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  • Foodservice Footprint Fish-story Concerns as farmed fish production exceeds wild catch for first time Foodservice News and Information  news-email email-news

    Concerns as farmed fish production exceeds wild catch for first time

    World fisheries and aquaculture production has hit a new high, with aquaculture production of aquatic animals surpassing wild fisheries for the first time, according to a new report from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). The… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Barley Regenerative beer on the way as barley is harvested Drinks Sector News  news-email email-news

    Regenerative beer on the way as barley is harvested

    Heineken has announced its first harvest of barley from its “large-scale regenerative agriculture model”.  The crop has been produced on 25,000 hectares of land managed by 200 members of Vivescia, the French cooperative farming and food processing group. The number… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Target Novotel agrees to reduce meat and fish options in WWF deal Foodservice News and Information  news-email email-news

    Novotel agrees to reduce meat and fish options in WWF deal

    Novotel, Accor’s founding brand, has agreed an international partnership with WWF to help reduce its emissions and fight overfishing. As part of this it will develop a new action plan that will see it cut greenhouse gas emissions through changes… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Salmon-2-scaled Scotland’s salmon sector under scrutiny – again Foodservice News and Information  news-email email-news

    Scotland’s salmon sector under scrutiny – again

    Scotland’s Rural Affairs & Islands (RAI) Committee has launched a follow-up inquiry into the country’s salmon farming sector. The committee wants to understand if the recommendations it made to the Scottish Government in 2018, to address economic, social and environmental issues related to the… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Gas-flame UK commercial kitchens commit to phasing out gas cookers Foodservice News and Information  news-email email-news

    UK commercial kitchens commit to phasing out gas cookers

    UK property companies have joined a coalition to accelerate the shift from gas to electric kitchens. Lendlease Europe and Grosvenor Property UK committed to phase out gas from all new kitchens in their developments by 2030, and to retrofit existing… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Kate-Cawley-copy-scaled Comment. People over pledges: why connection is key Comment  news-email email-news

    Comment. People over pledges: why connection is key

    Healthy people need a healthy planet. Which is why transforming our food system is both essential and inevitable, says Kate Cawley. Huge amounts of research, thought, and practice have gone into finding out how to transform for the better; so… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Tractor Political Print: Will food issues reach the election summit? Out of Home News Analysis Political Print  news-email most-read email-news

    Political Print: Will food issues reach the election summit?

    Rishi Sunak’s decision to call an early vote has scuppered a number of planned policies despite signs that food is rising up the political agenda. By Nick Hughes. Tick tock, tick tock… and so continues the countdown to a UK… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint Tractor Pilot promises accurate on-farm environmental data Foodservice News and Information  news-email email-news

    Pilot promises accurate on-farm environmental data

    A new research project will bring “integrity” to emissions data and environmental impact reporting of UK agriculture, according to AHDB. The £2.5m project, led by the levy board and Quality Meat Scotland, will baseline up to 170 farms across Great Britain. Beef,… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint eco Diageo launches paper(ish) bottle for Baileys Drinks Sector News  news-email email-news

    Diageo launches paper(ish) bottle for Baileys

    Diageo, the maker of Johnnie Walker Scotch Whisky, Don Julio Tequila and Guinness has this month been trialling paper-based packaging for Baileys. The dry moulded fibre bottle is 90% paper, with a thin plastic liner and a foil seal. The liner is… Read More

  • Foodservice Footprint carbon2 Carbon labels on the menus at this weekend’s Champions League final Foodservice News and Information  news-email email-news

    Carbon labels on the menus at this weekend’s Champions League final

    Carbon labels will appear on the menus at Wembley Stadium during tomorrow night’s UEFA Champions League final. The My Emissions carbon labels, which use an A-E rating system (A being low carbon and E being high carbon), will be displayed… Read More