Local Authority

Local Authorities are faced with a number of catering challenges throughout the sectors they serve, find out more about how the introduction of a catering management solution can help:

Catering for Diabetic People in Hospitals and Healthcare Settings – How Can Software Help?

November is Diabetes Month, and we’ve already been covering catering for diabetic children in schools and catering for people with diabetes in care homes. Naturally, though, the NHS bears the brunt of diabetes care, and catering and nutrition have a natural role to play during diabetes management for patients admitted to hospital. Here we’ll be looking…

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Nutritional Standards for Children. What They Are And How Software Can Help Achieve The Correct Intake.

We’ve recently covered innovating children’s restaurant menus, catering for children in the cost sector, and, latterly, meeting nutrition challenges in schools. However, we thought it was time to return to the big picture of children’s nutrition, and go back to basics for any of our customers who need to get to grips with the fundamentals…

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The Care Home Industry in Yorkshire: What Are the Figures Involved?

We’ve recently launched our Saffron Care Catering product, and we’ve been looking into the research and statistics of the reduced funding for residential care homes, and the nutrition connected to it, throughout the UK. However, since we’re a Yorkshire company, we wanted to get a picture of the statistics involved in local authorities covering Yorkshire…

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Providing nutrition to older people in care homes…

…what is the state of the industry? Since launching Saffron Care Catering, we’ve found there’s actually surprisingly little detail in the public domain about the state of older people’s nutrition and who is providing nutrition to older people in care homes Here we’re delving deeper into: A snapshot of the numbers involved in older people…

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Introduction to Saffron Care Catering

We all get older, and we all share some fundamental human needs: food, water, a comfortable and safe place to live, companionship. Those needs may become more complex – and difficult to fulfil – as we age into later life and start to need assistance with staying healthy. That’s why we created the Saffron Care…

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Meeting Nutrition Challenges in Schools and Education

Key Points Adhere to the mandatory School Food Regulations 2014, whether you?re in-house or contract Ensure your whole menu complies with the School Food Standards – not just per meal Software nutritionally analyses your ingredients, recipes and menus Software can set nutritional benchmarks and let you know whether or not you meet them   Need…

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What’s the Best Catering Software for Local Authorities?

Cost-saving and efficiency is never more important than for the public sector. Whether your council is keeping your hospitality in the family, or you’re putting your catering contracts out to tender, how do you streamline your processes whilst falling the right side of the red tape’ This can make all the difference between success and…

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Patient Ordering – Can It…?

…reduce the time taken to gather orders from patients? Absolutely, not only does it speed up the time it takes to take the patients orders, it also efficently reduces the time it takes to consolidate all orders. It has been reported that Saffron Patient Ordering can reduce time taken to take orders at the bedside…

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