The Food Service sector – Today & Tomorrow

The past week has been a time of unprecedented change for the UK’s Foodservice operators as the UK Government announced tighter social distancing guidelines that meant dine-in spaces had to close. Takeaway and delivery are still allowed but the processes involved in providing these services raise concerns for the wellbeing of staff and customers. At the same time, however, the UK Government also launched a substantial support package offering a safety net to affected businesses, including those in the hospitality sector.

Will this be enough to save the sector in the long-term? With our invited experts we look at how foodservice operators are coping with the today’s unprecedented situation, and what this might mean for tomorrow’s hospitality sector.

Watch and listen, and be inspired.

Host: Max MacGillivray – Editor in Chief, Beanstalk Global

Recorded Mar 2020

Our expert panel

Ton Christiaanse

Interim CEO & Chairman Aviko, Brakes, Unilever & Sara Lee

William Burgess

Chairman of Produce World Group & Burgess Farm

Kate Cooper

CEO Birmingham Food Council CIC

Scott Russell

Founder & CEO Paddy & Scott’s Coffee

Mark Laurie

Director, Nationwide Caterers Association

Max MacGillivray

Editor in Chief, Beanstalk Global

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