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Carbon offsetting - a short-term solution to a long-term strategy

Earth Day takes place on 22nd April, so we wanted to take this opportunity to let you know how we’re reducing and offsetting our carbon emissions.

As Earth Day approaches, we wanted to give you an update on what Just Eat for Business is doing to make our service as sustainable as possible. One of the ways we’re currently doing that is through carbon offsetting, which helps us to take responsibility for our carbon emissions while we continue to work on ways to effectively reduce them over time.

21st April 2021 • • people-and-planet Continue Reading
100,000 meals delivered! | #FeedYourCommunity

Alongside our generous customers and dedicated vendor partners, we've delivered over 100,000 meals to key workers and vulnerable communities through our #FeedYourCommunity project.

29th March 2021 • • people-and-planet
Charity spotlight: the Whitechapel Mission

As we reach the year anniversary of the first UK COVID-19 lockdown, we spoke to Sue from the Whitechapel Mission, one of our #FeedYourCommunity donation recipients, to find out how the shelter has been providing necessary support to people facing homelessness throughout the pandemic.

22nd March 2021 • • people-and-planet
Charity spotlight: Clockhouse Community Centre

We've been working alongside Clockhouse Community Centre as part of our #FeedYourCommunity project since October 2020. Find out more about how this organisation is making a positive impact in the local community during such a challenging time.

4th February 2021 • • people-and-planet
Eco-friendly deliveries with Pedal Me

We're commited to making Just Eat for Business more sustainable, so back in November we partnered with e-cargo bike delivery provider Pedal Me to further reduce our carbon footprint.

19th January 2021 • • people-and-planet
Feeding the community this Christmas

We've partnered with some great charities and causes to help support vulnerable communities this Christmas, delivering food parcels to soup kitchens, families, and volunteers.

14th December 2020 • • people-and-planet
#FeedYourCommunity - How we’re supporting communities during COVID-19

2020 has been a really challenging year for everyone but it has hit some communities harder than others. That's why we set up our #FeedYourCommunity project to help out.

10th December 2020 • 3 min read • people-and-planet
Sustainable deliveries with Urb-it

It's been just over a year since we partnered with zero-emissions delivery provider Urb-it to facilitate some of our office food deliveries. Read on find out what we've achieved together so far.

16th November 2020 • • people-and-planet
Delivering meals to schools with Mission Kitchen

We've partnered with Mission Kitchen to help them deliver nutritious meals to schools and fight food poverty, while supporting local food businesses.

9th November 2020 • • people-and-planet
Sustainable deliveries - reducing carbon emissions

We are continually looking into ways to reduce our carbon emissions, so have a read about our latest initiative to make Just Eat for Business a more eco-friendly service for all.

22nd September 2020 • 5 min read • people-and-planet
Charity Spotlight: City Harvest

In 2019 we partnered with City Harvest to ensure last-minute cancelled food orders didn’t go to waste. Following Saturday’s UN Day of Charity, we wanted to shine a light on what this brilliant organisation does for vulnerable people and the planet.

7th September 2020 • 5 min read • people-and-planet
Just Eat for Business & Sustainability: what we're doing to help the planet

Earth Overshoot Day is upon us again and we're reflecting on what Just Eat for Business is doing to improve our sustainability now and into the future.

20th August 2020 • 5 min read • people-and-planet
#FeedYourCommunity: giving back during COVID-19

Find out how many meals we've delivered to the NHS, shelters, and other frontline institutions as part of our #FeedYourCommunity initiative!

13th August 2020 • 5 min read • people-and-planet
Traditional donations vs social change: the transparency of charity

Chris, the co-founder of not-for-profit company Thankful Hearts, tells us why charities must go beyond monetary donations to engage with supporters.

7th July 2020 • 5 min read • people-and-planet
Plastic Free July: work-from-home sustainability tips

The month of July is dedicated to reducing plastic waste. So, here are some tips to help you make more sustainable choices while working from home.

1st July 2020 • 5 min read • people-and-planet
How businesses can support the NHS during Coronavirus and beyond

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the NHS has witnessed an outpouring of love and support from the general public and businesses alike. Here’s how your company can support the NHS now and well into the future.

24th June 2020 • 5 min read • people-and-planet
An interview with the founders of Thankful Hearts

We chatted to the co-founders of Thankful Hearts about how they created a brand and a symbol that helps the public show their continued appreciation for the NHS, even after the clapping stops.

16th June 2020 • 5 min read • people-and-planet
We’ve partnered with Thankful Hearts to show our continued appreciation for the NHS

We’re working alongside Thankful Hearts to remember, support and heal the NHS in a post-lockdown UK. As of this week, we’ll be including Thankful Hearts stickers in selected Pantry Packages food boxes and office deliveries.

9th June 2020 • 5 min read • people-and-planet