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Retailers urge customers to ‘ShopKind’ as they return to high street

The Home Office, Crimestoppers, trade bodies and a host of UK retailers launched the campaign today

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Nisa retailer offers local council outdoor space for lateral flow testing facility

Walsall Council will be parking a mobile lateral flow testing van outside the shop for community use

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Morrisons gives away millions of sunflower seeds as ‘sign of hope’ after lockdown

The seeds will be offered to customers by checkout staff and within online shopping orders

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East of England Co-op beefs up value of Healthy Start vouchers to £5

Government increased base level for vouchers from £3.10 to £4.25 on 1 April

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FareShare celebrates 130 million meals redistributed in a year working with Marcus Rashford

It is an average of four meals every second to vulnerable children, families and individuals

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Aldi to donate over 250,000 meals during Easter school holidays

The discounter will be donating surplus food from stores to local causes through the community giving platform Neighbourly

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Brakes cuts prices on 3,500 products in ‘Help for Hospitality’ campaign

The ‘Help for Hospitality’ campaign will also see Brakes offer 10% cash back on key categories

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One million breakfast boxes delivered by charity to pupils in need

School Food Matters supplied breakfast boxes throughout school closures and the holidays

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All the food & drink B Corps certified this year – and how they did it

In celebration of B Corp Month, we list every food & drink company that has been certified this year and find out how they did it

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FareShare scours supply chain for new head of food as Jo Dyson steps down

Dyson, who joined FareShare in 2018, began her career as a buyer for Sainsbury’s

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Too Good To Go teams up with FareShare to fight hunger

Too Good To Go users will have the chance to make donations of £2, £4 or £6 directly to FareShare through the anti-waste app

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Food for Good network raises £2m for Farm Africa

Food for Good was established in 2011 to unite global food and farming businesses behind the power of food to change lives 

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Iceland celebrates raising £5m over 10 years for Alzheimer’s Research UK

The Iceland Foods Charitable Foundation has helped the charity with fundraising events involving staff, customers and suppliers

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Birds Eye owner Nomad Foods announces partnership with WWF

Centring on Nomad Foods’ agricultural operations, the tie-in will aim to improve biodiversity and tackle climate change

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Plant-based frozen brand Strong Roots awarded B Corp certification

It joins the likes of Danone, BrewDog and Ben & Jerry’s in achieving B Corp certification

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Morrisons to donate 100,000 Easter eggs to vulnerable people

Morrisons Community Champions will work with local food banks, schools and community groups

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AF Blakemore to launch charity campaign in memory of Raj Aggarwal

Spar will be calling on convenience retailers to join its campaign by donating goods, supplies and products to charities, organisations or individuals most in need

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Over 5,000 sign-ups for M&S’s online network for former staff

The new platform was introduced for former M&S staff to share memories and images from their time working for the business

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Spar delivers a million pieces of PPE to Marie Curie nurses

The partnership allows the charity to use Spar stores and lorries to deliver the PPE

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Nisa retailers raise £100k with Making a Difference Locally collection tins

The symbol group’s charity tins were launched in 1,000 shops across the UK and Ireland in April 2017