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Sept. 15, 2016
School district ups price of online lunch purchases
A fee was levied to avoid making lunches more expensive across the board.
Sept. 15, 2016
The ins and outs of forming a purchasing collective
Purchasing more local, sustainable products is a priority for operators nationwide—but it’s not always feasible. That's where purchasing collectives come in...
Sept. 15, 2016
How to keep up when your customer base explodes
Ultra-rapid growth can throw dining into chaos, raising questions about how to speed up service while maintaining quality, where and how to source ingredients.
Aug. 26, 2016
NC district raises lunch price to cover wage hikes
The increase is the school district’s first in six years.
Aug. 17, 2016
Chicago-area lunchroom supervisors get wage boost
The starting pay rate will increase by $2 an hour.
Aug. 16, 2016
Backlash over Mayo Clinic vendor change continues
Foodservice staff crafted a petition 1,200 signatures deep and has plans to picket.
Aug. 15, 2016
Sodexo launches integrated food production platform
The new program bundles menus, recipes, purchasing and inventory to maximize operators’ time.
Aug. 9, 2016
USDA updates reimbursement rates for school nutrition programs
Puerto Rico was among the biggest winners of the adjustments; however, some aspects of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs also will receive increased funding.
July 18, 2016
How operators are bracing for new overtime rules
Foodservice operations’ blueprints for coping—and the rules' expected effects—vary greatly, recent research says...
July 15, 2016
2016 C&U Census: What's trending on campus
College and university foodservice operators are facing down a number of shifting factors, from growing interest in local sourcing to a rise in the minimum wage.
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