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Hospital bans sale of sugary snacks, beverages
University hosts build-your-own bowl event
Marketing takeout windows
How to make paid sick and parental leave work for your operation
3 reasons to consider upgrading ID technology
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Attract guests to healthy options with inviting signs
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Director of sustainability redefines University of Michigan dining
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Keep meat and protein-based sides on the front burner
Jackfruit takes the protein spotlight
The year of brisket
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Healthy Recipe Revamp
K-12 Census: Making the effort
2016 FSD Menu Survey
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Colleen Wright-Riva: Long-term vision
Leisa Bryant: Winning by learning
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4 ways to an efficient coffee program
4 new twists on tacos
5 new ways to menu comfort classics
Tips to keep your budget on target
May 16, 2016
4 ways to keep personal data locked down
In a recent study on data breaches, the No. 1 type of information stolen by far is a password. Here are ways operations can keep data on the lockdown.
March 21, 2016
3 reasons FSDs are losing sleep this week: Tech troubles
How do you train a robot to be hospitable—and what happens when the power goes out? These are a couple of the dilemmas short-circuiting FSDs’ dreams this week.
Oct. 13, 2015
3 reasons to do your homework before joining CEP
As the Community Eligibility Provision grows in popularity, a K-12 FSD advises peers to conduct some research before applying.
Aug. 15, 2015
The minimum-wage scramble
Foodservice directors at universities, where students can account for nearly half of the employees, are taking a look at ways to cover labor costs.
July 13, 2015
Grills on the go
Though industrial grills are his go-to for high-volume events, Lyman Graham likes the versatility of home grills for smaller catering gigs.
June 15, 2015
Cameras work to deter theft at unmanned micromarts
How do operators run micromarkets while also avoiding theft? ...
June 15, 2015
Dish breakage doesn't have to bust the equipment budget
Switching to china provides many benefits, but only if broken dishes can be avoided.
March 13, 2015
New vs. used
The purchase of refrigeration, warewashers and prep and cooking equipment takes a sizable chunk out of the budget when opening or remodeling a restaurant. The conundrum facing operators is whether to...
Feb. 16, 2015
Ohio school district earns funds for serving lines
Just before Christmas, Oak Hills School District in Cincinnati was awarded a federal grant to upgrade equipment at an elementary school.
Nov. 26, 2014
Smart snacks sorrows
It’s been only a few months since Smart Snacks in Schools went into effect, but already many operators are on the verge of calling “mercy.”
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