We are working with pioneering caterers who are serving Catering Mark meals in over 6,000 UK sites. All of our Catering Mark holders have worked hard to meet the Standards, in some cases having overcome challenges or having made significant changes to their sourcing.
Below are some case studies for each sector to help you draw on their inspirational examples and find out how just how they did it.
Busy Bees is the UK's largest childcare provider, and has achieved Bronze for 212 nurseries
Catering Mark in the workplace
Pearson was the first FTSE100 company to achieve the Catering Mark for it's staff canteens
Caterlink was one of the first catering companies to pilot free school meals in 2009, served to Catering Mark Standards
Plymouth was the first in-house local authority caterer in England to achieve Gold for all schools
ISS Education has seen a 50% increase in school meal uptake since achieving Gold for schools in Merton
The Farm Kitchen provides 4000 Gold Standard meals daily to nurseries and schools in Lincolnshire
Nottingham Trent's Silver Catering Mark has led to an increase in customer numbers, repeat visits and meals sold
Hospitals and care settings
Nottingham University Hospital Trust is the first hospital to achieve the Gold award
As well as serving Catering Mark meals in their schools, Pride Catering achieved Silver for their nursing home, Whitgift House
St Joseph's Hospital are serving Bronze standard meals to patients; the first Welsh hospital to achieve the award
South Lanarkshire is the first council in the UK to achieve the Catering Mark for thier community meals service
Restaurants and venues
Encore Hospitality Services have achieved Gold for Emirates Arena - the first UK leisure facility to serve Catering Mark meals
Cafe @Bristol has become a flagship for caterer Elior's wider business, serving Silver standard meals to customers
The Lindley Group has achieved Silver for Bristol City Football Club - the first stadium in England to achieve the Catering Mark
If you would like to include your success story on our website, we'd love to work with you to create a case study of your achievement. Please get in touch.