Food waste prevention experts

We create a world where avoidable food waste no longer exists

Rethink2gether is a Vancouver-based company helping hotels and restaurants prevent food waste to achieve a triple bottom line.

Hospitality leaders want cut food costs. But they often lack the time, knowledge, and budget to make meaningful progress. That’s where Rethink2gether comes in. Our team of food lovers and food waste experts, based in Vancouver, Canada, will help you increase your profitability, retain talents, while reducing your climate impact. 

We provide you the food waste solutions you need, whether you are a beginner or an expert.

BC hotels and restaurants increase profits while also improving sustainability performance.

Family eating breakfast at a hotel. Hotel breakfast buffets comes with a lot of plate waste, where Rethink2gether tries to help fight and reduce this type of waste.

Did you know that 66% of food surplus is avoidable?

Your business can increase profitability. And at the same time be climate smart.

There are easy ways to reduce food costs. Are you ready to build a Just Circular Food Economy?

Our people

Food waste experts as a force for good

Ben Liegey, Co-founder of Rethink2gether

Ben Liegey

Founder & CEO

As CEO, Ben leads Rethink2gether, coaching hospitality leaders to reduce food costs and have a positive impact. Above all, he is a renowned expert in food waste prevention.

Dane Hedstrom - green wall - Rethink2gether Director of Business Development

Dane Hedstrom

Director of Business Development

Dane is a UBC Alumni with an MBA and a strong career helping entreprises improve operational efficiency. Originally from Vancouver, he empowers teams, builds relationships and accelerates positive change.

Shinya Hayashi, Data analyst at Rethink2gether

Shinya Hayashi

Chief Data Analyst

Shinya is passionate about data and sustainability. He leverages his data skills to create valuable insights to solve business problems. He also has experience in the hospitality industry.


Laure Dupuy, Co-founder of Rethink2gether

Laure Dupuy


Laure has developed her expertise in Zero Waste and Circular Economy. She has 8+ years’ experience consulting businesses, governments and universities. She is currently working for UBC.

Frederique Niel​, Business advisor of Rethink2gether

Frederique Niel

Business Advisor

Frederique is helping entrepreneurs to maximize their chances of success in the world of entrepreneurship. She is a Certified Coach by the International Coaching Federation.

Be aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals

Rethink2gether's alignments with the Sustainable Development Goals of 2022

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