RED LION INTERACTIVE CELEBRATES NATIONAL RECYCLING DAY

Los Angeles, Calif., (November, 2008)– November 15 has been designated as National Recycling Day by the National Recycling Coalition ( http://www.nrc-recycle.org/americarecycles.aspx). In order to celebrate and participate in the environmentally-conscious cause, Red Lion Interactive, the leading distributor of video game accessories in the country, has implemented several crucial updates to its operation.

Red Lion:

• Recycles video game software and hardware through new buy-back program

• Uses only 100% recycled boxes for all its shipments

• Uses only shredded documents for box filler instead of environmentally hazardous popcorn foam or other similar materials

• Has converted the entire corporate and warehouse facility to energy efficient lighting and uses timers to regulate all its lights

• Uses Fans instead of AC in its facility in order to reduce its CO2 foot print and to save energy

• Uses only computers and monitors that are rated as energy efficient

• Uses recycled or“second hand” office and warehouse equipment

Tom LaVoie, Red Lion’s CEO, stated:“Making a positive contribution to the environment and the community can be achieved by implementing a few basic actions within our operation. Not only do these simple changes help alleviate our impact on the environment, it also helps us to save some money through a few simple adjustments. It’s a win-win situation for everyone.”

About Red Lion Interactive

Red Lion Interactive was founded by a team of retail and distribution veterans with more than 30 years of collective experience in the video game industry. Launched by Tom LaVoie, a former retail buyer for national chains, Red Lion is quickly growing into one of the fastest growing providers of accessory distribution and product promotional support in the video game industry. Red Lion’s philosophy of integrity, commitment and trust is expressed in every aspect of its business culture as the company continues significant growth in its sector of the industry. Red Lion, which is located in Los Angeles, California, represents every major accessory brand and supports every gaming platform including Nintendo Wii™, Nintendo DS™, PlayStation™ 2, PlayStation™ 3, PSP™, Xbox 360™, and many more. Please visit Red Lion at http://www.redlioninteractive.com or call (888) 432-8707. International calls: (+1) 323-214-8325

 

Contact: Dirk Foster

Red Lion Interactive

(888) 432-8707 XT. 108

dirk@redlioninteractive.com

 


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