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Millions of Brits happy to tuck into out of date food, a study has found

Millions of Brits happy to tuck into out of date food, a study has found

14-06-2019 | Researchers who polled 2,000 adults found we will comfortably consume cheese 10 days after its ‘best before’ date, devour bread five days past its best and feast on fish three days after its freshest. It also emerged Brits ...

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Lidl Is Selling A Giant 5kg Box Of Fruit And Veg For Just £1.50

Lidl Is Selling A Giant 5kg Box Of Fruit And Veg For Just £1.50

11-06-2019 | Lidl has created a bargain box of fruit and veg for people who hate food waste and don’t mind how their food looks.  The discount supermarket has rolled out boxes of 5kg box of vegetables for £1.50 in all ...

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Woolworths reaches major milestone in fight against food waste

Woolworths reaches major milestone in fight against food waste

11-06-2019 | In a bid to tackle the $20 billion food waste problem in Australia and its commitment to reduce food waste from going to landfill, Woolworths has announced that 100% of its supermarkets now have an active food waste ...

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Environmental Sensor that reduces food waste

Environmental Sensor that reduces food waste

11-06-2019 | Technology is going to increase its presence at produce trade shows as companies look to overcome the various challenges they face. One of these challenges is food waste and tech firms are providing more ways in which growers can ...

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Morrisons launches “Weigh What You Need” service to reduce food waste

23-05-2019 | Morrisons has launched a “We’ll Weigh What You Need” service nationwide at its fresh food counters to help customers buy exact food items in order to reduce food waste. The initiative is the Big 4 grocer’s aim to ...

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NorgesGruppen Cuts Food Waste By 21% In 2018

NorgesGruppen Cuts Food Waste By 21% In 2018

23-05-2019 | Norwegian retail group NorgesGruppen has announced that it has reduced its food waste by 21% in full-year 2018. The retailer has implemented a number of measures to cut its food waste, including a collaboration with Matsentralen (Food Centre), ...

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EcoBox Wins 1st Prize in International Doggy Bag Competition

EcoBox Wins 1st Prize in International Doggy Bag Competition

20-05-2019 | The Luxembourg-based project “EcoBox- Mei laang genéissen” has won first prize of the international “Doggy Bag” competition during the Refresh Final Conference in Barcelona.  Currently, there are 25,000 EcoBox reusable containers available in 79 restaurants across Luxembourg and ...

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First ever gin made from surplus table grapes to launch across UK

First ever gin made from surplus table grapes to launch across UK

27-03-2019 | A major British fruit supplier and a craft spirits producer have come up with a unique way to recycle an estimated 166 million surplus table grapes – by turning them into premium gin. Called HYKE, the gin goes ...

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9 & 10 mei 2019 | REFRESH Final Conference

9 & 10 mei 2019 | REFRESH Final Conference

At the REFRESH Final Conference in cooperation with the Barcelona Design Center on 10 May, 2019, they will present and discuss the REFRESH project results and spur future action on EU food waste reduction among business, policy, research, social innovators and civil society. Preceding ...

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