SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ.—GreenTree Hospitality Group, Inc., one of the world’s largest hotel brands globally, with over 2,600 hotels worldwide, announced its partnership with San Francisco Bay Coffee Company, bringing eco-friendly, compostable coffee pods for in-room use in its GreenTree Inn & Suites properties.
In continuing with the GreenTree Inn brand commitment to its sustainability practices within the communities and guests it serves, all GreenTree Inn & Suites hotels will feature the San Francisco Bay Coffee ‘No Waste’ OneCup single-serve pod. Each pod is sealed inside a compostable bag and a recyclable corrugated cardboard box. Both Fog Chaser regular and French Roast decaf will be available for use with the in-room Keurig brewing systems. The pods are certified compostable by the Biodegradable Products Institute. The newly introduced coffee pods are one more way that GreenTree Inn continues to focus on growing it green initiatives.
Additionally, GreenTree Inn maintains its environmental positioning by having the following eco-friendly, sustainable products at its properties, including: bath & soap pump dispensers, terry & linen reuse program, LED lighting, compostable breakfast ware, property recycling, recycling trash cans in common areas, water stations to help reduce plastic bottle usage, and the hotels’ cleaning products.
“We continue to seek ways to serve our guests, conserve the environment, and build solid, sustainable business practices at an affordable cost,” shared Kevin Brooks, Managing Director, GreenTree Hospitality Group. “Our commitment goes beyond words, and deep into our brand and culture. We are pleased to be working with San Francisco Bay Coffee, and as we continue to grow, so will our dedication to providing eco-friendly, service-oriented products.”
GreenTree Hospitality Group continues to seek additional ways to protect the environment. At the corporate level, GreenTree has introduced an Arbor Day Partnership/Alliance, supports eco-friendly organizations through its GreenTree GiveBack Rewards program, and has added a solar power system to its corporate office building in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
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