Tag Archives: Vance Fairman-Smith

Greene King claims first with zero waste target

Greene King is claiming a pub industry first by setting a target of sending zero waste to landfill by 2020. The pub retailer and brewer said the target formed part of its partnership with waste management company SWR, through which it has pledged to reduce landfill waste across its entire managed estate. One year on…
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Footprint drives waste debate with latest online discussion

FOOTPRINT, THE foodservice industry’s sustainability champion, is calling on the hospitality industry to join them in furthering the waste debate with its latest FootprintChannel.tv broadcast.                       Sustainability & Waste Denial will broadcast live on the 12th March at 9.30am, and aims to highlight the tools…
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Interview: Spirit Pub Company’s head of supply chain and purchasing

SPIRIT PUB Company's head of supply chain and purchasing talks to Footprint about sustainability advances in the pub sector.   Niki Goddard: Tell us a little about the sustainability stakes in the pub sector. Ahead or behind the sustainability agenda?   Vance Fairman–Smith: Good question! We have seen good progress with WRAP’s HaFSA but I…
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Spirit Pub Company sign waste management deal

SPIRIT PUB COMPANY has signed a multi-million pound deal with Specialist Waste Recycling (SWR) to manage all residual general waste and glass from Spirit managed pubs. [caption id="attachment_7878" align="alignleft" width="300"] Spirit Pub Company winner of the Waste Management & Reduction category in the Footprint Awards 2012[/caption]                  …
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