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The University Caterers Organisation Ltd (TUCO Ltd) is a private company limited by guarantee and is a membership organisation representing all in-house caterers operating within the Higher and Further Education sectors.



The FSA needs your comments....

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) is seeking your views on draft technical guidance primarily aimed at food businesses that are small and medium size businesses.  This is a unique opportunity for TUCO Members to help shape the new regulations.

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The FSA needs your comments...
  • Storytelling key to customers sharing food on social media
    People’s emotional reactions to food are stronger when stories are told about the dishes, according to new research by Digital Blonde and Artizian.    The two firms joined forces to hold a seven-course tasting event last week to m.. read more
  • Thomas Ridley sponsors University Free From Award
    TUCO Partner, Thomas Ridley, is proud to be sponsoring the Schools, Colleges and Universities category at this year's Free From Awards.   The awards will celebrate excellence in gluten-free, dairy-free and allergen-free food and gener.. read more
  • TUCO saves its members £11.4m
    A saving of £11.4 million has been made across TUCO member procurement budgets over the past 12 months, it has been announced.   The TUCO frameworks have undergone a recent overhaul and renegotiation, which has positioned them at the.. read more
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