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22/08/2012 16:08

A celebration of farming and food is promised when the quality accreditation organisation Red Tractor launches its promotional week running from 24-30 September.

It plans to use the opportunity to show caterers and consumers how it provides “a shortcut” to affordable, quality food and...

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Industry
21/08/2012 10:08

Described by Jamie Oliver as the "Oscars of the food world" the BBC Food and Farming Awards 2012 celebrates the best of Britain's food and drinks producers, cooks, markets and food shops.

On Wednesday, November 28th at 2pm at the NEC, Birmingham, some of the biggest names from the world...

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Industry
21/08/2012 10:08

The catering industry risks purchasing unsafe, poor quality or illegal seafood if they do not check it has come from a reputable supplier, government bodies have warned.

The British Hospitality Association (BHA) together with the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) and Food Standards...

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Industry
20/08/2012 09:08

Country Range Group has teamed up with Kellogg’s in its new ‘Help give a child a breakfast’ campaign, encouraging the next generation to tuck into the most important meal of the day.

Until December 21, they will donate 75p to the Kellogg’s Breakfast Club Trust for every case of Corn...

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Industry
08/08/2012 01:08

Public and private education catering contractors Alliance in Partnership (AiP) has retained an annual contract worth £300,000 at a 100 year old school.

AiP has worked with the Central Foundation Boys Foundation, London for over eight year’s years and will commence a further...

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Industry
10/07/2012 11:07

Coeliac UK, the national charity for people with coeliac disease, has announced new services and accreditation to help the catering industry capitalise on the emerging £100m gluten-free market and comply with the law on gluten-free food.

Sarah Sleet Chief Executive of Coeliac UK said: “...

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Industry
03/07/2012 01:07

The Children’s Food Trust has appointed marketing and fundraising expert Duncan Bell as its first director of market development.

Bell has joined the Trust in a brand new post to build the Trust's strategic partnerships, fundraising and trading activity across the UK and...

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Industry
27/06/2012 01:06

Julia Hall, a catering manager at a performing arts school in Nottingham, is the latest winner of the Pritchitts monthly Magic Number prize draw, bagging herself a brand new iPad.

Hall discovered her magic number on a catering pack of Pritchitts Viva Milk – the education sector’s...

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Industry
22/06/2012 10:06

Tim Fletcher, head chef at Beechen Cliff School, Bath has been presented with one of the most prestigious awards in a national catering competition.

His triumph came in the BPEX Foodservice Pork Product of the Year competition 2012, which recognises quality pork products and dishes that...

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Industry
22/05/2012 12:05

The Association of Colleges (AoC) has launched a new campaign in a bid to ensure that 16 to 18-year-olds from a disadvantaged background at colleges have a free lunch.

The campaign focuses on the fact that if a disadvantaged student attends a maintained school sixth form, free school,...

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