Retail Food Recovery Program

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Helping retailers reduce their food waste and ensure that their unsalable food is put to its highest end-use.

How it works

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Donate

Each day, retailers sort their surplus food for a charitable organization to collect it.

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Exchange

The charitable organization weighs and sorts the food, and shares it amongst a network of other charitable organizations (and possibly farmers too).

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Track

The retailer and charitable organization have access to real-time metrics on the quantity of food being donated, where the donations are going and the impact they are having.

Join the Retail Food Recovery Program

Bananas at supermarket

Retailers

Reduce the volume of your surplus food and ensure what you are unable to sell gets put to the best possible use.
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Foodbank

Charitable organizations

Get a regular and reliable supply of safe and nutritious food donations for your programs.
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Goats

Farmers

Get regular and reliable perishable food donations for your animals.
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Compost fruit

Composters

Get regular and reliable food supplies for composting.
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This partnership meant that a store was not just donating to just one charity, but dozens of charities. A store could never manage that on its own

– Tom Truchan, Georgia Main Food Group

The Retail Food Recovery Program in action

Contact us

To find out more about how the program works, or if you have any questions, do not hesitate to get in touch. We’d love to hear from you.

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