10 Feb 2016
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Andrew Wilkinson, Strategy and Marketing Director, Sodexo Corporate Services.

Taking FM to a wider audience

Yesterday was the annual Workplace Futures conference. It’s one of the ‘must-attend’ events on the FM industry calendar and I was excited by this year’s theme: ‘FM: Agent of Change’. The content of the day was great, some excellent speakers and some fantastic case studies focussing on how we as an industry can, and are already, creating change in the workplace.

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22 Jan 2016
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Claire Swift Account Manager Sodexo

The diminishing gender bias in FM

The BIFM Women in FM Conference took place last week and it got me thinking about how the FM industry has changed over the past 25 years. Though still outnumbered, the number of women in FM is certainly on the rise, underlining the fact that facilities management continues to grow in stature as a vibrant and popular career of choice.

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04 Jan 2016
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Leanpath Waste Reduction Sodexo WRAP

Waste Not, Want Not – How Sodexo is working towards reducing food waste

Food waste is a huge issue for the foodservice sector. WRAP estimates the UK hospitality and foodservice industry wastes 925,000 tonnes of food a year, the equivalent to one in six meals served, and that 18% of food purchased in the sector is thrown away. As an industry we need to drive much greater awareness of this issue and to look at new ways of working that can help start to tackle it.

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