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Fooditude partners with OLIO to combat food waste

This year, contract caterer Fooditude embarked on a mission to tackle the food waste problem in its business. One of the solutions the company has introduced is working with OLIO, a food surplus sharing platform. With OLIO’s help, Fooditude is ...

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Sodexo accelerates fight against food waste

Sodexo has announced the deployment of its data-driven food waste prevention program, WasteWatch powered by Leanpath, across 3,000 sites worldwide within a year. During the Tech for Good Summit, Denis Machuel, Sodexo’s Chief Executive Officer, reiterated the company’s goal to ...

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Compass targets global food waste challenge

According to WRAP, roughly one-third of the food produced globally is either lost or wasted every year, and in the UK alone the foodservice sector throws away one million tonnes of food; 75 per cent of which could have been ...

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Tackling food waste on the menu at LexChef 2018

Jack Shaw, Head Chef at Lexington Catering, has been crowned winner of LexChef 2018. He was recognised for his approach to reducing food waste and ability to create some really tasty dishes with food that would otherwise end up in ...

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Sodexo embraces wonky fruit and veg to eliminate food waste

As part of its commitment to prevent unnecessary food waste, Sodexo has launched its own wonky veg initiative, known as Wasteful to Tasteful, to help reduce the volume of grade B* fruit and vegetables being thrown away or left to ...

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UK businesses commit to landmark Roadmap to halve food waste

The UK’s largest retailers, food producers, manufacturers, and hospitality and food service companies have committed to ambitious milestones laid out in a new ground-breaking industry Food Waste Reduction Roadmap; developed with IGD and WRAP to further reduce the UK’s food ...

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BaxterStorey sustainability initiative wins Footprint Waste2Zero award

BaxterStorey has been named the winner of the Best Waste Management Project Award (food) at the inaugural Footprint Waste2Zero Awards for its innovative approach to waste management. ‘Food Waste Costing the Earth’ was an initiative the hospitality provider implemented in ...

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Global report reveals students at UK universities are demanding healthier foods from on-site catering

A new report by Sodexo has revealed that more than half of UK students (60 per cent) expect vegan or vegetarian food to be available at their university catering or retail outlets, and 49 per cent expect free-from foods. The International University ...

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ISS signs Courtauld Commitment 2025 to help tackle food waste

ISS Facility Services UK has signed up to Courtauld Commitment 2025, a 10-year voluntary agreement that brings together organisations across the food system – from producer to consumer – to make food and drink production and consumption more sustainable, from ...

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ReFood sets sights on a sustainable Manchester

Food waste recycler, ReFood, has joined the Manchester Food Board, in order to help promote better waste management in the City and encourage businesses to divert waste away from landfill. The Manchester Food Board is a cross sector partnership of ...

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