Acorne Ltd...

corporate responsibility

At Acorne, we take the business of providing fun and excitement seriously...

As well as practicing our own 'good housekeeping' at Acorne headquarters – from recycling to buying our milk from a family farm half a mile from our offices – we always work with responsible partners, like the Whitbread Group whose restaurant brands redeem our Leisure Vouchers. Whitbread are committed to implementing sound Environment and Energy policies across their group.

As managers of the Virgin Experience Days brand, Acorne regularly contribute to Virgin Unite and the Virgin Green Fund – innovative organisations that are helping make business a force for good:

Virgin Green Fund

A leading independent private equity firm investing growth capital in the renewable energy and resource efficiency sectors in North America and Europe. Using a fresh alternative to carbon off-setting, the Virgin Green Fund focuses on funding research and development into real sustainable solutions.

Virgin Green Fund

Virgin Green Fund

Virgin Unite

The non-profit foundation of the Virgin Group, uniting people to tackle tough social and environmental problems in an entrepreneurial way. 100% of donations go direct to the frontline, where they are needed, as all overheads are covered by Sir Richard Branson and the Virgin Group.

Virgin Unite

Virgin Unite

Virgin Money Giving

Acorne supports the work of Virgin Money Giving, an innovative not-for-profit fundraising company that gives charities the best deal. By charging only what they need to process donations, and collecting Gift Aid for free and passing it onto charities in full, Virgin Money Giving ensures that the maximum possible funds go directly to good causes.

Virgin Money Giving

Virgin Money Giving

UK Gift Card & Voucher Association

Acorne is an active member of the UK Gift Card & Voucher Association, which represents the key players in the gift voucher and gift card markets. The association promotes best practice within the industry and works with government agencies on industry legislation.

UK Gift Card & Voucher Association

UK Gift Card & Voucher Association logo

Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement for the Year Ended 30 June 2017

This statement is made under the requirements of The Modern Slavery Act (2015) and sets out the steps which Acorne has taken during its financial year to ensure that modern day slavery and human trafficking, as defined therein, are not occurring in Acorne or our supply chains.

For full statement, please click here