To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Elior Group, France’s leading contract caterer, has launched a contest offering 25 families the chance to win a one-year free canteen pass for their children. Open to all students from nursery through to high-school grade, contestants wishing to participate must answer three simple questions. The names of the 25 winning contestants who have replied correctly will be known by the drawing of lots.

The contest runs until December 31st, 2016 to families with one or several children who are having lunch the whole year in canteens where Elior is caterer in France.

To participate, contestants complete the application form available on the site and answer three questions linked with Elior’s three major commitments to “the canteen of today”:

Elior puts the accent on culinary discoveries and on developing children’s taste buds and autonomy. To ensure the nutritional balance of meals, the Group recipes are elaborated by its chefs together with dieticians involved in the preparation and certification. Food tasting events are also organized by the chefs to raise the awareness of children and adolescents to the importance of eating well and discovering different kinds of food and new savors.

In its canteens, Elior ensures that children are served correct portions and fosters responsible eating habits among young people. In the Group’s fight against food waste, fun-based activities are organized allowing the children to actually visualize the amount of water that is wasted every day.

Elior has a range of digital apps designed to facilitate the everyday lives of families; access to menus, information about the 14 main allergens, online payment procedures…


Contest dates: from November 29th, 2016 (at 12:01 am) to December 31st, 2016 (midnight)

Winners will be announced before March 10th, 2017

For further details, please consult the rules of the “Win a one-year free canteen pass” contest