Tag Archives: Innocent

Big brands honoured for bringing veganism to the masses

ANIMAL RIGHTS charity PETA has announced its first ever Vegan Food Awards winners, after extensive taste tests of meat and dairy-free products available across the retail and hospitality sector.   The new awards scheme aims to provide credible information for the one in 10 Britons that are choosing to follow a dairy-free diet.   Winners…
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Foodservice operators and supply chain urged to highlight initiatives and best practice at industry Honours

BUSINESSES RANGING from restaurants and public sector organisations to contract caterers and food manufacturers are being urged to highlight best practice in healthy eating provision, sourcing and encouraging behavioral change, by submitting their initiatives to the only industry scheme celebrating progress in moving forward the health and wellbeing agenda across the entire foodservice supply chain.…
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An innocent smoothie with David Bentley

THE FCSI’s chair has been keen to forge closer links with other foodservice and associated trade associations to help tackle an issue that his members say some caterers still aren’t taking seriously enough – sustainability.                           David Burrows (DB): Good morning David. First…
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Video: Footprint Awards 2012

Watch this amazing film to get the vibe of the wonderful evening celebrating outstanding corporate achievement and responsible business in the foodservice industry. Congratulations to all the Winners and Runners Up.   Here they are again:   SUSTAINABLE USE OF NATURAL RESOURCES AWARD 2012 Winner: 3663 Runner Up: The Caterer's Linen Supply (London Linen Group)…
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Footprint Awards 2013 shortlist announced

THE NOMINEES for the 2013 Footprint Awards – the industry’s only awards scheme encouraging sustainability and responsible business throughout the supply chain – have today been announced following a record number of entries.                           “Record number of entries demonstrate sustainability is at the…
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Indie café or ‘wolf in sheep’s clothing’?

HAVE YOU ever been to a Tesco café? The coffee might as well be instant, the food all tastes of beige and don’t even consider using the toilets. Morrisons isn’t much better. TripAdvisor had a review recently for Morrisons café in Wisbech which about sums it up: “Prices acceptable and food and drink OK. Certainly…
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Video – Inaugural Footprint Health & Vitality Honours

LEADING PERSONALITIES from the foodservice and hospitality industries, including the likes of Raymond Blanc OBE, LACA’s Anne Bull and Westminster Kingsway’s Gary Hunter, teamed-up with health and nutrition expert Dr Susan Jebb and Sodexo Health Ambassador Matt Dawson MBE to recognise healthy best practice within foodservice. The high profile judging panel this afternoon rewarded those…
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An Innocent Smoothie with…Caroline Fry

THE CHIEF executive of CH&Co’s business and industry arm talks about the company’s new sustainability strategy and the ‘quirky things’ her chefs have achieved with cakes.                     David Burrows (DB): Good morning Caroline. Thanks for coming along and being the first person to join me on…
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Companies rewarded in first ever Health & Vitality Honours

LEADING PERSONALITIES from the foodservice and hospitality industries, including the likes of Raymond Blanc OBE, LACA’s Anne Bull and Westminster Kingsway’s Gary Hunter, teamed-up with health and nutrition expert Dr Susan Jebb and Sodexo Health Ambassador Matt Dawson MBE to recognise healthy best practice within foodservice. The high profile judging panel this afternoon rewarded those…
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Smoothie brand gets new year boost

INNOCENT HAS launched a new campaign for their on-the-go smoothie range.   The £1.1 million multi- media campaign is being used to promote the message that each smoothie contains two of people’s five-a-day.   Following a tough couple of years at the start of the credit crunch, innocent juice and smoothie ranges stormed back in…
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