FSM Awards Interview

Following on from the FSM Awards, we caught up with Sunil Varma winner of the Unit Chef of the Year

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2019 Client Conference Confirmed

Our 2019 conference promises to be the best so far

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EDUCatering Awards Interview

After presenting the award at the EDUCatering awards to spoke to Andy Kemp, winner of the "Lifetime Achievement"

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Catering Management Software

Looking to get a handle on your catering operations? Saffron catering management software will ensure you’re in the best place to build a sustainable, successful catering service.

Whether you’re looking to ensure consistency of your foodservice brands, ensure your customers know that your food offer is nutritious, allergen aware and planet smart or your looking to identify trends, manage costs and maximise profitability we can show you how to achieve success.

In an increasingly competitive market place the ability to stay ahead of the game whilst optimising your operations and services has never been so important to fulfil customer expectations, maintain services standards or meet financial key performance indicators.

Advances in technology have enabled us to develop new ways of working, improve efficiency and deliver information that positively influences behaviours, supports greater efficiencies and keeps individuals focused upon their core objectives.

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Cloud-base solution

Multi-user levels

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End-to-end encryption

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The international standard


Hospitality & Leisure

The Hospitality & Leisure sector covers a wide range of diverse catering operations that may differ in many ways including size, the food being served, style of service and of course the diners. Although...

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Food Service

As a market-leading catering management solution, Saffron is already widely used by Contract Caterers and Facilities Managers to increase the efficiency of back office processes and ultimately drive...

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If you’re in early years, schools, colleges or university catering, you need to ensure you’re providing the nation’s young people with diverse, appealing and nutritious food at the most effective...

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Health & Social Care

Healthcare catering operates seven days a week, 365 days a year delivering a vital element of a patient’s recovery, whether an NHS Trust, Private Hospital, Care Home or Day Centre. With many different...

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Local Authority

As a local authority caterer, you may be catering across a broad range of clients with very different requirements – from school meals to civic venues and tourism, staff canteens to welfare meals...

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An army marches on its stomach, so your military operational units need an effective catering management and information system. Our specialist catering management software, Saffron, is designed for kitchen...

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"The speed and accuracy of access we have to data is one of the key benefits of Saffron"

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Advice Centre

Advances in technology have enabled us to develop new ways of working, improve efficiency and deliver information that positively influences behaviors, supports greater efficiencies and keeps individuals focused upon their core objectives.  Our Advice Centre provides insights that will help you gain further knowledge into the main areas affecting the hospitality industry.

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Saffron Bedside “Can it”

A mini-guide to using our Bedside catering and hospitality software system to manage and improve catering operations in your hospital setting. Compliance Can Saffron Bedside help my hospital evidence Outcome 5? How? Yes, Saffron Bedside patient ordering software can help your trust to evidence that you meet standards for the CQC’s Outcome 5, by showing…

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An Introduction to Saffron Central

Saffron Central is our new catering software designed specifically for multi-outlet caterers operating from a Central Production Unit (CPU). It helps you to track, cost and manage your menu offering, production and delivery, with complete visibility across your entire estate. The advantages of CPUs Real estate in today’s retail catering can be challenging. You might…

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Catering for Older People With Diabetes in Care Homes – How Can Software Help?

With November being Diabetes Month, and World Diabetes Day having taken place on 14th November, we wanted to explore get into the nutritional challenges of catering for older people with diabetes in care homes. Here we’ll be looking at: Diabetes prevalence General UK population In older people Complex health conditions and diabetes Dementia, nutrition and…

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