were collated we have also applied for a GRS (Global Recycle Standard) approval, along with the following:

  • 16% lower carbon footprint on key products (compared to industry standard duvets).
  • 44% lower carbon footprint for our up coming Eco Duvet.
  • Green Apple – Gold award winner for Environmental Manufacturing.

 

Sustainable Numbers

Smartdown® – The New Vegan Alternative

Get ready for a revolution! A man-made washable, hypoallergenic and vegan-friendly duvet and pillow set with the comfort and luxurious feel of down. Not only that, but when we created Smartdown® we had a SMART Promise in mind;   So, what’s this all about? We’ve...

Introducing The Zip and Link Mattress Topper

This new innovation - designed specifically for the hospitality sector - addresses the washability, storage and practicality of Zip and Link beds. We spent a long time talking to hoteliers to really understand the challenges they face when it comes to filled bedding,...

The Hotel Industry Forum 2018

It's the 15th annual Hotel Industry Forum next week and we will be heading along to showcase our award winning portfolio and products. Not only with we be letting you know about current ventures, but we've got some very exciting future opportunities to share with you...