Reusable cup use soars 10-fold at Pret thanks to 50p discount

Madeleine Cuff
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Customers on track to save four million disposable cups this year

Pret customers are on track to save four million disposable cups from being used this year, as thousands switch to reusable alternatives. In January Pret doubled the discount available on hot drinks...

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