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16/04/2012 14:04

PS100 hosted a seminar for members on April 12th at the Hilton Metropole in London at which plans were unveiled for the project to develop an evidence base linking nutrition with health.

In pursuit of the PS100’s key aims (* Protected Mealtimes * Lifetime Nutrition Plan * Appointment...

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Industry
16/04/2012 10:04

With green issues high on everyone's agenda, Gram, the UK’s leading supplier of energy efficient refrigeration is calling all school caterers within the industry to take part in the Gram Green Paper report for 2012.

For the past 10 years, Gram has led the way in raising awareness of...

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Industry
13/04/2012 07:04

More than 800 guests were at the Hilton London Metropole last night to hear the announcement of the winners of the 2012 Cost Sector Catering Awards.

Two new awards were launched, with immediate past chair of LACA Sandra Russell honoured as the first recipient of the Public Sector...

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Industry
12/04/2012 01:04

The newly-refurbished Wivenhoe House, home of the Edge Hotel School, has announced its first partnership with the hospitality industry.

Churchill, one of Britain's leading suppliers of tableware to the hospitality industry, will be supplying the entire range of glassware, china and...

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Industry
10/04/2012 01:04

Dairy expert Pritchitts is urging schools to get involved in its Viva Daily Win 2012 promotion.
Pritchitts is urging schools to get involved early, stock up on Viva Flavoured Milk, and request their free point-of-sale kits in good time for the 1st May launch.

When the promotion...

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Industry
04/04/2012 11:04

Watching too much television and the overconsumption of unhealthy snacks and soft drinks are posing a serious threat to young children's health, according to new research.

Scientists from 10 European countries have been cooperating on the ToyBox study, which is coordinated by Dr Yannis...

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Industry
03/04/2012 10:04

Over a third of education staff said there has been an increase in the uptake of free school meals (FSM) at their school or college in the past five years.

And most believe the rise is due to the recession and more parents being made redundant, according to a survey conducted by the...

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Industry
29/03/2012 09:03

School cooks wanting to boost their training skills for passing on their kitchen know-how can now turn to new support from the School Food Trust.

The charity is launching the service for the many school cooks around the country who are often called upon to deliver training on kitchen and...

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Industry
26/03/2012 14:03

The country’s biggest caterers, supermarkets, food manufacturers and food outlets are joining forces to help cut five billion calories from the nation’s daily diet, the Health Secretary Andrew Lansley has announced.

Contract caterer Compass, Asda, Marks & Spencer, Morrisons, Sainsbury...

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Industry
22/03/2012 12:03

The only responsible reaction to the world’s water challenge – which poses a long-term threat to the foodservice industry and society as a whole – is a collaborative, public policy-driven response, according to a new report from Nestlé.

The Meeting the Global Water Challenge report,...

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