Wales Food Redistribution Summit

On June 5th 2016 Wales’ First Surplus Food Summit was held in Cardiff. Speakers on the day included Neighbourly, WRAP Cymru, FareShare, FareShare Cymru, Tesco, Transition Bro Gwaun and Big Moose.

Key themes discussed included:

  • Improving engagement throughout the retailers/ supermarkets to include store staff, champions and Managers
  • Looking at opportunities for charities to pool resources such as volunteers, storage and vehicles
  • To expand FareShare Foodcloud to include other retailers
  • To hold a similar event in the future

 

Useful links and information:

  • WRAP can provide free Love Food Hate Waste training to organisations on how to reduce food waste and save money.  Contact Sian.morgan@wrap.org.uk for further information
  • A link to a blog post on the event from Jane Powell with information about an event being held in Aberystwyth