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Novati and Azzurri Group have signed a new deal to continue delivering market leading sustainable solutions. The award winning partnership has seen Azzurri Group – who own well-known brands including Ask Italian and Zizzi – take major steps over the past few years when it comes to sustainability.

Sustainability highlights over the past three years include achieving Zero Landfill – for all restaurants where waste management is within their control, – sector leading recycling rates peaking as high as 82%, the removal of several thousand container lifts p.a. via Novati’s MORE program and being crowned Champions at the International CSR Excellence Awards for their holistic approach to all things sustainability.

Speaking at the contract signing, our Head of External Affairs, Dave Gudgeon said “Our partnership with Azzurri has flourished over the past three years and we’ve had some fantastic successes along the way. Now’s not the time to rest on our laurels, as the economy starts to re-open and find its feet, our commitment to delivering innovative, sustainable solutions to the Hospitality sector remains unwavering.”

Richard Galbraith, Distribution & Procurement Manager, Azzurri Group said “With the success we’ve had over the past few years, we’ve had no hesitation in extending with Novati and we look forward to continuing our sustainability journey together.”