This post was originally published in Venture Beat by Samantha Smith, Director of Sales at Ware2Go. As the dust settles from the frenzied ecommerce growth spurred on by COVID-19, many businesses and
Frequently Asked Questions
No, Ware2Go is fully funding the initiative and automatically enrolling all current and future clients at no cost to the client.
Carbon offset shipping means that all emissions produced during the shipping and delivery process are being offset by the purchase of carbon credits supporting forest projects that draw a comparable amount of CO2 back into the atmosphere therefore neutralizing the carbon output.
Yes, every Pachama project is certified by a 3rd party, either VCS, GS, CAR, or ACR.
The UN introduced the carbon credit system where each credit is equivalent to one tonne of CO2 equivalent removed, reduced, or avoided from the environment. Carbon credits represent climate benefits that would not have been achieved without carbon finance.
Latest trends show that shoppers are becoming increasingly more eco-conscious in their purchasing decisions, but a study released by Shopify revealed that many shoppers will choose speed and convenience over a more sustainable option when it comes to ecommerce shipping. In fact, according to Harvard Business Review, 65% of consumers want to support sustainable brands, but only 26% actually do. Ware2Go’s 1- to 2-day ground delivery network, backed by their new Carbon Offset Shipping Network, eliminates the need for brands and consumers to choose between fast and sustainable shipping options.