New ethical rankings: UK flower delivery companies by The Good Shopping Guide | Dec 11, 2017 | Ethical Accreditation, Ethical Shopping Blog | 0 comments The feel-good factor of buying flowers for a friend or loved one can be marred by concerns over issues such as air miles, workers’ rights and the use of certain controversial chemicals (such as those that recent science has found to have a harmful effect on the bee population). But a number of companies are taking positive steps that meet higher environmental and welfare standards than ever before. New ethical index rankings Ahead of the holiday season, we’ve released new ethical index rankings for UK flower delivery companies. These rankings reflect our latest research on flower delivery companies in the UK, and of the 15 brands covered only 5 were given top ethical marks. Fairtrade Cinnamon Spice by Arena Flowers Ahead of the pack is Arena Flowers, who scored a 95 ECI. They are the only company with Ethical Accreditation, and are highly recommended by The Good Shopping Guide. To learn more and review a breakdown of the latest ethical ranking see this link.