Community college replaces dining workers with vending machines
College dropping paper cups in dining commons
Compass teams up with Jose Andres
In search of the foodservice sweet spot
Planning for food safety paperwork
The art of winning and retaining staffers' trust
Ensuring Food Safety
Food Pricing Database
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Blowtorch as wine bottle opener
Build kitchen skills with weekly assignments
Get the most out of chef competitions
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3 questions with Sam Kass
Adapting authenticity in Three Sisters Salad
How one local dish has made healthier inroads in schools
50 Greatest Menu Hits
Creating Healthier Menus
Greatest Hits of the Season
Healthy Recipe Revamp
K-12 Census: Making the effort
2016 FSD Menu Survey
2015 LTC Census: The state of Senior Living
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Colleen Wright-Riva: Long-term vision
Leisa Bryant: Winning by learning
Lucretia Chancler: Helping feed a hometown in need
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Giving indulgent items a healthier spin
On-trend comfort food options boost healthcare sales
Millennials come in for the cold
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Oct. 6, 2016
How to rebrand your operation
Here’s how the University of Michigan launched a major brand refresh.
May 24, 2016
3 new concepts shaking up C&U
Check out how these universities are capturing off-campus students, slicing labor in half and shrinking pre-consumer food waste.
March 23, 2016
The future of health care foodservice
A president-elect of the Association for Healthcare Foodservice plans to push the segment forward.
Jan. 2, 2015
The Big Picture: Are food trucks the wheel deal?
Food trucks have been slow to catch on in non-commercial foodservice, according to The Big Picture research.
Dec. 31, 2014
The Big Picture: Employees - Who are they?
According to The Big Picture research, women continue to make up the majority of employees in all market segments.
Dec. 30, 2014
The Big Picture: Construction and renovation
The majority of operators said they are planning to renovate at least part of one or more of their dining facilities in the next two years.
Dec. 22, 2014
The Big Picture: The right staff, baby
Motivating employees is perhaps the major challenge facing operators today, according to The Big Picture.
Dec. 15, 2014
The Big Picture: The social network
College and university foodservice operations continue to be the drivers of social media strategy.
Dec. 11, 2014
The Big Picture: What's on the menu
Cooking from scratch could be the hottest trend in breakfast among non-commercial operators, according to The Big Picture research.
Oct. 31, 2014
Most operators offer on-premise catering
Most operations offer on- premise catering. For those that do offer both on- and off-premise catering, on- premise catering makes up 80% of the catering business.
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