daily catering program

Want to attract staff with workplace incentives? Try daily catering programs

They’re offering swag, free vacations, in some cases cash bonuses or the chance to win cars. Employers are working harder than ever to attract staff back to the workplace as offices reopen with the coronavirus pandemic winding down. Elaborate (and costly) workplace incentives aside, one of the most beneficial tools to engage and motivate workers […]

Sandwich catering from Kiss the Cook is the best in Toronto. Get the recipe that proves it

A surprising number of our corporate clients have shared horror stories about bad sandwich experiences. In fact, bosses are literally banning bread from their boardroom lunches. Meanwhile, lunch is supposed to be the part of the office meeting you look forward to the most! On the contrary, picture soggy, stale, uninspired, and boring heaps of […]

An ode to Autumn

It’s been hard to find words these past couple years. However, it’s never hard to find inspiration. Here is one of my favorite poems, paying homage to the season. It’s been coupled with photos from our delicious Fall / Winter Seasonal menu. Hope you enjoy! TO AUTUMN BY JOHN KEATS Season of mists and mellow […]

Daily Catering for the office has never looked better – here is why.

After a year of missing our corporate clients due to what has felt like endless lock downs, we’re finally getting some good news. Our existing daily catering clients are planning for end of summer and early fall returns to the office and we literally cannot wait to get back to catering. Even better news, is […]

Kiss the Cook launches a new individually boxed 5 day meal program

Thanks to what can be aptly described as a “cult following” to our family-style weekly specials, the pivot to launching a daily meal plan seemed like an obvious progression. In these unprecedented times, the only way to keep business going is to listen, adapt and quite frankly – give the people what they want! Awesome […]

Top 5 catering ideas for your office grand reopening

For those of us that have endured a year of social distancing and working from home, there’s nothing more steeped in anticipation than the office reopening. There is a lot to look forward to – even if that means sacrificing wearing your pajamas past noon. It’s pretty safe to assume that we’re all going back […]

Order virtual catering and bring back everyone’s favorite part of the meeting. The food.

Zoom meeting after zoom meeting, feels a lot less like being in a social and collaborative office environment and more like a never-ending string of boardroom meetings. There are clearly some advantages to working at home. Perhaps you are saving on a lengthy commute, not to mention the expense. However, there are also a few […]

Scotiabank Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer shoots and scores with an uber-successful event—and some tasty eats courtesy of Kiss the Cook

If there’s one thing we love, it’s the opportunity to serve amazing food, play hockey and benefit a great cause all in the same day! Needless to say, we felt like the most fortunate catering firm in Toronto when we were invited to cater for the teams at an event with 1,700 spectators, volunteers and […]

Your guide to structuring the perfect daily corporate catering program

One of the first questions that organizers ask after deciding to incorporate a daily corporate catering program into their organization’s lunchtime routine is how it can be formatted. Will it be a buffet? Maybe a quick grab-and-go sandwich bar, or a simple snack set-up that suits a more limited budget? Who will pick up the […]

When is it the right time to launch a daily corporate catering program?

In past installments we’ve looked at ways to build a winning corporate catering program, and the many reasons why it makes sense to make such a substantial culinary investment—think improved employee engagement, retention, attraction, the joy of seeing smiles on your people’s faces after an awesome lunch. I could go on about the many benefits, […]