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New Allergen Requirements

The Food Standards Agency has advised that full ingredient labelling should be mandatory on all pre-packaged food, including food prepared in store.

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Saffron Success at Contract Catering Awards

A glittering night at the 2019 Cost Sector Catering Awards saw wins for Saffron contract catering customer The Genuine Dining Co.

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Saffron User Conference 2019

The date for the popular Saffron User Conference has now been confirmed.

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Interview with Andy Kemp – Winner of EDUCatering Awards “Lifetime Achievement Award”

As part of our sponsorship of the EduCatering Excellence Awards 2018 we were privileged to present Andy Kemp, group sales and marketing director of Bidfood, with his Lifetime Achievement award. Congratulations Andy!

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Interview with Sunil Varma – Winner of FSM Awards “Unit Chef Of The Year”

At Fretwell Downing we’re always delighted to celebrate chefs at the coalface. We recently presented Sunil Varma of Bartlett Mitchell with his Unit Chef of The Year award at the B&ICatering FSM Awards, which we sponsored. The annual FSM Awards recognise those outstanding and talented individuals who have made a huge contribution to the contract catering industry. We caught up with Sunil to find out more about his career and passions:

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Saffron Makes The Peas Please Pledge

We’re really excited to share that we’re making a Peas Please pledge, joining in the national catering effort to get the UK eating more vegetables.

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FSM Awards 2018

We’re proud to be a sponsor of this years FSM awards, which is taking place on the 19th of November at the Royal Garden Hotel, London.

The awards are for recognising and rewarding those in the contract caterers sector, either from individual awards, teams or company.

If you have someone in mind that you believe deserves to be a potential winner of one of these awards, vote here! entries must be made before the 24th August.

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EDUCatering Awards 2018 – The Night

The EDUCatering awards took place on the 9th October, where the most prestigious awards are given out across the education sector.

Fretwell-downing Hospitality had the pleasure of presenting the award – Lifetime achievement, which saw Andy Kemp of Bidfood take home the award.

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EDUCatering Awards 2018

We’re proud to be a sponsor of this years FSM awards, which is taking place on the 19th of November at the Royal Garden Hotel, London.

The awards are for recognising and rewarding those in the contract caterers sector, either from individual awards, teams or company.

If you have someone in mind that you believe deserves to be a potential winner of one of these awards, vote here! entries must be made before the 24th August.

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ASSIST FM Conference 2018

The ASSIST FM conference This year is an ‘Agents of Change’ theme and we will be highlighting speakers relevant to the ‘Year of Young People’ who are our future Agents of Change!

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TUCO 2018

We will be attending the TUCO conference on the 23-25th of July, located at the University of Hull.

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Casual Dining 2018

Pop along on 21-22nd of February 2018 and see us at the Casual Dining Show at the Business Design Centre, London.

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