Faced with the rise in oil costs, the worth of fuel oil has began to rise once more in latest months (+ 11% between September 2020 and January 2021). Determined to act for the buying energy of households, the UFC-Que Choisir Lyon Métropole & Rhône proposes to group purchases.
The precept of the marketing campaign “choose your fuel“organized by UFC Que Choisir is easy: it consists of bringing collectively native distributors no matter their profile (giant teams, giant retailers, SMEs) to acquire the most cost-effective potential worth for home fuel.
The operation had already labored nicely in earlier years. 318 inhabitants of Greater Lyon and Rhône, out of the 1,077 registered, subscribed to this motion in 2020 (+ 25% in contrast to 2019) which saved them almost 71 euros on common, i.e. an general acquire of twenty-two,531 euros. On the power of the 2020 outcomes of group buying campaigns, the affiliation subsequently calls on customers in Greater Lyon and the Rhône to proceed to come collectively in 2021 to decrease their payments.
A easy on-line registration
Taking under consideration the completely different dates for filling the tanks, the “choose your fuel oil” marketing campaign has nonetheless advanced from one group buy per 30 days to 2 (each different Friday) so as to enable everybody to profit from it. The phrases and situations stay unchanged: registration, free and with out obligation, is open to everybody.
On the foundation of the successful offers, registrants can seek the advice of their personalised provide on the night of the reverse public sale straight on the web site or by phone.
They then have till Monday 2 p.m. to resolve whether or not or not to subscribe. In the occasion of subscription, supply takes place inside fifteen days. “Independence requires, to cover the costs of organizing the campaign, a contribution to the costs of € 5 including tax will be requested from subscribing consumers only.“is it specified.
“We consider this part of our mission“explains Michel Boutard, president of UFC Que Choisir dans le Rhône, who considers that his affiliation is just taking part in the middleman on this course of.”Our purpose is to generate profits for our members. We usually provide the similar sort of motion with gasoline and electrical energy suppliers.“The subsequent one will in all probability happen this summer season.