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Dec. 4, 2017
Foodservice vet Joseph Fassler dies
Fassler leaves behind a 50-plus-year career in the foodservice industry.
Dec. 1, 2017
N.Y. considers alternative sort of scheduling rules
The new rules proposed would entitle workers to four hours of pay if they have to call for schedule changes.
Nov. 29, 2017
USDA announces changes to school meal standards
A new rule relaxes restrictions formerly placed on milk, sodium and whole grains.
Nov. 15, 2017
Sodexo purchases Centerplate, makes push for stadium feeding
Sodexo says the deal, which is expected to be finalized by the end of this year, will more than double its global footprint.
Nov. 13, 2017
University boosts participation with retail meal pass
The new pass is aimed at students who don’t have time for a meal in the dining hall.
Nov. 9, 2017
University dining team forms student vegan group
The group was created after complaints about the lack of options.
Nov. 8, 2017
Panera plots a move into noncommercial
The fast casual said it intends to buy the Au Bon Pain chain as a way of opening more bakery-cafes in colleges, healthcare facilities, office buildings, travel centers and malls.
Nov. 7, 2017
Revised menu labeling rules to take effect in May
Foodservice operations will have a chance to give feedback on the revision proposed by the FDA. The postponement came less than a week before enactment was set to begin.
Nov. 6, 2017
College renames food stations after its chefs
The move aims to connect students with those who prepare their meals. To add an element of personalization, food stations inside the dining halls are being renamed after the chefs who work there.
Nov. 2, 2017
Dining services debuts QR code comment system
Students at the University of Maryland can scan codes on dining menus to leave feedback.
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