Tag Archives: Lindsay Boswell

Redistribution serves up 18 million meals

A total of 9,072 tonnes of “waste” food was redistributed by Fareshare in 2015/16, 25% more than the previous year. It was enough to provide the equivalent of 18.3 million meals to people in need, but represents only 2% of what is possible the charity said. FareShare works with retailers including Asda, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and…
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Sodexo Servathon gives 465 volunteer hours to FareShare

EMPLOYEES FROM Sodexo gave the equivalent of 62 working days to volunteering with a food charity for Servathon in April and May.                 Servathon is an annual campaign which invites Sodexo employees across the world to tackle hunger in their local communities, through volunteering, fundraising or donating and…
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WRAP looks at redistribution to tackle food waste

THE WASTE & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) has issued a new study which suggests that food waste could be cut through the redistribution of surplus products by retailers.                       The Food Connection Programme report researched the level and types of excess food which supermarkets often…
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