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In a style similar to FSD’s popular “Steal This Idea” section, the directors shared a number of ideas for generating revenue, cutting costs, training employees and improving morale.
10-30-2013 Ideas and Innovation
This month: all-beef burgers are booted in Fairfax schools, guacamole and chips are a hit at Northwestern University, Metz's Live Well program adds whole grains into its concept and more.
When you set out to create the healthiest and most sustainable dining hall in the nation, you’d better do your best to deliver.
10-21-2013 Ideas and Innovation
This month, Color My Tray promotes vegetable consumption, Aramark launches Healthy for Life Program, Western Michigan moves to neighborhoods and more.
10-17-2013 Ideas and Innovation
In order to improve resident opinion of dining services, as well as resident health, Doug Taggart, administrator at the 82-resident Arlington Residence and Rehabilitation Center, in Texas,...
10-09-2013 Ideas and Innovation
Schools must offer 1/2 cup of fruit every day, and milk and grains must be offered daily.
10-07-2013 Ideas and Innovation
A renovation at Brooklyn Hospital Center, in New York, is demonstrating—so far, at least—that healthy foods can sell. The Brooklyn Hospital Center collaborated with Dallas, Pa.-...
09-10-2013 Ideas and Innovation
Students at Lawrence University, in Appleton, Wis., recently got to enjoy a very rare treat—a chemical-free corned beef made on site. What’s more, the naturally brined meat was...
09-09-2013 Ideas and Innovation
Roasting, a cooking method that yields flavorful vegetables, is on the rise in some school districts.
School foodservice directors and staff, stand up and take a bow. Charged with making groundbreaking changes to the National School Lunch Program, and tackling the job under challenging circumstance,...
Everyone, it seems, wants to offer us tips on healthier eating. Even the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has gotten into the act.
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The School Nutrition Association’s latest position paper calls on Congress to consider changes prior to the Healthy, Hungry-Free Kids Act reauthorization.
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Two New England universities affected by Winter Storm Juno share their best practices for operating a foodservice department during a major weather event.
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