While some New York City restaurants railed against a ban on polystyrene packaging, which was recently overturned, Columbia University was years ahead of the game.
08-18-2015 Ideas and Innovation
When it comes to organic farming, St. Luke’s Hospital foodservice staff have found ways to streamline production and maximize utilization.
08-15-2015 Ideas and Innovation
While many foodservice directors champion sustainable food, finding a greener way to clean with plant-derived agents might not be so straightforward.
Small equipment adjustments and training allowed University of California, Santa Cruz to beat its water goal, using just 4.23M gallons—a 19% decrease.
07-13-2015 Ideas and Innovation
Campus beekeepers at Boise State University and other colleges work to maintain foodservice supply amid concerns of honey bee colony collapse disorder.
06-23-2015 Ideas and Innovation
Kathy King offers insight on how to tailor sourcing initiatives to a senior living facility.
06-15-2015 Ideas and Innovation
At last measure, food waste contributed 28 percent of the total 251 million tons of trash that ended up in landfills, the Environmental Protection Agency reports.
Sustainability is something that students value, and it contributes to food quality.
05-22-2015 Ideas and Innovation
Foodservice operators shared some tips during the National Restaurant Association show.
04-22-2015 Ideas and Innovation
Here’s what the foodservice departments of several colleges and universities are doing to commemorate Earth Day.
Food trucks may be rolling kitchens, but success isn’t as simple as just starting the engine.
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Responding to feedback from a growing population of Asian students, Boston University opened a new dining hall station that aims to serve traditional Asian cuisine.
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To streamline recruitment of foodservice employees, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, hosts a summer job fair where candidates are interviewed and hired on the spot.
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