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May 15, 2017
Foodservice: New is easy—right is hard
Every foodservice operator wants to offer more contemporary items in order to please their customer base and keep chefs challenged and engaged. But finding that just-right item takes work.
April 25, 2017
The James Beard Foundation Blended Burger Project™ contest
FoodService Director and the James Beard Foundation invite you to join the Blended Burger Project™, a movement that strives to make burgers better.
April 14, 2017
Compass teams up with Jose Andres
The vendor and chef will collaborate at such venues as stadiums and college campuses.
April 14, 2017
Build kitchen skills with weekly assignments
Every week, Acadia's cooks pick an experimental kitchen project to expand their skills, culminating in a Friday contest where they cook a new dish that puts them out of their comfort zone...
April 14, 2017
Get the most out of chef competitions
Skidmore College patterned its chef culinary competition after the one pioneered by the University of Massachusetts. This year, 11 teams of college chefs registered.
Feb. 13, 2017
Allow residents to reserve action stations
Otterbein Lebanon Retirement Community installed a hibachi grill this fall, and within three months they had 300 residents and guests make reservations...
Jan. 20, 2017
School brings in local chef to prepare sushi lunch
The invitation was part of an effort to expose students to different foods.
Jan. 17, 2017
Resolving to forget these trends
There are a few foodservice trends Managing Editor Dana Moran would like to happily put out of her mind in 2017—with a few supplements from some FSDs.
Jan. 12, 2017
College hosts cooking competition to sharpen staff skills
The competition, sanctioned by the American Culinary Federation, also gives the school a platform to promote its dining services.
Dec. 13, 2016
The five W’s of entering a cooking competition
External cooking competitions are a way to show off chefs' skills while potentially raising the profile of their operation. Here are some do's and don'ts...
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