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www.gmaonline.org
Food Waste Reduction
Alliance
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Capitol Area Food Bank Hunger Summit
September 27, 2013
Meghan Stasz
Sen...
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2
Food Waste Reduction Alliance
• Managed & staffed by GMA, FMI, and National Restaurant Assn
• Co-Chair...
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3
Food Waste Reduction Alliance: membership
www.gmaonline.org
4
Reduce
Food Waste
Generation
Reuse-
Donate safe,
nutritious,
food
Recycle
unavoidable
waste
Food Waste...
www.gmaonline.org
Policy
Chair: Laura Abshire, Ntl Restaurant Assn
Co-Chair: Meghan Stasz, GMA
Co-Chair: Carrie Calvert, F...
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Food Waste Reduction Alliance
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Areas of Opportunity
Assessment
Barriers to increased donation
• Liability concerns
• Transportation con...
www.gmaonline.org
Areas of Opportunity
Best Practices
• Best Practices Guide & Toolkit to be released fall, 2013
• Highlig...
www.gmaonline.org
Contact Information
Laura Abshire, National Restaurant Association, Labshire@restaurant.org
Meghan Stasz...
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  1. 1. www.gmaonline.org Food Waste Reduction Alliance 1 Capitol Area Food Bank Hunger Summit September 27, 2013 Meghan Stasz Senior Director, Sustainability
  2. 2. www.gmaonline.org 2 Food Waste Reduction Alliance • Managed & staffed by GMA, FMI, and National Restaurant Assn • Co-Chaired by General Mills, Publix, and Yum! Brands • 3 year initiative, launched summer, 2011 • Scope: U.S.-focused, manufacturing retail and/or in-restaurant • Not included: agriculture/on-farm, consumer in-home
  3. 3. www.gmaonline.org 3 Food Waste Reduction Alliance: membership
  4. 4. www.gmaonline.org 4 Reduce Food Waste Generation Reuse- Donate safe, nutritious, food Recycle unavoidable waste Food Waste Reduction Alliance 3 Goals:
  5. 5. www.gmaonline.org Policy Chair: Laura Abshire, Ntl Restaurant Assn Co-Chair: Meghan Stasz, GMA Co-Chair: Carrie Calvert, Feeding America Emerging Solutions Chair: Jason Wadsworth, Wegman’s Co-Chair: Gail Tavill, ConAgra Foods Assessment Chair: Michael Hewett Publix Food Waste Leadership Committee Chair: Susan Kujava, General Mills Co-Chair: Michael Hewett, Publix Co-Chair: Bridgette Bell, Yum! Brands GMA Staff Lead: Meghan Stasz FMI Staff Lead: Jeanne VonZastrow Ntl Restaurant Assn Staff Lead: Laura Abshire Tier 1, 2011 Stakeholders Tier 2, 2012 Recruitment Goal-Setting New Technologies/ Solutions Best Practices Guides Policy Priorities Advocacy Communication Chair: Susan Kujava General Mills 5 Food Waste Reduction Alliance
  6. 6. www.gmaonline.org Food Waste Reduction Alliance 6
  7. 7. www.gmaonline.org Areas of Opportunity Assessment Barriers to increased donation • Liability concerns • Transportation constraints Barriers to increased diversion • Insufficient recycling options (infrastructure) • Transportation constraints Food Waste Reduction Alliance 7
  8. 8. www.gmaonline.org Areas of Opportunity Best Practices • Best Practices Guide & Toolkit to be released fall, 2013 • Highlight real and perceived barriers to reduced food waste generation and increased donation • Best Practices: • Conduct waste characterization assessment • Establish SOP's related to donations and diversion • Develop/Strengthen relationships with donation agencies & diversion partners 8 Food Waste Reduction Alliance
  9. 9. www.gmaonline.org Contact Information Laura Abshire, National Restaurant Association, Labshire@restaurant.org Meghan Stasz, GMA, Mstasz@gmaonline.org Jeanne VonZastrow, FMI, Jvonzastrow@fmi.org www.foodwastealliance.org
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