Sodexo extends its support of veterans with Combat2Coffee partnership

Sodexo Government has announced a new partnership with Combat2Coffee, a community interest not-for-profit company (CIC) committed to supporting veterans and ex-uniformed personnel.    Combat2Coffee is a coffee company with a difference, created by its founder, Nigel Seaman, a Royal Anglian veteran, to support the wellbeing and mental health of ex-service personnel and their families using coffee as a vehicle for conversation. The vision of Combat2Coffee is to provide: mental health and signposting support through a dedicated and experienced outreach team and community hubs employability skills through barista and roasting training…

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Sodexo’s Ian Gribben recognised by Enactus with ‘Outstanding Contribution of a Coach Award’

The Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation and Sodexo UK & Ireland are delighted to announce that Ian Gribben, Account Director, Universities at Sodexo, has been awarded the title of ‘Enactus Outstanding Contribution of a Coach’ in recognition of his exceptional contribution to the Chance for Change initiative. This award highlights Ian’s profound commitment to making a positive social impact through his role as lead charity champion between Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation and Enactus UK & Ireland. Enactus UK and Ireland is a social action charity that works with academics and business…

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Sodexo to publish carbon labelling on menus at more than 300 sites across the UK and Ireland by Christmas

New research from Sodexo shows there is a growing expectation among consumers to see low-carbon options and carbon labelling on menus.   As part of its commitment to ensuring 70% of its main dishes will be low carbon by 2030, Sodexo UK & Ireland is working in partnership with Eaternity to calculate the carbon footprint of its dishes and is set to add carbon labels to menus at more than 300 of its UK and Ireland sites by the end of 2024. To better understand UK consumers’ current familiarity with…

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Sodexo, only company in its sector to be A scored in CDP climate ranking

Sodexo is pleased to join the 346 top-rated companies of CDP climate ranking out of 21,000 companies scored, representing two thirds of the global market capitalisation. This recognition by CDP*, acknowledges the progress achieved by Sodexo on its climate ambition, both in performance and transparency. In line with its ambition to be the global leader in sustainable food and valued experiences and given the climate emergency, Sodexo is accelerating its actions to reduce its climate impact. This scoring recognises Sodexo’s ambitious trajectory and the active implication of its employees to…

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Sodexo and Enactus UK & Ireland collaborate to introduce refugee recipes at Coventry University

A collaboration between Sodexo UK & Ireland and social enterprise and educational charity Enactus UK & Ireland has led to the introduction of two new tasty dishes developed by refugees to the menus at Coventry University. Student entrepreneurs from Aston University participated in the Action4Impact incubator project in 2023 pitching their Chance for Change cookbook. The project is led by Enactus Aston in partnership with Sodexo’s Stop Hunger Foundation and is focused on empowering women and fighting food insecurity through innovation and support for young entrepreneurs. Two of the dishes,…

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