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Sodexo picks Google foodservice guru to transform contract catering

Sodexo picks Google foodservice guru to transform contract catering

Sodexo has hired a ‘food transformation director’ for its corporate services business in the UK and Ireland. Adrian Evans, who for the last nine years has led the operations for Google’s food programme across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, joins the contract catering giant in a newly-created post. Evans is a firm believer

Bloomberg brands billion pound London HQ a ‘no-cafeteria zone’

Financial media giant Bloomberg has declared its new London headquarters a “no-cafeteria zone” in a move that will see it turns its back on using a contract catering service. The £1 billion eight-storey building, which will serve as Bloomberg’s European HQ when it opens in the autumn, will house 4,000 employees. Such sites are regarded

Silicon Valley salad-making robot wilts before launch

A salad-making robot created by Silicon Valley veterans that has hopes of flourishing in the restaurant industry has come under fire for holding fundamental flaws.   The Sally robot, created by Chowbotics and due to launch next week, has been criticised because it is unable to chop and carry out other simple preparation of salad

Google takes radical new approach to staff dining

Gourmet micro kitchens and a cafe chain concept imported from Holland are among the catering facilities incorporated into Google’s UK headquarters in King’s Cross, it has emerged. The development of state-of-the-art foodservice facilities for staff has been two years in the making, following initial design work by Humble Arnold Associates and project delivery by C&C

Online Catering Appliance Superstore earns coveted Google retailer certification

The search for a reliable foodservice equipment retailer online just got easier with Google approving Catering Appliance Superstore as a Google Certified Shop. The badge is awarded to retailers that offer a great shopping experience, a track record of on-time shipping and excellent customer service. Phil Wearmouth, director of Catering Appliance Superstore explains: “We’re really