Manchester-based, e-f group has released the latest enhanced feature version of its FREE TO USE cloud-based, menu management platform, CaterCloud.
The easy-to-use, next generation allergen, nutrition, menu planning and costing system offers a wealth of enhanced functionality to help caterers gain significant efficiencies in their operations, to control costs and profits.
Winterhalter offers care homes 20% discount on dishwasher chemicals
Price promotion celebrates warewasher specialist joining NACC
Getting the right chemicals is as important as the right machine when it comes to hygienic dishwashing. Winterhalter recently launched a range of dishwasher chemicals that have been formulated to deliver the best possible cleaning results, whatever the local water conditions. To celebrate joining the NACC (National Association of Care Catering), the company has created a special promotion for care homes. It has selected four dishwasher chemical products that it believes are ideal for the care home sector and is offering each of them at a 20% discount for any members of the NACC.
Cleaner care home dishes
Winterhalter backs care homes with free on-site analysis to enhance dishwasher hygiene
Market leading dishwasher manufacturer Winterhalter is offering care homes a free water and cleaning chemicals analysis, designed to help them improve hygiene by getting the right combination of chemicals, water and machine. The offer celebrates Winterhalter becoming a Premier Partner of the NACC.
As research shows that the number of vegetarians in Britain will increase from 5% of the population to 10% in the next two years*, leading care homes meals provider, apetito, has launched eight new plant-based dishes as part of its innovative ‘Culinary Inspirations’ series.
Plant-based food is now one of the fastest-growing food trends across the country. As of 2019, there was an estimated 600,000 people in the UK who follow a vegan or vegetarian diet, alongside a significant rise in ‘flexitarianism’ - the trend of eating less meat and more vegetables without adopting full vegetarianism.
Premier Partner, Vegan, Vegetarian, Plant Based
Rational has confirmed its commitment to the care homes sector by renewing its membership of the National Association of Care Catering, as a Premier Partner. Citing the ‘incredible’ work that care home staff have done during the pandemic, Rational’s sales director Sandy Thomassen said, “We are proud to be associated with the NACC and we are looking into ways that we can provide extra support to the care home sector during this difficult time.”
With the Government having removed the zero duty rate on PPE as of November 1st, your PPE has increased in cost by 20%. You may be able to offset the cost as a business expense, but this will add pressure to your cash flow, especially as you will be purchasing ever increasing amounts of PPE and chemicals.
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