Sustainability

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Sustainability at Work: Our Coffee & Pantry Teams Pitch In

March 29, 2018

  Across the country, we have seen more and more of our office coffee and pantry clients focus on sustainable…

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2017 is Looking Green

January 10, 2017

There are movies and best-selling gadgets of the year, but have you ever heard of color of the year? Well,…

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Get to Know the Farm to Fork Movement

June 3, 2016

What is farm-to-fork and why is it important? Don’t worry, we’ve got all the need-to-know info right here!

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Compass Group & Canteen Adopt Menus of Change

March 11, 2015

Earlier this year, Compass Group USA announced four new initiatives based on the Menus of Change Principles to work towards healthier, more sustainable menus!

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National Fair Trade Month: Bird Friendly Certification

October 29, 2014

Bird Friendly Certification is not as well-known as some of the other certifications we’ve highlighted this month, but it is equally important.

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National Fair Trade Month: Organic Certification

October 21, 2014

You see the word “organic” everywhere these days, but what does it take to receive organic certification and what is the benefit?

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National Fair Trade Month: Rainforest Alliance Certification

October 15, 2014

Rainforest Alliance Certification ensures that farms around the world use sustainable agricultural practices to prevent deforestation, protect wildlife and curb climate change.

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National Fair Trade Month: What Is Fair Trade Certification?

October 4, 2014

In honor of National Fair Trade Month, we want to introduce you to various coffee certifications and what these certifications mean to the environment and our sustainability efforts.

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Committed to Sustainability

April 28, 2014

Sustainability efforts require an ongoing commitment. At Canteen, we work with our customers and suppliers to continuously improve our sustainability initiatives and offer greater value to our guests and the environment.

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The Facts About Fair Trade

October 9, 2013

This October marks the 10th annual official Fair Trade Month in the United States. Fair Trade Month aims to raise awareness of why Fair Trade practices are important and to promote products and services that are delivered in a socially and commercially sustainable manner.

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