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College dropping paper cups in dining commons
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Blowtorch as wine bottle opener
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Millennials come in for the cold
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Dec. 15, 2015
Bringing family dining to the cafeteria
Lunchtime atmosphere is shifting from tray lines toward family-style dining at 10 K-12 schools in the Philadelphia area, thanks to the Eatiquette program.
Dec. 1, 2015
3 restaurant trends worth watching
Here are three currents that could splash into college foodservice and other noncommercial sectors.
Nov. 30, 2015
How operators are adjusting to composting legislation
Operators share how they’ve adjusted their waste-management programs to meet the spread of composting legislation.
Nov. 17, 2015
High-tech service with a smile
Southwestern College, a 1,300-student institution in Winfield, Kan., adopted a FresX “pay with your selfie” technology platform in late October.
Nov. 16, 2015
5 trends that will shape noncommercial foodservice in 2016
How will onsite feeding evolve next year? FSD posed the question to the researchers and consultants at Technomic. Here’s what they prepared specially for FSD readers.
Oct. 6, 2015
Why lunch waste falls on deaf ears
Americans care less about waste and costs to operators than they do about the feel-good nature of what the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act promises.
Oct. 2, 2015
3 restaurant trends FSDs need to watch
In the past few weeks, Senior Editor Pat Cobe has noticed activity in three areas: restaurant-design, a favorite daypart and a hot cooking technique.
Sept. 15, 2015
How foodservice directors are changing lives and communities
With an integral role in the nutritional lives of students, employees, patients and seniors, FSDs are called upon to support, nurture and shape communities.
Sept. 8, 2015
3 emerging trends for FSDs to watch
What’s bubbling up in the restaurant world that may be adaptable to noncommercial foodservice? Here’s a look at a cuisine that’s poised to take off.
Sept. 3, 2015
Cheers to the next generation of seniors
Baby Boomers are shaking up senior living facilities by bringing their social-drinking habits with them.
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