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Oct. 15, 2017
Expand meal service via community connections
This summer, Fairfax teamed up with a church to deliver meals to three housing projects. They brought the meals to the church, and then the church recruited volunteers to deliver the meals to the...
Sept. 15, 2017
Big organizations think big-picture about hunger
The SNA and its philanthropic sibling are taking initiative with one clear goal to get operators to be equipped to make sure that kids’ nutritional needs are met.
Aug. 17, 2017
Make water work: Pair aquaponics produce with education
We partnered with a student group interested in aquaponics to build a recirculating fish tank and lettuce growing operation in our Oval Dining Center.
July 24, 2017
Big names, small ops
Here’s how to bring a national brand to your space. While many operators are developing their own in-house brands, sometimes nothing but the big names will do.
July 19, 2017
Using food to forge a connection
Try this idea from Chesapeake Public Schools to invite local famers and other agricultural workers to discuss potential partnerships and procurement opportunities.
June 19, 2017
What an Amazon-Whole Foods combo could mean for foodservice
Competition for share of stomach is stepping up.
June 1, 2017
Winsight acquires Grocery Headquarters
FoodService Director’s parent company looks to reinvent the grocery publication.
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 14, 2017
Compass teams up with Jose Andres
The vendor and chef will collaborate at such venues as stadiums and college campuses.
March 13, 2017
Partner with aspiring farmers
For the last three years, School District of Holmen has hosted an event called Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner, in cooperation with the Future Farmers of America.
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