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Body Energy Club Partners with Sharewares to Implement Reusable Cup Program

Here’s some good news. Vancouver’s largest health food and supplement store Body Energy Club (BEC) is launching a new sustainable grab-and-go cup to reduce its environmental impact, joining the movement toward a zero-waste future.

“Body Energy Club has always been committed to doing its part to help the environment by implementing new programs to help reduce waste and improve our sustainable practices. From recycling programs to reusable cups, our goal is to introduce ways for every member of our community to participate, regardless of how they shop with us,” says Founder and CEO Dominick Tousignant.

In partnership with Sharewares, (a local Vancouver platform that facilitates reusable cups that are rented, returned, sanitized to a food-safe level, and redistributed to retailers) BEC soft-launched a reusable cup program on Earth Day 2022. This grab-and-go cup borrowing service is a convenient and accessible way to end the world’s single-use garbage crisis.

— GLOBE NEWSWIRE

May 10, 2022 05:15 ET

Body Energy Club Has Its Own Recycling Program in Vancouver

While many natural health and supplement brands move away from rigid plastic container to resealable pouches - to support less plastic waste overall - these pouches do not have a place in today's provincial recycling programs due to a lack of proper sorting infrastructure and resources.

— GLOBE NEWSWIRE

March 29, 2022 08:45 ET


Body Energy Club Launches BEC BY THE GRAM

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Here’s some good news. Vancouver’s largest health food and supplement store Body Energy Club (BEC) is launching a new sustainable grab-and-go shopping initiative to reduce its environmental impact, moving toward a zero-waste future. This initiative is a bulk-supplements pilot program called BEC by the Gram. It aims at reducing packaging waste in Vancouver’s communities while also providing great savings during these unprecedented times.

— GLOBE NEWSWIRE

February 01, 2022 06:50 ET


GLOBE NEWSWIRE

Body Energy Club’s founder Dominick Tousignant explains the expansion as a fight-back response to difficult times. Tousignant started with one store on Davie Street in Vancouver (2002) and now owns 10, the other seven stores are franchisees. There are now 15 Body Energy Club stores in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland, with two in LA.

— GLOBE NEWSWIRE

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 01:50

FINANCIAL POST

Is this a strategy retailers can learn from? Tousignant says yes. “The first step is to give people what they want in these times and that’s catering to “every body” and everybody, as we embrace all diet restrictions or food preferences.”

— FINANCIAL POST

Oct 27, 2020

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YAHOO FINANCE

Here’s some good news. While other stores are closing during the pandemic, the health food and supplement store Body Energy Club https://www.bodyenergyclub.com/ has opened four new outlets, three in Vancouver (UBC, Granville, Coal Harbour) and one in Burnaby (Amazing Brentwood).

— YAHOO FINANCE

Oct 27, 2020