McDonald’s is to face a vote by shareholders about its use of plastic straws at its annual meeting on Thursday.
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Restaurant companies came to the National Restaurant Association Sustainability Executive Study Group meeting to learn about the issue’s effect on employee engagement, among other things.
Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) announced its commitment to divert half of all of its restaurant waste from landfills by 2020. Since 2015 Chipotle has made significant strides towards reducing the amount of food and packaging waste bound for landfills, increasing its diversion rate from 31 percent that year to 40 percent in 2017. Now the company embarks on achieving a 50 percent diversion rate.
McDonald’s is to trial paper straws in some UK restaurants from May in a bid to reduce its environmental impact.
In an age of drones, robots and virtual reality, Starbucks announced Tuesday it is sponsoring a challenge aimed at revolutionizing a decidedly low-tech product – the paper coffee cup.
The National Restaurant Association has released new research highlighting the environmentally responsible actions operators are taking.
New double-walled paper cups to phase into U.S. restaurants beginning spring 2018
Fast food giant McDonald’s has said all its packaging worldwide will come from sustainable sources by 2025.
This fall’s meeting will focus on everything from sustainable sourcing to legislative action to boosting your employees’ environmental enthusiasm.