HORSE MEAT in school meals, pork in prisoners’ halal pies and a damning verdict on hospital catering have meant a troubled start to 2013 for catering companies. It might be a silly superstition, but 2013 is not turning out well for companies [...]
Local Authority Caterers Association
By footprint on April 2, 2013
Published in: Green Scene, News Analysis and tagged 10 Downing Street, Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, Albert Roux, Alex Jackson, Anne Bull, Ashley Clarkson, Claire Baker, Code for Sustainable Food in Public Procurement, David Cox, DEFRA, Food for Life Catering Mark, GBS, Gerry Clinton, Government Buying Standards, Grant Thornton, Havering Borough Council, Horse meat, Iceland, LACA, Local Authority Caterers Association, Loys Grossman, Malcom Walker, Owen Paterson, Soil Association, Supply Direct, Sustain, The Hospital Caterers Association, Zac Goldsmith.
By footprint on February 13, 2013
Published in: Comment, News Analysis and tagged 3663, Aramark, Food Standards Agency, FSA, HCA, Hospital Caterers Association, LACA, Local Authority Caterers Association, Sodexo, Tillery Valley.
Note: The Food Standards Agency statement for caterers is available here. ARAMARK statement: “We can’t speak for the catering industry and weren’t present at today’s meeting. From our standpoint, all ARAMARK-authorised suppliers of products containing meat and processed meat have confirmed to us that [...]
By footprint on April 25, 2012
Published in: Foodservice News, Health and Vitality, News and tagged ATL, Jamie Oliver, LACA, Lansley, Local Authority Caterers Association, Lynda Mitchell, Mary Bousted, Michael Gove, obesity, Observer Food Monthly.
THE COALITION Government is doing nothing to tackle the obesity crisis among kids, according to Jamie Oliver. In an interview with Observer Food Monthly, Oliver launched a blistering attack on government policy, and in particular education secretary [...]