FoodMesh Spring Newsletter

Maria VerdicchioBlogPost1, Local Food Hero, MarketPlace, NEWS, Tech Updates

  Community Newsletter – Spring 2019 Hello FoodMesh Network!    Spring is in the air, and we are ready for change!  With food waste very much on the minds of businesses and governments, 2019 is shaping up to be a pivotal year for changing our collective “dispose over divert” tendencies.     Below is our quarterly summary below on updates, market trends and … Read More

Food Recovery Hero of 2018!

Maria VerdicchioLocal Food Hero

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Food Recovery Champion of May

Su Thazin ThinLocal Food Hero

This month, Flip paid a visit to Daiya Foods, a plant-based dairy alternative manufacturer in Vancouver. Since last year, FoodMesh has worked alongside Daiya to help facilitate over 210,000 meals worth of Daiya products to food insecure community members valuing over $145,782.48 of plant-based goodness.
Flip went on a mission to discover what Daiya did to become a food recovery powerhouse.

Food Recovery Champion of March

Su Thazin ThinLocal Food Hero

This month Flip travelled to New Westminster to meet local food recovery champion, Aunt Leah’s Place. FoodMesh recently helped successfully reroute over 288 tubs of brand peanut butter to be shared among the community. Since then, recipe makers and chefs have gone to work on creating nutritious and tasty dishes infused with peanut butter.