News

The competition’s heating up!

The competition’s heating up!

 
Time 4 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

After being pushed to their culinary limits, 10 Sodexo chefs have been announced as finalists of the 2020 Sodexo Chef of the Year competition being held at London’s ExCel in March next year.

Full story  

 
Are you up for the challenge?

Are you up for the challenge?

Time 23 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Tim is about to set off on a journey of a lifetime, and you can join him! There are two Sodexo places up for grabs on the special 30th anniversary Springboard Trek to Nicaragua.

Full story  

 
Marine Conservation Society beach cleans

Reversing the plastic tide

Time 38 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

In the beginning of October 2019, 52 Sodexo colleagues joined the Marine Conservation Society on four beach cleans with the aim to create real change and reverse the plastic tide affecting British coastlines

Full story  

 
Black History Month 2019

Black History Month

Time 39 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Join the Origins employee network in celebrating Black History Month 2019 by attending one of hundreds of events across the nation.

Full story  

 
Wellbeing Matters

World Mental Health Day 2019

Time 43 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

World Mental Health Day is recognised by the World Health Organisation on 10 October each year. The theme for 2019, set by the World Federation for Mental Health, is suicide prevention. Read how Sodexo is committed to your quality of life.

Full story  

 
Aspire

Welcome to Aspire

Time 67 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Harness the power of conversation with Aspire - Sodexo’s new performance development framework for Ingenium users.

Full story  

 
#Throwback to Manchester Pride

#Throwback to Manchester Pride

Time 71 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

During the 2019 summer, members of the Pride UK & Ireland employee network committed to marching in both the London and Manchester parade events.

Full story  

 
#MyStopHungerPledge

Make a difference in your community

Time 99 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Between March and August 2019, over 300 Sodexo colleagues have volunteered with Stop Hunger! Did you know that you can apply for up to three days of paid leave each year to support the cause? Find out how you can take part and join the fight against hunger.

Full story  

 
Ian Tennant

Game, set, match

Time 106 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Before receiving a kidney transplant in 2017, Ian didn’t think he would compete in sport again. In 2019, Ian flew the flag for Sodexo at the British Transplant Games and swung to victory, winning two gold medals.

Full story  

 
Coventry University - The Courtyard

University team shines at staff Excellence Awards 2019

Time 115 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Congratulations to the team at Coventry University, who along with their client have won an Excellence Award at the university’s annual conference and awards ceremony.

Full story  

 
Armed Forces Day

Sodexo salutes the Armed Forces

Time 127 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

On Saturday 29 June 2019, Sodexo teams joined in the Armed Forces Day celebrations to #SaluteOurForces - discover the winner of the photo competition here!

Full story  

 
New Sodexo discount

New Sodexo discount now available

Time 129 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

From July 2019, colleagues can now take advantage of car leasing discounts through Intelligent Car Leasing - click here to grab this exclusive discount!

Full story  

 
#SodexoPride

#Throwback to Pride in London

Time 130 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

On Saturday 6 July 2019, members of the Sodexo Pride UK & Ireland employee network descended on London to march in the city’s Pride parade.

Full story  

 
Pride in London 2019

Pride in London 2019

Time 142 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

This Saturday (6 July 2019), Sodexo will take part in the 2019 Pride in London parade, the largest event of its kind in the UK!

Full story  

 
Armed Forces Day 2019

Armed Forces Day 2019

Time 147 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Sodexo is proud to #SaluteOurForces for this year’s Armed Forces Day on Saturday 29 June 2019. The day takes place at the end of Armed Forces Week, giving us all a chance to recognise those who serve or have served in the UK Armed Forces.

Full story  

 
Celebrating our Reservists

Celebrating our Reservists

Time 149 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

As part of Armed Forces Week, Sodexo is celebrating Reserves Day on Wednesday 26 June 2019

Full story  

 
#SaluteOurForces

Sodexo is proud to #SaluteOurForces

Time 151 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Armed Forces Day in the United Kingdom is an annual event which celebrates people who serve or have served in the British Armed Forces. It’s a chance to show support for people in the Armed Forces community - from active Service personnel to military families, veterans and cadets

Full story  

 
SSAFA Young Achievers Awards

Sponsoring recognition in Cyprus

Time 154 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Sodexo Government & Agencies sponsors the 2019 SSAFA Young Achievers Awards in British Forces Cyprus (BFC) paying tribute to 60 children and young adults.

Full story  

 
Gemma Amor - Craft Guild of Chef Awards 2019

Gemma scoops Craft Guild of Chefs award

Time 163 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Congratulations to Ascot Racecourse Executive chef Gemma Amor who won the Banqueting & Event Chef award at the 2019 Craft Guild of Chefs Awards.

Full story  

 
IOH Awards 2019

Hospitality in their hearts

Time 168 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Congratulations to executive chef Stephen Chambers and front of house assistant Jacqueline Thompson for winning big at the 2019 Institute of Hospitality, Northern Ireland Awards.

Full story  

 
IDAHOBIT 2019

IDAHOBIT 2019

Time 176 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

On Friday 17 May 2019, hundreds of Sodexo people wore purple to show their #SodexoPride and solidarity with their LGBT+ colleagues to celebrate IDAHOBIT (International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia & Transphobia).

Full story  

 
Together We Grow

Introducing Sodexo Government & Agencies

Time 182 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo’s Defence & Government Services segment has changed its name to Government & Agencies to reflect Sodexo’s clients, consumers and business needs.

Full story  

 
Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

#BeBodyKind for Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

Time 192 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Body image issues can affect all of us and directly impact our mental health - this Mental Health Awareness Week, take action to improve how we feel about our bodies and #BeBodyKind.

Full story  

 
TT50 2019

The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2019

Time 212 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Sodexo has been named as one of The Times Top 50 Employers for Women for the sixth consecutive year!

Full story  

 
#WasteLESSWeek

Spilling the beans on waste

Time 219 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

The Stryker Belfast team lifts the lid on winning the 2018 WasteLESS Week trophy.

Full story  

 
Sodexo Integrator team

Industry recognition for Sodexo Integrator team

Time 220 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

The Sodexo Integrator solution has been recognised for innovation at the 2019 British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) Awards

Full story  

 
British Ex-Forces in Business Awards 2019

Supporting the front-line

Time 228 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Congratulations to Michael and Jamie who have been shortlisted for awards at the 2019 British Ex-Forces in Business Awards!

Full story  

 
Sodexo Employee Benefits

Your benefits

Time 233 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

In 2019, we are celebrating Sodexo Discounts' sixth birthday - see how much you can save!

Full story  

 
The King’s Hospital School’s

Stars in the making!

Time 239 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Sodexo catering team features on Irish television celebrating The King’s Hospital School’s 350th anniversary in 2019.

Full story  

 
Stop Hunger Awards 2019

A time to reflect, recognise and celebrate!

Time 247 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Last night (19 March 2019), the Sodexo Foundation Dinner celebrated Stop Hunger by fund raising £174,000 and recognising those who inspire others - #StopHungerAwards

Full story  

 
Celine

Celine has the power!

Time 249 days ago Comments 2 comments
 

Huge congratulations to Celine Lutzu who has been awarded with the Freedom of the City of London - one of the oldest traditional ceremonies in the world

Full story  

 
#IWD2019

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2019

Time 262 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Find out what Sodexo is doing to celebrate #IWD2019 taking place on 8 March 2019

Full story  

 
Julia Jewes - commis chef apprentice

Julia rises to the top!

Time 267 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Well done to commis chef apprentice Julia Jewers from Independents by Sodexo, who is through to the national heats of the prestigious Nestle Professional Toque d’Or 2019 competition

Full story  

 
Say it in a different way

Say it in a different way

Time 277 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

New cards are now available on Recognising You - share the good feeling!

Full story  

 
Pride Netwokrk Event

Empowering Pride at Sodexo

Time 294 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

On the week LGBT History Month 2019 starts, a Sodexo UK & Ireland Pride network event welcomed award winning Pips Bunce, to tell their personal story of being gender fluid and the importance of LGBT+ inclusion in business

Full story  

 
Recognising You Birthday

Happy 1st Birthday Recognising You!

Time 297 days ago Comments 1 comment
 
Recognising You turns one year old this week, celebrating a year since the Sodexo recognition platform was launched in January 2018

Full story  

 
SCOTY2019

Sodexo Chef of the Year 2019

Time 302 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

The results are in and senior sous chef Andy Voice has been crowned Sodexo Chef of the Year at the 2019 Foodservice Show

Full story  

 
Star Awards

Star Awards 2018

Time 344 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

All eyes were on The Principal Hotel in Manchester last night (12 Dec) as the city played host to Sodexo’s Star Awards event for the first time.

Full story  

 
Salon Culinaire Winners

Salon Culinaire puts on a mouth-watering display

Time 402 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Defence & Government Services employees shone at the 2018 Salon Culinaire competition, topping the medal table with 171 awards in total. The segment also boasted both the overall best in show winner, chef Elaine Morris (pictured), and the apprentice chef of the year, Patricia Gora.

Full story  

 
It's Black History Month with thousands of events happening around the UK.

Black History Month 2018

Time 406 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Black History Month is an opportunity to celebrate the contribution black individuals have made to society.

Full story  

 
Matt Dawson presents at the Service Excellence Awards 2018

Service Excellence Awards 2018

Time 421 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Stars recognised at ceremony at Ascot Racecourse

Full story  

 
From 3 September, we’re increasing the weekly prizes!

Your Lucky Number prizes increase

Time 493 days ago Comments 2 comments
 

Your Lucky Number, the weekly lottery that gives Sodexo employees the chance to win cash prizes while supporting Stop Hunger, has now surpassed 3,000 members - from 3 September, we’re increasing the weekly prizes!

Full story  

 
David Mulcahy (right) pictured at London’s Guildhall with fellow Freedom of the City of London recipient, Steve Munkley (left), and the Clerk of the Court.

David Mulcahy awarded Freedom of the City of London

Time 499 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Food innovation director David Mulcahy has joined such notable luminaries as internet inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee, actress Dame Judi Dench and Florence Nightingale in being awarded the historic honour of the Freedom of the City of London.

Full story  

 
‘A showcase for excellence’

Sodexo Live 2018

Time 512 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We’re inviting all Sodexo colleagues to take part in Sodexo Live 2018, the annual event which brings together a host of exciting competitions, demonstrations, speakers and exhibitors under one roof.

Full story  

 
Salute our forces; share your photos

It's Armed Forces Week 2018

Time 512 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

A week of celebrations of the Armed Forces 2018 has begun!

Full story  

 
Sodexo awarded Leader status

Disability Confident scheme success

Time 521 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We’re delighted to announce that Sodexo UK & Ireland has achieved the Government’s Disability Confident Leader status.

Full story  

 
Win £100 in Evans Cycle vouchers

Bike Week 2018

Time 528 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We all know the health and financial benefits of cycling but did you know it can have a positive affect on emotional health, tolerance to stress levels and self-confidence too?

Full story  

 
Four Sodexo employees among top ethnic minority leaders

Role models

Time 529 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Four Sodexo employees have been named among the 2018 top ethnic minority leaders in the Financial Times.

Full story  

 
Stephen Frost, Sodexo Sports & Leisure divisional director for Scotland

Double award win

Time 529 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Two Sodexo employees have proved to be among the industry’s best after taking top spots at the Craft Guild of Chefs awards, held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on 4 June 2018.

Full story  

 
Sodexo publishes environmental commitments

Pledges for the panet

Time 535 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

Sodexo is marking World Environment Day 2018 (5 June) with the publication of its environmental commitments.

Full story  

 
Great news for the environment

No to plastic straws and stirrers

Time 536 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Great news for the environment - in June 2018 Sodexo has banned the purchase of all plastic straws and stirrers, and committed to phase out single use plastic bags and polystyrene foam items such as cups, lids and food containers by 2020.

Full story  

 
SHOW MORE

News

The competition’s heating up!
 

The competition’s heating up!

After being pushed to their culinary limits, 10 Sodexo chefs have been announced as finalists of the 2020 Sodexo Chef of the Year competition being held at London’s ExCel in March next year.

 
Are you up for the challenge?
 

Are you up for the challenge?

Tim is about to set off on a journey of a lifetime, and you can join him! There are two Sodexo places up for grabs on the special 30th anniversary Springboard Trek to Nicaragua.

 
Marine Conservation Society beach cleans
 

Reversing the plastic tide

In the beginning of October 2019, 52 Sodexo colleagues joined the Marine Conservation Society on four beach cleans with the aim to create real change and reverse the plastic tide affecting British coastlines

 
Black History Month 2019
 

Black History Month

Join the Origins employee network in celebrating Black History Month 2019 by attending one of hundreds of events across the nation.

 
Wellbeing Matters
 

World Mental Health Day 2019

World Mental Health Day is recognised by the World Health Organisation on 10 October each year. The theme for 2019, set by the World Federation for Mental Health, is suicide prevention. Read how Sodexo is committed to your quality of life.

 
Aspire
 

Welcome to Aspire

Harness the power of conversation with Aspire - Sodexo’s new performance development framework for Ingenium users.

 
#Throwback to Manchester Pride
 

#Throwback to Manchester Pride

During the 2019 summer, members of the Pride UK & Ireland employee network committed to marching in both the London and Manchester parade events.

 
#MyStopHungerPledge
 

Make a difference in your community

Between March and August 2019, over 300 Sodexo colleagues have volunteered with Stop Hunger! Did you know that you can apply for up to three days of paid leave each year to support the cause? Find out how you can take part and join the fight against hunger.

 
Ian Tennant
 

Game, set, match

Before receiving a kidney transplant in 2017, Ian didn’t think he would compete in sport again. In 2019, Ian flew the flag for Sodexo at the British Transplant Games and swung to victory, winning two gold medals.

 
 
Shout it out!

Shout it out!

With 36,000 colleagues in the Sodexo UK & Ireland region, we know there are lots of you out there doing great things. And, we’d love to share your successes across the business.

Share your good news - this could be a contract win, client or customer praise, service innovations, or just great people doing great things!

More on this story