The award was presented by Unilever Food Solutions Channel Marketing Manager Peter Dahl
A great deal of work has gone into the waste agenda in foodservice and hospitality. Entrants were judged on their work to effectively manage and reduce waste – food, water, packaging and other resource. Judges were looking for clear and accurate processes, collaboration, demonstrable, tangible and provable advances made, staff engagement and development of infrastructure.
Shortlisted companies in this category were:
Mitchells & Butler's
Sodexo UK & Ireland
Of the Runner Up the judges said ‘A very powerful case study that involved everybody in the business across several locations’. The Runner Up is Nestlé Professional
The Winner however was credited for their work at the Central Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. The Winner of the 2013 Waste Management & Reduction Award is Sodexo UK & Ireland