catering

UK’s NEC Group caterer partners with Olio food sharing

The NEC Group caterer Amadeus has partnered with charitable scheme Olio, which connects volunteer ‘Food Waste Heroes’ with businesses to share un-used food with those in the community.

Indigenous food on the Darwin menu

The Larrakia people, indigenous to the Darwin region, have lent inspiration to the Darwin Convention Centre’s (DCC) new Seven Seasons menu, which management describes as “a culinary journey inspired by the Gulumoerrgin (Larrakia) Seasons”.

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre sets new standards for catering

The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) has announced a number of new appointments to its 330-strong catering team, which has served over 2.4 million patrons over the past year. After the appointment of Mr Paul Jeffrey Chandler as Director – Food & Beverage early 2017, HML added new positions and restructured the Division. Mr Richie Li joined HML as Assistant Director – Food &am...

Québec City to host international conference on insects to feed the world

Québec City and Université Laval will host a major international conference in 2020 on using insects as food for both humans and animals. The 3rd International Insects to Feed the World Conference (IFW), will come to the Québec City Convention Centre 3-6 June and is expected to bring together 500 experts from around the world to discuss the status of research and the potential of insect protein fo...

IACC serves up Europe Copper Skillet award winners 

The annual IACC Europe Copper Skillet culinary competition winners were revealed at the IACC Europe Knowledge Festival, which took place at Dolce CampoReal, Lisbon, 7 October 2018. Claudio Costea (pictured above), Senior Chef, De Vere Oxford Thames (UK) and Niclas Jansson (pictured below), Junior Chef, Sigtunahöjden (Sweden) were crowned the European champions for their outstanding dishes. Costea’...

Global Table is bringing catering innovation to Melbourne

Food + Wine Victoria, the organisation behind Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, has announced it will deliver Global Table, a new international food business event. Global Table will focus on agriculture, food and beverage business. It will be Australia’s largest ever event of its kind, and will be held in Melbourne in September 2019. It will also be partnered with Seeds&Chips – The Global F...