The organisers of the inaugural Footprint Awards](http://www.footprint-awards.com/) 2011 have extended the deadline for entries from 11 February to 14 March 2011.
The 12 basic award categories cover such topics as use of natural resources, packaging, sourcing, logistics, British supply, energy efficiency, catering equipment, internal communications, sustainable practice, food service installation, consumer engagement, and corporate social and environmental responsibility
There are also individual awards for special achievement and a community vote.
Winners will be announced at a dinner on 19 May at the Royal Institute of British Architecture in London.
[Nestlé - ](http://www.nestlefoodservice.co.uk/)is the headline sponsor for the awards, which are also backed by contract caterers [BaxterStorey ](http://www.baxterstorey.com/)and [CH & Co](http://www.chandco.net/), supplier [Huhtamaki - ](http://www.huhtamaki.com/Websites.nsf/index/Webpage0FEF6?Open&id=5F0D3AA4BC450D35C22570FC003CC106)and distributors [Brakes - ](http://www.reynolds-cs.com/introduction.asp)and [Reynolds](http://www.reynolds-cs.com/introduction.asp).
For more information, e-mail event director Christophe Stourton at [firstname.lastname@example.org.