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THANK YOU FOR TAKING PART!

THANK YOU FOR TAKING PART!

 
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The Employee Engagement Survey 2018 closed last week and we’d like to say a big thank you to everyone who took the time to complete it.

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Support us in keeping people off the bread line

Stop Hunger

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This year Stop Hunger Day is on 9 May and we are inviting you to join us in making it another successful year. By making a #MyStopHungerPledge and pledging your support to volunteer with one of our partner charities or fundraise for the Foundation.

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New facilities management and school food contract with seven schools

SWINDON SCHOOLS CONTRACT

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Sodexo has won a five-year, £10 million Integrated Facilities Management contract with seven schools in Swindon to provide hard and soft FM services and catering.

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Sodexo has been recognised for its leadership in gender equality by being named in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2018 for the fifth straight year.

TOP 50 EMPLOYERS FOR WOMEN

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Sodexo has been recognised for its leadership in gender equality by being named in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2018 for the fifth straight year.

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Sodexo has published its second Public Service Pledge, a strategic and ethical set of commitments to its customers, employees and communities.

PUBLIC SERVICE PLEDGE PUBLISHED

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Sodexo has published its second Public Service Pledge, a strategic and ethical set of commitments to its customers, employees and communities.

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SODEXO SPONSORS ‘WHAT’S SHE DOING HERE’ EXHIBITION

SODEXO SPONSORS ‘WHAT’S SHE DOING HERE’ EXHIBITION

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Sodexo Ireland is one of the sponsors of the ‘What’s She Doing Here - Women at Work 1918-2018’ Exhibition, running from 31 March to 10 June 2018 at the Little Museum of Dublin, one of the capital’s top-rated attractions. 

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On your marks, get set, go!

SODEXO SAFETY OLYMPICS

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Are you taking part in the Sodexo Safety Olympics? We are now three weeks into the competition and, as of 10 April, there are 3,249 teams taking part, which represents an amazing 27,963 people worldwide.

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Sodexo has become the first caterer in Scotland to achieve the healthyliving plus award across all food services at multiple contract sites.

HEALTHYLIVING PLUS AWARD

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Sodexo has become the first caterer in Scotland to achieve the healthyliving plus award across all food services at multiple contract sites.

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All set for Vaisakhi celebrations

Vaisakhi

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Sikhs from across the world will be coming together in their communities to celebrate Vaisakhi on 14 April. 

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open to all Sodexo employees who are responsible for children, not just women!

NEW FACEBOOK GROUP

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Did you know Sodexo has just launched a brand new service to support working parents and carers?

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Pictured from left with the Awards host, comedy film and tv star Sally Phillips, were Paula McCool, contracts manager, Ray Browne, supervisor, Roseleen Browne, cleaning operative, Christopher McGinley, team leader, Lisa Harrigan, compliance manager and Stephen Jones, general manager (UK and Ireland), Kimberly Clark Professional.

DOUBLE SUCCESS AT KIMBERLY CLARK AWARDS

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Sodexo celebrated a double win at the 2018 Kimberly Clark Golden Service awards, held at the London Hilton, Park Lane on 8 March.

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ADAM COLLISON

SODEXO CHEF OF THE YEAR 2018

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It’s official – he’s the best in the business! A delighted Adam Collison has been crowned Sodexo Chef of the Year after beating eight other finalists in the live 90-minute cook off at Hotelympia on 6 March.

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COMPETITION WINNERS

RECOGNISING YOU

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The new Recognising You site is all about making employees feel great, and five lucky people are definitely feeling good after being drawn as winners of the launch competition.

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Every year, International Women’s Day (IWD) is marked on 8 March.

EVERY DAY IS INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

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Every year, International Women’s Day (IWD) is marked on 8 March. There’s no doubt that women’s rights and gender equality are hot topics at the moment, with the rapidly growing #MeToo campaign and last month’s 100-year anniversary of (some) women winning the right to vote firmly turning the spotlight on the issue.

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NEW IFM CONTRACT AT RICHMOND UNIVERSITY

NEW IFM CONTRACT AT RICHMOND UNIVERSITY

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Sodexo has won a three-year £3.5 million-a-year contract with Richmond, The American International University in London, to manage and deliver all facilities services across its two campuses in South West London.

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Pictured at the awards presentation in Dublin on Wed 21 February are, from left: Jolanta Binkowska, human resources administrator; Justine Riseley, human resources advisor; Niamh Cray, human resources director; Framber TorresBolivar, projects manager; Andrew Hubert, food services assistant, Ebay and Marta Slawecka, supervisor, Dell.

BEST WORKPLACES IN IRELAND ACCOLADE

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Sodexo Ireland is delighted to announce that it has been officially recognised as one of the Best Workplaces in Ireland for 2018.

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STOP HUNGER FOUNDATION DINNER 2018

STOP HUNGER FOUNDATION DINNER 2018

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Sodexo held its annual Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation Dinner on 27 February, and once again it was a fantastic evening and a huge success – raising over £180,000 on the night.

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Sodexo’s culinary team is gearing up to cook in La Parade des Chefs kitchen at Hotelympia next week.

CULINARY TEAM AT HOTELYMPIA

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Sodexo’s culinary team is gearing up to cook in La Parade des Chefs kitchen at Hotelympia next week.

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Margot Slattery, country president, Sodexo Ireland and Geraldine Ruane, chief operating officer, Trinity College Dublin, at the official announcement that Sodexo has been awarded a contract worth €1 million a year from the College,  which includes a complete refurbishment of the Arts Building café, now called The Perch, which will refocus and refresh the space, putting in a new selection of food offers and additional seating to increase capacity.

TRINITY COLLEGE DUBLIN

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Sodexo has been awarded a contract worth €1 million a year from Trinity College Dublin.

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Who is going to follow on from last year’s winner David Hussey?(pictured celebrating above with other finalists).

SODEXO CHEF OF THE YEAR FINALISTS

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The Sodexo Chef of the Year competition reaches its climax on 6 March at Hotelympia where the 10 finalists do battle for the prestigious title. Come along on the day and cheer them on!

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Your efforts helped us to raise over £450,000

2017: A GREAT YEAR FOR STOP HUNGER

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The funds have been counted and the total is in – and we’re delighted to say that 2017 was another fantastic year for the Stop Hunger Foundation. Together we raised over £450,000 to support the most disadvantaged individuals and communities in the UK and Ireland.  

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Anne Pierce, Springboard CEO

LATEST PODCAST

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Anne Pierce has been the chief executive of Springboard UK for the last 20 years, supporting people of all ages to pursue careers in the hospitality industry.

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From April 2018, the minimum contributions for the workplace pension will increase. This is a nationwide change, involving millions of people and their employers across the country.

WORKPLACE PENSIONS

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From April 2018, the minimum contributions for the workplace pension will increase. This is a nationwide change, involving millions of people and their employers across the country.

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RECOGNISING YOU IS NOW LIVE!

RECOGNISING YOU IS NOW LIVE!

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Everyone loves the feeling you get when a colleague or manager tells you “well done”, “great job”, “we couldn’t have done it without you”.

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2018: THE YEAR OF THE DOG

2018: THE YEAR OF THE DOG

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The lanterns are being hung and the Chinese community is buzzing with the coming of a new year … 2018 is the year of the Dog.

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Sodexo partnered with the Trussell Trust and FareShare to offer 500 volunteering opportunities across the UK last year, and employees who spent time collecting food for FareShare in local Tesco stores have been talking about their experiences.

VOLUNTEERING

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Sodexo partnered with the Trussell Trust and FareShare to offer 500 volunteering opportunities across the UK last year, and employees who spent time collecting food for FareShare in local Tesco stores have been talking about their experiences.

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SODEXO PARTNERS WITH WAYS INTO WORK

SODEXO PARTNERS WITH WAYS INTO WORK

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Sodexo has partnered with Ways into Work, an award winning Supported Employment Community Interest Company to try and improve employment outcomes for young people with disabilities.

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Government legislation means all UK organisations with more than 250 employees must make their gender pay data public by April 2018.

GENDER PAY GAP

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Sodexo has hosted an oil and gas industry event on UK gender pay gap reporting legislation coming into force later this year.

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St Andrew's House is the UK WasteLESS Week Site Winner for 2017

WasteLESS Week Site Winner for 2017

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This year’s Best WasteLESS Site winner is the Scottish Government - St Andrew’s House in Edinburgh, for their innovative approach to reducing the use of plastic milk cartons and takeaway cups in their restaurant and coffee bar area.

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The global survey runs from 10-24 January

Take part in global survey

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At Sodexo we pride ourselves on our people and our strong values.

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Mathew Shipley wins Sodexo’s Street Food Challenge

Mathew Shipley wins Sodexo’s Street Food Challenge

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Nine Sodexo chefs took part in a street food showdown to find out who could create the tastiest and trendiest main course and desserts.

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Bibby Wavemaster

ENERGY & RESOURCES

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Sodexo has announced two new contracts worth a combined value of £4 million. The new contracts are with Chrysaor, the UK’s leading independent oil and gas company in the North Sea and BW Offshore, a leading global provider of floating production services to the oil and gas industry.

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At the FSM Awards in London, Marie Arthur won area manager of the year, Linzi Purves won the sports, leisure and event catering award and Fleur Robilliard won the people development award.

FSM AWARDS TREBLE

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Three Sodexo employees won their categories in one of hospitality’s most prestigious awards ceremonies.

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SODEXO AGREES TO ACQUIRE CENTREPLATE

SODEXO AGREES TO ACQUIRE CENTREPLATE

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Sodexo has announced an agreement to acquire Centerplate into the Sports & Leisure global segment.

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Pictured at the “Embracing Diversity” career and personal branding workshop hosted by MSD Ireland and Sodexo Ireland on 23 October 2017 were Eva Gallagher, MSD, MMD, MWN, Margot Slattery, country president, Sodexo Ireland, Ger Brennan, managing director MSD Ireland, Aidan Walker, client relationship director, Sodexo Ireland, Eamonn MacHale, head chef for Sodexo at MSD Ireland and Mairead McCaul, MSD, GHH, MWN.

EMBRACING DIVERSITY

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Sodexo and MSD Ireland took part in ‘Embracing Diversity, Career and Personal Branding’ event that was hosted in MSD’s Dublin office in October and saw nearly 100 attendees receive insights and guidance on how to create, build and maintain a career and personal brand. 

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20% off your Christmas wine!

20% off your Christmas wine!

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Laithwaite’s Wines is offering a 20% discount for Sodexo colleagues on Sodexo Discounts throughout December.

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United Nations’ International Day for Persons with Disabilities on 3 December

CAMPAIGN ENCOURAGES US TO ‘OPEN UP’ ABOUT INVISIBLE DISABIILITIES

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Sodexo employees are sharing their personal stories in support of the United Nations’ International Day for Persons with Disabilities on 3 December, to help raise awareness of invisible disabilities.

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Pictured representing the companies awarded the Business Working Responsibly Mark in 2017 by Business in the Community Ireland were l/r Stephen Wheeler, managing director SSE Ireland, Margot Slattery, country president, Sodexo Ireland; Valerie Hedin, external communications manager EirGrid; Feargal O’Rourke, managing partner PwC, Cathleen Doohan, human resources and corporate social responsibility director Fujitsu; Dee Forbes, director-general RTÉ; Niall Browne, ceo Dawn Meats and Dave Murphy, ceo, PM Group.

WORKING RESPONSIBLY MARK AWARDED BY BITCI

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Sodexo Ireland has been awarded the Business Working Responsibly Mark by Business in the Community Ireland (BITCI) at its annual Sustainability Forum on 15 November at Dublin Castle.

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From 21 November log on to Perks at Work

SODEXO DISCOUNTS UPGRADE

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Sodexo discounts is upgrading! From Tuesday 21 November the Sodexo Discounts site will be accessible via Perks at Work. The new website link gives you access to better discounts and a bigger range.

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Schools by Sodexo

NEW IFM AND FOOD OFFER FOR STATE SCHOOLS

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There’s a new integrated facilities management offer for UK state schools taking off in 2018!

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Do you have old iPods and MP3 players lying around in your drawers?

DONATE YOUR OLD IPODS TO A GREAT CAUSE

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Do you have old iPods and MP3 players lying around in your drawers?

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Sodexo and its client, University Hospitals of North Midlands (UHNM) NHS Trust, celebrated two wins at the annual PFM awards held at The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London in November.

SODEXO SCOOPS TWO ACCOLADES AT PFM AWARDS

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Sodexo and its client, University Hospitals of North Midlands (UHNM) NHS Trust, celebrated two wins at the annual PFM awards held at The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London in November.

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New business with Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals

NHS FOUNDATION TRUST CONTRACT

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Sodexo has won a 10-year patient dining and retail services deal with Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and extended its contract with Chesterfield Royal Hospital by seven years.

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UK-based Bibby Marine Services Ltd has awarded Sodexo a two-year contract

NEW CONTRACT WITH BIBBY MARINE SERVICES

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UK-based Bibby Marine Services Ltd has awarded Sodexo a two-year contract to provide catering, housekeeping and laundry services for the new custom-designed Bibby Wavemaster 1 vessel, with the option to extend this to other vessels after a year.

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Delifresh range

CUTTING 86m CALORIES WITH NEW SANDWICH RANGE

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Sodexo has introduced a new sandwich range which will cut 86 million calories a year to consumers.

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Picture shows health and safety advisor for Schools & Universities, Ciaran Butler, and health and safety head for Sodexo in Ireland, Marie Katherine Mayers, with the award.

Ireland safety award reflects huge focus over two years

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The progress made in Sodexo’s safety performance record in Ireland has received external recognition from the National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO).

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Sodexo makes veg pledge

GIVE PEAS A CHANCE

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Sodexo has joined major supermarkets, food-on-the-go chains and manufacturers to commit to increasing the amount of vegetables we use in our meals.

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GENDER PAY GAP REPORT

GENDER PAY GAP REPORT

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Sodexo has published its UK gender pay gap to become an early adopter of new Government legislation. Under new regulations, organisations with more than 250 employees are required to publish gender pay gap data by April 2018.

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Sodexo has retained the catering contract at Birbeck College.

BIRKBECK COLLEGE

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Sodexo has retained the catering contract at Birbeck College.

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Costco voucher

JOIN COSTCO

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Our benefits team is constantly working behind the scenes to negotiate great offers to add to the hundreds already available to all employees via Sodexo Discounts. So we’re excited to announce a brand new offer for you …

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Celebrate Diwali with us

The festival of lights

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It’s a time for firework displays, family feasts and fun with loved ones – and millions of people across the world will be celebrating Diwali later this month. Here’s the low down on this key event in the Hindu calendar. And if you’re celebrating, why not post some pictures to the Sodexo Facebook page?

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THANK YOU FOR TAKING PART!
 

THANK YOU FOR TAKING PART!

The Employee Engagement Survey 2018 closed last week and we’d like to say a big thank you to everyone who took the time to complete it.

 
Support us in keeping people off the bread line
 

Stop Hunger

This year Stop Hunger Day is on 9 May and we are inviting you to join us in making it another successful year. By making a #MyStopHungerPledge and pledging your support to volunteer with one of our partner charities or fundraise for the Foundation.

 
Perth College UHI students get a taste of hospitality from Sodexo
 

CRAFT SKILLS WEEK

Sodexo was on hand to support the talented chefs of the future at Perth College UHI as they served up a ‘Spring Time Awakening’ dinner to invited VIPs and industry heads including Scotland’s Deputy First Minister John Swinney.

 
New facilities management and school food contract with seven schools
 

SWINDON SCHOOLS CONTRACT

Sodexo has won a five-year, £10 million Integrated Facilities Management contract with seven schools in Swindon to provide hard and soft FM services and catering.

 
Sodexo has been recognised for its leadership in gender equality by being named in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2018 for the fifth straight year.
 

TOP 50 EMPLOYERS FOR WOMEN

Sodexo has been recognised for its leadership in gender equality by being named in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2018 for the fifth straight year.

 
Sodexo has published its second Public Service Pledge, a strategic and ethical set of commitments to its customers, employees and communities.
 

PUBLIC SERVICE PLEDGE PUBLISHED

Sodexo has published its second Public Service Pledge, a strategic and ethical set of commitments to its customers, employees and communities.

 
SODEXO SPONSORS ‘WHAT’S SHE DOING HERE’ EXHIBITION
 

SODEXO SPONSORS ‘WHAT’S SHE DOING HERE’ EXHIBITION

Sodexo Ireland is one of the sponsors of the ‘What’s She Doing Here - Women at Work 1918-2018’ Exhibition, running from 31 March to 10 June 2018 at the Little Museum of Dublin, one of the capital’s top-rated attractions. 

 
On your marks, get set, go!
 

SODEXO SAFETY OLYMPICS

Are you taking part in the Sodexo Safety Olympics? We are now three weeks into the competition and, as of 10 April, there are 3,249 teams taking part, which represents an amazing 27,963 people worldwide.

 
Sodexo has become the first caterer in Scotland to achieve the healthyliving plus award across all food services at multiple contract sites.
 

HEALTHYLIVING PLUS AWARD

Sodexo has become the first caterer in Scotland to achieve the healthyliving plus award across all food services at multiple contract sites.

 
 
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