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Prime Minister praises ‘trailblazers’ of new apprenticeships  

Prime Minister praises ‘trailblazers’ of new apprenticeships

Date: 29.10.2013
During an event where he met over 500 young people undertaking apprenticeships, Mr Cameron said: “What we’re announcing is going to m..

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Cambridge University chefs gear up for competition  

Cambridge University chefs gear up for competition

Date: 29.10.2013
The University of Cambridge Culinary Competition will take place at the £23m Cambridge Regional College later this week and consists of ..

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Faroes fishery gains MSC certification  

Faroes fishery gains MSC certification

Date: 28.10.2013
Queen scallops will now come with the coveted blue MSC ecolabel after the fishery underwent scrupulous auditing by certifier Vottunarstof..

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People 1st supports first-time managers  

People 1st supports first-time managers

Date: 28.10.2013
    The Management 1st programme is four days and helps junior managers get to grips with the basics of managing a team, from coaching..

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Protecting the global food system conference  

Protecting the global food system conference

Date: 24.10.2013
‘Feeding the 9 billion’ will take place at the Royal Geographical Society’s headquarters in Kensington at 7pm and will be chaired b..

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Cambridge catering hits the headlines!  

Cambridge catering hits the headlines!

Date: 24.10.2013
The newspaper reported this week that lobster is now on the menu after a second year student found an affordable local source. Lobster wi..

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Westminster Kingsway wins Asian cooking contest  

Westminster Kingsway wins Asian cooking contest

Date: 24.10.2013
Organised by Master Chefs of Great Britain and the brainchild of chef Cyrus Todiwala, the competition is designed to raise awareness and ..

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Harper Adams is ‘shining example’ of Fairtrade  

Harper Adams is ‘shining example’ of Fairtrade

Date: 24.10.2013
The university has shown best practice since gaining Fairtrade status in 2008, stocking Fairtrade products in campus shops, cafés and re..

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Isle of Wight hospitality scheme launches  

Isle of Wight hospitality scheme launches

Date: 22.10.2013
A scheme to provide training for young people from the Isle of Wight has launched with the hope to bring people out of unemployment and b..

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Master of Culinary Arts finalists announced  

Master of Culinary Arts finalists announced

Date: 22.10.2013
The finalists of the Master of Culinary Arts 2013 have been announced after the Chefs final took place over a grueling six-and-a-half hou..

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Chefs up for Apprenticeship Awards  

Chefs up for Apprenticeship Awards

Date: 22.10.2013
Chefs from a wide cross-sector of the hospitality industry have been shortlisted for the Hospitality Guild Apprenticeship Awards.Categori..

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HIT launches new programme for 16-23 year olds  

HIT launches new programme for 16-23 year olds

Date: 18.10.2013
HIT, the hospitality apprenticeship provider, has unveiled its new Traineeship Programme for young people.The programme, which aims to gi..

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Start thinking about entering your TUCO Competitions teams!  

Start thinking about entering your TUCO Competitions teams!

Date: 18.10.2013
It might seem some time away, but now is the time to start thinking about the TUCO Competitions 2014!This has become a huge event and con..

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Soil Association conference attracts new audiences  

Soil Association conference attracts new audiences

Date: 17.10.2013
The annual Soil Association Conference saw plenty of new faces this year as it brought to light issues surrounding ‘good food for all..

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Drinks sector welcomes Defra ruling  

Drinks sector welcomes Defra ruling

Date: 17.10.2013
Drinks manufacturers and distributors have welcomed a ruling by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) confirming..

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Healthy eating ‘long-term consumer trend’ report reveals  

Healthy eating ‘long-term consumer trend’ report reveals

Date: 16.10.2013
Healthy eating will be the most significant long-term consumer trend impacting the UK foodservice industry, according to a new report. Th..

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Last remaining places for food allergen event  

Last remaining places for food allergen event

Date: 16.10.2013
Caterers are urged to attend in order to get up to speed on how the compulsory legislation, which comes into force in December 2014, will..

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CCE’s proposed changes to its organisation and route to market approach (updated 16th Oct)  

CCE’s proposed changes to its organisation and route to market approach (updated 16th Oct)

Date: 16.10.2013
Update on Cola-Cola Enterprises (CCE) announcement of the proposed changes to its organisation and route-to-market.   Please see our l..

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How much do you use social media?  

How much do you use social media?

Date: 15.10.2013
The research, commissioned by Mars Foodservice and the Craft Guild of Chefs, involves a survey for chefs to answer in relation to whether..

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National Chef of the Year crowned at Restaurant Show  

National Chef of the Year crowned at Restaurant Show

Date: 15.10.2013
Hayden Groves, executive chef at BaxterStorey, was named as ‘one to watch’ after winning the live final on 8th October and impressing..

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Consumers ‘dissatisfied’ with gluten-free offer  

Consumers ‘dissatisfied’ with gluten-free offer

Date: 14.10.2013
The majority of coeliacs are dissatisfied with current gluten-free offers, a survey has revealed. A poll by Leatherhead Food Research has..

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Chefs warned of dangers of unclean grease extract systems  

Chefs warned of dangers of unclean grease extract systems

Date: 14.10.2013
Chefs have been warned about the dangers associated with not cleaning grease extract systems. Indepth Hygiene Services has raised the iss..

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Five architects shortlisted for Oriel College refurb  

Five architects shortlisted for Oriel College refurb

Date: 11.10.2013
Five schemes have been shortlisted to refurbish the social and catering facilities at Oriel College, Oxford, it has been reported. More t..

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Senior managers invited to attend UHS conference  

Senior managers invited to attend UHS conference

Date: 11.10.2013
Top decision makers within UK universities have been invited to attend a one day conference hosted by University Hospitality Seminars (UH..

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TUCO relaunch event at the House of Commons  

TUCO relaunch event at the House of Commons

Date: 11.10.2013
Members gathered at the Terrace Pavilion in Westminster to hear about TUCO’s new brand positioning, magazine and strategic direction fo..

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