Tag Archives: Compass Group

Global benchmark on animal welfare rankings disappointingly low

MARKS & Spencer, Waitrose and Coop Group (Switzerland) have been given top marks in a global annual farm animal welfare Business Benchmark report, with Burger King, Mars and Müller among 21 companies languishing at the bottom of the league table.                         Now in its…
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2015 Health and Vitality Honours Winners announced

LORDS CRICKET Ground today played host to the UK’s foodservice industry, as their achievements working behind-the-scenes to improve the nation’s health and wellbeing were recognised at this year’s Health & Vitality Honours during a lunchtime ceremony.                       The 2015 Health & Vitality Honours – hosted…
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Compass reveals 2020 health and wellbeing strategy

COMPASS GROUP UK & Ireland continues to champion innovation in health and wellbeing, revealing its 2020 Health and Wellbeing Strategy.                   This 2020 strategy outlines a number of forward thinking pledges that demonstrate Compass’ dedication to help ‘feed change and fight obesity’. These pledges have been divided…
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At sixes and sevens

NEW RESEARCH has suggested that five-a-day guideline for fruit and veg consumption should be lifted to seven-a-day. Footprint asked foodservice experts whether it's achievable and, if so, how. Nicky Martin is head of nutrition at Compass Group UK & Ireland   Increasingly fruit and vegetable consumption is hugely important. Ideally we should aim to eat more…
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Footprint Awards 2014 Shortlist announced

FOR THE fourth year running entry levels to the annual Footprint Awards – the industry’s only scheme that celebrates achievement throughout the entire food supply chain - has broken previous records, it has been revealed. [caption id="attachment_8326" align="alignleft" width="300"] "Record number of entries demonstrate sustainability is at the heart of foodservice businesses" say organisers[/caption]  …
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A Fairtrade label is just the start

BUSINESSES ARE being challenged to go even further in supporting farmers - and Compass Group has picked up the gauntlet.                           As the fair-trade market continues to grow companies are seeking ways to engage further with the farmers that they are working with…
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New study released on link between nutrition and dementia

A NEW STUDY has been commissioned by Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) and Compass Group, to investigate the link between nutrition and the treatment of dementia in older patients.   The report reviews dietary factors across the life course that might increase or decrease the risk of onset of dementia in later life. It also details…
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TAQA and ESS launch platform to improve offshore nutrition

ESS SUPPORT Services Worldwide has launched a new health and wellbeing programme onboard oil producers’ TAQA’s platforms, with the Cormorant Alpha rig being the first offshore installation to provide full nutritional analysis, labelling and education to its customers in the North Sea.   ESS - part of Compass Group - provides catering, hotel and FM…
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