On February 7th, the University of Guelph’s Sustainable Restaurant Project welcomed the community to our annual symposium. This year’s theme was Responsible Seafood in Restaurants and reflected on how consumer choices are affecting our oceans. We welcomed industry professionals who have been working towards a common goal of providing consumers with the choice of responsible … Continue reading 6th Annual UGSRP Symposium Recap
Congratulations to PJ's Restaurant in the Atrium at the University of Guelph for ranking as one of Canada's Greenest Restaurants for the second consecutive time! This past year has been quite eventful for the student-run restaurant as they have also achieved the Level 2 Certification from LEAF!LEAF Reveals its 2nd Annual “Canada’s Greenest Restaurants” List LEAF … Continue reading PJ’s Does It Again!
Congratulations to Pj's restaurant for recently achieving Level Two Certification from LEAF. (Leaders in Environmentally Accountable Foodservice) http://leafme.ca/ LEAF is a non-profit third-party organization which offers certification for restaurants and food service facilities that meet and adhere to strict environmental criteria. LEAF helps restaurants reduce their environmental impact, and makes it easy for diners to identify green restaurants. … Continue reading Pj’s achieves LEAF Certification!
The following is a press release from LEAF recognizing Canada's 24 Greenest Restaurants. UGSRP would like to congratulate the team and students of PJ's Restaurant at the School of Hospitality and Tourism at the University of Guelph for making such an impressive list! (June 4, 2012) Calgary, AB - Leaders in Environmentally Accountable Foodservice (LEAF), a third-party … Continue reading LEAF releases list of “Canada’s Greenest Restaurants”
When this project started back in May 2011, I sat down and read a stack of cases from Bruce’s 4190 Operations Planning course. The cases were all focused on pj’s restaurant and the restaurant operations course. The cases provided analysis of the operation and gave recommendations of future ideas and changes that could be implemented … Continue reading Pj’s 2.0
Here are some pictures of PJ’s Restaurant in the Atrium. PJ’s operates as a student-run restaurant, and forms part of the hospitality management degree at Guelph. PJ's is the focus of our restaurant sustainability project. It is located in Macdonald Stewart Hall on the north side of the Campus.