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Sept. 26, 2017
Two birds, one stone: Team up with others to cross-utilize
During the school year, the school bus travels school to school where students use it as a learning lab; and during the summer and long school holidays, the bus transports meals to specific sites to...
Sept. 15, 2017
How 2 districts are handling unpaid meal balances and lunch shaming
Lunch shaming has become a hot topic among K-12 operators. Here, two districts discuss how their program has handled the dreaded discussion of unpaid meal balances.
Aug. 17, 2017
Remote control rooftop systems save money, cut noise
We installed a remote refrigeration system as part of our cafeteria renovation. The main part of the system is located on the roof and controls all our refrigerated equipment.
May 23, 2017
University considers dropping sugary drinks due to soda tax
School officials are deciding whether they should limit the amount of sweetened beverages served in dining halls or eliminate them altogether.
May 15, 2017
Issue: Lunch shaming
Stories of students who can’t pay for lunch being given a subpar meal or shamed for their debt have proliferated in recent years, and it’s not an uncommon problem.
April 26, 2017
University tweaks dining operations amid high costs
Three campus eateries will see changes this fall.
April 17, 2017
Community college replaces dining workers with vending machines
Nine full-time and three part-time staffers will be let go in June.
April 14, 2017
Challenges of opening an on-site bakery
Though kitchens in general can be a minefield of issues, bakeries present some unique challenges thanks in part to the finicky nature of yeast.
March 13, 2017
Out of time on overtime
Noncommercial operators deal with the aftermath of a wage law in purgatory.
Oct. 24, 2016
Students steal thousands of plates from dining hall
The plates began disappearing after Boston College switched to reusable ware as part of a sustainability initiative.
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