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PRESS

We do what we say and we say what we do.

Our teams are passionately working away to drive our collective ambitions forward. We are an ever-evolving company that offers a variety of services and here are some highlights about what we have been up to.

KUDOS CERTIFIED

KUDOS continues to hold four ISO accreditations

KUDOS successfully retained all four certifications comprising of ISO 9001, 22000, 14001, 45001, firmly cementing itself in the top 1% of UK accredited businesses.

Karl Wilkinson, Head of Safety and Compliance at KUDOS, said “Maintaining all four certifications requires a consistent commitment to integrate these management systems into each and every aspect of the working day in service, delivery and operational safety.”

KUDOS SKIPS A BEAT

KUDOS launches heart-beating campaign

KUDOS introduced exciting recipes, full of healthy and wholesome nutrition and also discussed issues of cholesterol and how lifestyle choices can impact heart health.

On Valentine’s Day, KUDOS served a special dark chocolate bark treat with roasted almonds and pumpkin seeds.. For every treat sold, £1 was donated to British Heart Foundation, supporting life-saving research into heart and circulatory disease.

RESOURCE FULL

KUDOS exclusive caters for Resource for London

KUDOS is providing a bespoke hospitality service with innovative conference and banqueting, as well as redefining the café space, launching The Green Bean Coffee House, a strong contemporary identity.

Mark Deakin, Centre Manager at Resource for London, said “Their experience and expertise has already led to great changes to the cafe and menu and we look forward to implementing new ideas that share our common values.”

A GLORIOUS MAKEOVER

KUDOS launch GLORIOUS events

Creative heads at KUDOS joined forces with The Cheltenham Trust to develop a new master brand, GLORIOUS events, with a fresh vision and contemporary look, ready to cater for a wider market.Read more

Julie Finch, CEO of The Cheltenham Trust said, “We were impressed with Kudos’ vision and felt the company were the ideal commercial partner to drive forward our hospitality and catering offering and create excellent café experiences for our day-to-day business.”

VEGANMANIA

KUDOS launch vegan recipes across the UK.

Across the UK, KUDOS applied its culinary creativity in to vegan recipes including vegan pulled pork on sweet potato toast, roasted butternut squash and apricot tagine and jackfruit with crispy tortilla.

The recipes were inspired by Veganuary and KUDOS are planning to make more vegan dishes available throughout the year.

VERTICAL RUSH

Shelter’s Vertical Rush at Gibson Hall for the 11th year

Vertical Rush is the UK’s most popular tower-running challenge, and Shelter’s flagship fundraising event. It is taking place on Thursday 14th March 2019, 1,000 runners will race up the 932 steps of one of London’s tallest buildings; Tower 42 in the heart of the City behind our very own Gibson Hall being their base for refreshments and belongings.

Shelter helps millions of people every year struggling with bad housing or homelessness through advice, support and legal services.

TRUST WORTHY

KUDOS wins over The Cheltenham Trust.

KUDOS has been appointed as the new exclusive retail and hospitality catering partner at The Cheltenham Trust. The Cheltenham Trust is an independent charity that is also an iconic collection of venues, encompassing five unique cultural and leisure sites scattered across Cheltenham, making up twenty versatile event spaces, each serving a special service to the community and wider public. Read more

Julie Finch, CEO of The Cheltenham Trust said, “We recognise that the food offering across our five venues is a vital ingredient in how we create memorable experiences for our customers.”

PENSHURST PLACE WINS

Penshurst Place is named Wedding Venue of the Year.

Our teams at Penshurst Place and Gardens were thrilled to have been awarded Wedding Venue of the Year 2019 at the annual Kent Wedding Awards. Judges described it as a quintessentially English venue, brimming with romance, elegance and style. They were particularly impressed with the splendid choice of banqueting rooms, each offering its own unique perspective. Read more

Ben Thomas, General Manager at Penshurst Place and Gardens, said “This is the third time that Penshurst has won the award so we are really proud of such a huge achievement!”

KUDOS BLOSSOMS

KUDOS blossoms to win the Floral Pavilion.

KUDOS has been listed as the new exclusive catering partner at the Floral Pavilion Theatre in Merseyside, and hosted a night of special events celebrating the venue’s tenth anniversary. KUDOS has rebranded the Floral Café to reflect the contemporary nature of the theatre, which attracts 230,000 visitors a year. Read more

David Mackenzie, commercial manager of the Floral Pavilion, said: “As the largest theatre and conference venue in Wirral we are looking forward to working with Kudos to provide our audiences, clients and customers with top-class, innovative menus that showcase the finest local ingredients.”

RAISE YOUR CUPS

KUDOS launch eco-friendly coffee cups across the country.

KUDOS works with DCS, their disposable and catering supplies service to replace their existing coffee cups with a more sustainable cup across all their retail outlets. KUDOS has opted for a 12oz cup from the ‘Born in the UK’ range, that is not only dramatically reducing the carbon footprint but also helping support UK business.