Sodexo: First Global Food Services Company to Connect its Financing to Action to Prevent Food Waste

September 26, 2019 Sodexo

At the Champions 12.3 annual event held in the context of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, Denis Machuel, Sodexo’s Chief Executive Officer, reiterated the company’s intention to be transparent and held financially accountable for its action on food waste.

Sodexo Partners with 70 Universities to Host Largest Farmers Market @ Campuses Across America

September 20, 2019 Sodexo

Today’s college students are more invested than ever in where their food comes from and what they are eating. Sodexo, one of the world’s largest university dining providers, is hosting the Largest Farmers Market @ Campuses Across America (#FreshMarkets) with 70 universities in 27 states to highlight local sourcing and fresh produce, and encourage healthy nutrition on campuses. The week-long event, September 20-27, 2019, coincides with Partnership for a Healthier America’s fifth-annual Healthy Campus Week (#HealthyCampus) aimed at making healthier choices easier for college students.

Sodexo Brings Planet-Friendly Future 50 Foods to 2,500 Hospitals and Businesses in the US

September 11, 2019 Sodexo North America

To create the Future 50 Foods report, which was published by Knorr and WWF-UK in February 2019, a group of scientists, nutritionists and agricultural experts worked together to determine specific healthy ingredients that could contribute to a more sustainable food system. The list combines familiar foods, such as lentils, wild rice and kale, with lesser-known foods like fonio, pumpkin flowers and cactus, selected for their lower environmental impact and high nutritional value.

Sodexo Launches New Impossible Burger Menu at more than 1,500 U.S. Locations

August 14, 2019 Sodexo

Sodexo’s decision to use and serve the Impossible™ Burger isn’t just a result of the meat-alternative’s award-winning taste and high consumer approval rating, but its environmental benefits.

Tropical Foods Honored as Sodexo Vendor Partner of the Year

June 24, 2019 Tropical Foods

Charlotte-headquartered Tropical Foods – snack food manufacturer and distributor – was honored by Sodexo as their 2019 Strategic Diverse Vendor Partner of the Year. Sodexo is a major supporter of minority- and diversity-owned companies including women-owned businesses. Tropical Foods has been a certified WBENC business since 2002 when sisters Angela Bauer and Carolyn Bennett became majority owners.