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TUCO and SRA introduce new University Catering Rating  

TUCO and SRA introduce new University Catering Rating

Date: 27.07.2014
The Sustainable Restaurant Association (SRA) and TUCO have worked together to develop the new University Catering Rating, which will help..

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TUCO Conference Highlights Video 2014  

TUCO Conference Highlights Video 2014

Date: 25.07.2014
The 2014 TUCO Conference was hosted by, and held at The University of Liverpool earlier this week.   The event, which brought together..

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TUCO regional video released  

TUCO regional video released

Date: 23.07.2014
TUCO's regional video showcasing the dedicated work of TUCO's eight regions in the UK is now available for viewing.   The video was ex..

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Today's keynote speaker: Sir Drummond Bone  

Today's keynote speaker: Sir Drummond Bone

Date: 23.07.2014
Professor Sir Drummond Bone is master of Balliol College and Chair of the Arts and Humanities Research Council.   Drummond Bone gradua..

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Today's keynote speaker: Gordon Robertson  

Today's keynote speaker: Gordon Robertson

Date: 23.07.2014
Every organisation has its fair share of energy vampires – they are the ones who are always moaning and unhappy.   They infect other..

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TUCO exclusive research revealed  

TUCO exclusive research revealed

Date: 22.07.2014
The exclusive TUCO Student Eating and Drinking Habits research has today been revealed at the TUCO Conference in Liverpool.   The rese..

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Today's keynote speaker: Nick Lynch and Vicky Peace  

Today's keynote speaker: Nick Lynch and Vicky Peace

Date: 22.07.2014
Nick Lynch   Nick is a director of Qa Research, one of the country’s leading social and marketing research agencies, delivering insi..

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Today's keynote speaker: Petra Barran  

Today's keynote speaker: Petra Barran

Date: 21.07.2014
Petra began in the mobile food business in 2005 when she hit the streets with Choc Star, Britain’s only dedicated chocolate van. She fe..

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Expression of Interest - New Frozen Framework  

Expression of Interest - New Frozen Framework

Date: 08.07.2014
TUCO will shortly be re-tendering the Frozen and Chilled Foods framework. Therefore, please could you complete the Expression of Interest..

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TUCO scoop up four CUBO Awards  

TUCO scoop up four CUBO Awards

Date: 04.07.2014
TUCO last night scooped up four CUBO Awards at the Royal Holloway.   Amanda Shipley of the University of Wolverhampton, who is feature..

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Sheffield Hallam expert says frozen food can cut waste by 50%  

Sheffield Hallam expert says frozen food can cut waste by 50%

Date: 01.07.2014
The amount of food wasted by families across Britain could be reduced by almost 50% through better meal planning and eating more frozen f..

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Graham Crump wins BBQ Battle  

Graham Crump wins BBQ Battle

Date: 25.06.2014
The 2014 British BBQ Battle Champion has been crowned: Graham Crump from the University of Warwick is this year’s competition winner. ..

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Mars host first #SocialChef workshop  

Mars host first #SocialChef workshop

Date: 20.06.2014
The first of the Mars Foodservice #SocialChef workshops took place at South Thames College in Surrey, earlier this week.   Industry so..

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TUCO announces new NPG chair  

TUCO announces new NPG chair

Date: 16.06.2014
TUCO is delighted to announce it has appointed a new Chair of the National Purchasing Group for TUCO, Clive Williams.   Clive, Caterin..

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'Lack of awareness' around new food allergy labelling laws  

'Lack of awareness' around new food allergy labelling laws

Date: 12.06.2014
With less than 200 days to go until the introduction of the new and compulsory allergy labelling laws many businesses still remain oblivi..

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Brakes named MSC Fish Supplier of the Year  

Brakes named MSC Fish Supplier of the Year

Date: 12.06.2014
Brakes Group has been named as the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Fish Supplier of the Year 2014 as part of the organisation’s celebr..

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Finalists treated to Manchester House Masterclass  

Finalists treated to Manchester House Masterclass

Date: 12.06.2014
The six North West Young Chef finalists have been treated to an exclusive masterclass with reputed chef Aiden Byrne at his restaurant, Ma..

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Cambridge wins ‘A Passion to Inspire’ competition   

Cambridge wins ‘A Passion to Inspire’ competition

Date: 12.06.2014
Cambridge Regional College was crowned the winner of food and service skills competition, ‘A Passion to Inspire’, earlier this week. ..

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TUCO members encouraged to enter Green Gown Awards  

TUCO members encouraged to enter Green Gown Awards

Date: 05.06.2014
TUCO is calling upon members to enter the Green Gown Awards, which close for entries next week.   Brand new for 2014, the Green Gown A..

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Brakes student challenge opens doors for young chefs  

Brakes student challenge opens doors for young chefs

Date: 04.06.2014
A handful of chef students have been offered amazing opportunities as a result of the recent Brakes Student Chef Team Challenge.   Nat..

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TUCO strengthens buying power to public bodies  

TUCO strengthens buying power to public bodies

Date: 03.06.2014
Further strengthening its position and increasing stakeholder value across procurement and compliance, TUCO has recently re-negotiated a ..

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20 chefs make it to the next stage of the graduates challenge  

20 chefs make it to the next stage of the graduates challenge

Date: 02.06.2014
20 graduates have made it to the semi-finals of the Craft Guild of Chef’s Graduate Awards.   With less than two weeks until the regi..

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Two TUCO members make BBQ Battle shortlist  

Two TUCO members make BBQ Battle shortlist

Date: 28.05.2014
Two of TUCO's members have made the list of the eight finalists revealed for this year’s British BBQ Battle live cook-off.   Matthe..

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University caterers World Cup competition  

University caterers World Cup competition

Date: 27.05.2014
University caterers are in with a chance of winning a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to watch England play Uruguay in the FIFA World Cup..

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Footprint Awards celebrate sustainability in the foodservice industry  

Footprint Awards celebrate sustainability in the foodservice industry

Date: 23.05.2014
The great and the good of the foodservice industry were recognised for their brilliant achievements in sustainability at the fourth annua..

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