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  • Foodservice Footprint FPT2014019-e1508684158473 2018 Footprint Awards Shortlist of Sustainability Elite Announced Foodservice News and Information Out of Home sector news  WRAP Winnow Waterscan Waste Prevention & Waste Management Award W.K.Thomas Veris Strategies at Westfield Vegware University of Brighton Toasty Products Thomas’s Battersea Sustainable Use of Natural Resources Award Sustainable Supplier Award Sustainable Catering Equipment Manufacturer Award Sustainability in Education Award Stakeholder Engagement Award Sodexo UK & Ireland Social Impact & Diversity Award Sambazon Paper Cup Recovery & Recycling Group news-email National Trust Mondelez International Meiko UK Mars Foods M&J Seafoods LeanPath UK Kuehne+Nagel KFC UK&I Innovations in Packaging Award Innocent Drinks Hoshizaki UK Ltd Hobart UK Greene King Fundamentally Sustainable Food Energy Efficiency Award Elior UK Economic Sustainability Award Deliveroo Cup Print Coca-Cola European Partners Chartwells at Oxford Brookes University Bunzl Catering Supplies Brookwood bidfood Adande Refrigeration

    2018 Footprint Awards Shortlist of Sustainability Elite Announced

    The shortlist for Footprint Awards is announced, revealing the foodservice and hospitality sector’s leading responsible business initiatives. Footprint Awards remains the only initiative to honour the achievements of companies in the area of sustainability and responsible business practice in the… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Best-before-small New labelling guide to help cut food waste Grocery sector news updates  WRAP Theresa Coffey news-email FSA Food Standards Agency DEFRA

    New labelling guide to help cut food waste

    New labelling guidelines have been published to help reduce the amount of food people chuck in the bin. In the UK, two million tonnes of food is thrown away every year because it’s not been used in time; a third… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint IMG_3766_1_1_1 Restaurants not pulling their weight on food waste Foodservice News and Information Out of Home sector news  WRAP news-email EFRA Champions 12.3

    Restaurants not pulling their weight on food waste

    A new report published this week by Champions 12.3 showed “hopeful signs of progress” towards meeting the Sustainable Development Goal target to halve per capita global food waste at the retail and consumer levels by 2030. Some 60% of the… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint IMG_1367 Call for standardised date labels by 2020 Grocery sector news updates  WRAP Use By news-email Labelling Food Standards Agency Consumer Goods Forum Best Before

    Call for standardised date labels by 2020

    The likes of Nestlé, Unilever and Tesco have called for date labels on packaging to be standardised worldwide by the end of the decade in a bid to dramatically cut food waste. The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) – a network… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Unknown-29 What’s in Gove’s plastic bag of tricks? Next Green Thing Out of Home News Analysis  WRAP Plastic Bags Michael Gove DEFRA

    What’s in Gove’s plastic bag of tricks?

    The new environment secretary’s praise for the carrier bag tax suggests that a previously regulation-shy government could get tough on waste. By David Burrows. What a difference 5p makes. New DEFRA figures show that seven of the UK’s largest food… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint F43-Analysis Food waste breakthrough is just the beginning Out of Home News Analysis Waste  WRAP Steve Parfett Professor Martin Caraher news-email HaFSA Food Research Collaboration food redistribution Dr Sinead Furey

    Food waste breakthrough is just the beginning

    2016 was the year redistribution went mainstream. But it’s only a sticking-plaster solution to the problem of poverty. By Nick Hughes. The year 2016 felt like a breakthrough moment for food waste redistribution. Greater public awareness of food waste along… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint F42-Review-1 Redistribution is no solution to food waste and poverty Out of Home News Analysis  WRAP The Trussel Trust Steve Parfett OLIO news-email AG Parfett

    Redistribution is no solution to food waste and poverty

    The year 2016 felt like a breakthrough period for food waste redistribution. Greater public awareness of food waste along with businesses’ own waste reduction commitments and improvements in the operational capabilities of redistribution charities combined to create the conditions needed… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Landfill-waste Food sector aims to double food redistribution Foodservice News and Information Out of Home sector news  WRAP news-email HaFSA food redistribution Courtauld Commitment C2025

    Food sector aims to double food redistribution

    Some of the country’s largest food and drink firms have committed to doubling the amount of surplus food they redistribute by 2020. A new campaign to improve redistribution in the hospitality and foodservice sector will also be launched this year,… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Unknown-14 London to pioneer new waste campaign Foodservice News and Information Out of Home sector news  WRAP TRiFOCAL Transforming City Food Habits For Life Resource London news-email LWARB food waste

    London to pioneer new waste campaign

    A new campaign plans to save Londoners a combined £330m each year by reducing the amount of food they throw away. The EU funded initiative is being led by Resource London and plans to combine advice around avoiding food waste… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint P21 Vacherin smashes zero waste target Foodservice News and Information Out of Home sector news  Zero waste to landfill WRAP Vacherin Simon MacFarlane news-email HaFSA

    Vacherin smashes zero waste target

    Vacherin has hit its target of becoming a zero waste-to-landfill organisation more than a year earlier than scheduled. In April 2016, the specialist London caterer set itself the target of sending zero waste to landfill by 2018; however a recent… Read More