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2011-05-11 18:08:00

LIVINGSTON, N.J., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chef Jesse Kraft of St. Barnabas Medical Center was named one of five finalists in Sodexo's Recipes for a Better Tomorrow Culinary Competition, where chefs were tasked with creating appealing dishes that have a low environmental impact, supporting Sodexo's goals for the environment, community, health and wellness. Chef Kraft's recipe for pan seared cod filet with beet vinaigrette and pumpkin quinoa risotto secured his opportunity to advance to...

2011-05-11 17:55:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chef Cox of Harvard Kennedy School was named one of five finalists in Sodexo's Recipes for a Better Tomorrow Culinary Competition, where chefs were tasked with creating appealing dishes that have a low environmental impact, supporting Sodexo's goals for the environment, community, health and wellness. Chef Cox's recipe for all natural Vermont roast turkey with organic quinoa pilaf and citrus secured his opportunity to advance to the finals,...

2011-05-10 10:42:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers at Jazzman's Cafe & Bakery have another way to get their coffee fix today as the award-winning coffeehouse launches 'At Home' an online store selling a selection of Jazzman's proprietary line of specialty coffees. After a successful pilot earlier this spring, the online store is now accessible to consumers via jazzmanscafe.com or Jazzman's Facebook page. In addition, the store is conveniently accessible from smart phone mobile...

2011-05-04 09:13:00

Following Sodexo's multimillion dollar settlement with NY & nearly half a million in OH for illegally overcharging school districts Could bring relief to cash strapped school districts, cities, states WASHINGTON, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released today by Service Employees International Union: After the New York Attorney General settled a $20 million lawsuit in which Sodexo, a France-based outsourcing giant, was accused of illegally overcharging...

2011-04-18 08:00:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of a successful introduction of the Meatless Monday initiative to more than 900 hospitals nationwide, Sodexo, the world leader in quality of daily life solutions, is now extending it to more than 2000 corporate and government client locations in North America, including Toyota, Northern Trust Bank and the U.S. Department of the Interior. The Meatless Monday initiative is part of Sodexo's ongoing effort to enhance health and...

2011-04-15 10:22:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Sodexo, Inc. has been named a 'Best Place to Work for Hourly Workers' by Working Mother Magazine for having a culture and programs in place that help hourly workers succeed and advance. The magazine's list reflects best practices across a spectrum of employer policies and programs including health benefits, employee assistance programs, paid leave and training. Sodexo earned top 10 rankings in career...

2011-04-12 13:28:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo, Inc., world leader in Quality of Daily Life Solutions, and the Kent Denver school, a college-preparatory day school in Englewood, Colo., unveiled today the first LEED Platinum free-standing dining facility in the world. The Kent Denver dining hall is first-of-its-kind in that it will use approximately 50 percent less energy and water than a typical building, and was constructed using environmentally-friendly, sustainably-produced,...

2011-04-11 13:01:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nutrition provider and student well-being champion Sodexo partnered with Birmingham Public Schools in Birmingham, Mich. to help the district's eight elementary schools earn Bronze-level certification in the United States Department of Agriculture's HealthierUS School Challenge, a program designed to promote good nutrition and physical activity. To earn HealthierUS School Challenge certification, Birmingham Public Schools worked with...

2011-04-05 11:39:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Meeting the challenges of engaging more than 120,000 employees working at more than 6,000 separate client sites scattered across the United States has earned Sodexo, the worldwide leader for Quality of Daily Life Solutions, Melcrum's 2011 Employee Engagement Award for the Best Strategy for Engaging Hard to Reach Employees. In 2010, at a time when many companies were experiencing a decline in employee engagement due to the poor economy,...

2011-03-31 11:31:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dulcie Robertson, 9, a fourth-grader from the Helena School District in Montana won Sodexo's first-ever Future Chefs: Healthy Snack Challenge, a nationwide program that teaches students about good nutrition and encourages them to make healthy choices by creating their own nutritious snack recipes. Robertson won the national challenge when the video for her yummy Dulcie's Wrap Duo received the most votes on the program's YouTube page....