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Shortlist announced for Footprint Awards 2015

The shortlist has been announced for the Footprint Awards 2015 and Beacon is delighted to see that some of our suppliers feature...
The Footprint Awards 2015 sees some of the most prominent names in the foodservice and hospitality sector rewarded at one of the most important awards initiatives in the industry - with the sole purpose of recognising excellence in sustainability and responsible business practice across the supply chain.

The awards will be held on 4th June 2015 at East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf.

Beacon wish luck to our nominated supply partners.

The shortlist for the 2015 Footprint Awards is as follows:

Sustainable use of natural resources reward

  • Wyke Farms
  • Smith Anderson Group
  • Johnsons Stalbridge

Innovations in packaging award

  • Delta Print & Packaging
  • Huhtamaki UK

Waste management and reduction award

  • Ampersand Catering and Wakehurst Place
  • Simply Cups
  • Unilever Food Solutions
  • Winnow
Environmentally friendly logistics award
  • Bidvest 3663
  • Elior UK
  • Greggs plc
  • Kuehne+Nagel Ltd

Sustainable sourcing award

  • Green10
  • Nestle Professional
  • Pret A Manger
  • University of Brighton

Sustainable supplier award

  • Acquire
  • Brita Professional
  • Johnsons Stalbridge
  • University of Manchester

Energy efficiency award

  • ABP Ellesmere Development
  • Total in assoc. Spirit Pub Company
  • University of Reading
  • Wyke Farms
Sustainable catering equipment manufacturer award
  • Gram UK
  • MKN
  • Winterhalter

Stakeholder engagement award

  • Eating Better
  • Sodexo UK & Ireland
  • Spirit Pub Company
  • WRAP
Social impact and diversity award
  • Compass Group UK & Ireland
  • Enterprise Inns Plc
  • innocent drinks
  • Tate Lyle Sugars

Sustainability in education award

  • Harper Adams University
  • University of Exeter
  • University of Leeds
  • University of Reading

The nominees for the 2015 Footprint special achievement award are as follows:

Allegra McEvedy
, Fairtrade Foundation, for services to the sustainable and ethical supply chain

Baroness Scott of Needham Market, House of Lords, for driving governmental action on food waste

Dr.Richard Swannell, WRAP, for ongoing engagement with industry in the fight against waste

Mary McGrath, FoodCycle, for her efforts in pioneering the charitable redistribution of surplus food