Virgin Wines

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Virgin Wines doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 46

Virgin Wines has a DitchCarbon Score of 46 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability measures. This score reflects the company’s current carbon intensity level, suggesting there is significant room for improvement. A higher score would demonstrate a stronger commitment to reducing carbon intensity and enhancing environmental sustainability.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

Virgin Wines is part of the beverages industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of medium. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

Virgin Wines operates in the United Kingdom, which has a very low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their operations.

...this company is doing 10.51% better in emissions than the industry average.

Virgin Wines, founded in 2000 and headquartered in Norwich, operates within the beverages industry as an online wine retailer in the UK. The company specializes in boutique quality wines crafted by small independent winemakers who prioritize passion over profit. Virgin Wines is committed to providing exceptional value, with winebuyers traveling globally to curate the finest selection for their customers.

Good news, Virgin Wines has embraced SBTi commitments

Virgin Wines has pledged to set science-based targets through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science. This commitment means the company will develop a detailed plan to significantly cut its carbon footprint across its operations and value chain.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Virgin Wines should set clear, science-informed targets for reducing their Scope 3 emissions and maintain transparency in reporting their progress while promoting sustainable practices throughout their supply chain, which could potentially lower their emissions by 35%.

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Our methodology

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