A recent survey of its members by the School Nutrition Association revealed that many operators are facing moderate to serious challenges in meeting the stricter nutritional requirements set by the U...
08-13-2014 Managing Your Business
The district’s nine high schools are no longer on the federal meals program following a potential $3 million loss in sales due to Smart Snacks rules.
05-28-2014 Managing Your Business
This month we look at food pricing trends, and the reasons behind them, for 21 food items, as well as the overall agriculture industry, to help you make better purchasing decisions for the year to...
04-09-2014 Managing Your Business
With the increased number of regulations on school meal programs, directors are increasingly trying to find ways to have more control over the ingredients in the items they serve.
03-11-2014 Managing Your Business
Michael Mills, foodservice director for the Jennings Center has found a way to save his department money while satisfying the desires of residents under the facility’s recently adopted person-...
01-10-2014 Managing Your Business
Late night. Students. Lines. Cups of water. When combined, these created some issues at Bowling Green State University, in Ohio.
12-11-2013 Managing Your Business
A number of colleges are adjusting service hours to accommodate student demand while at the same time trimming some costs. Sometimes, however, that reduction in hours is met with student...
11-13-2013 Managing Your Business
Starting January 1, N.C. colleges will be required to charge sales tax on all food, including student meal plans.
10-25-2013 Managing Your Business
This month, Grand River Hospital, in Kitchener, Ontario, shuts down its cafeteria, which will be replaced by a Subway and a larger Tim Hortons and celeb chefs highlight USC culinary...
09-11-2013 Managing Your Business
The foodservice department at KIPP San Antonio schools has a new meals provider this year: the San Antonio Food Bank.
Restaurant Associates’ Edward Sirhal showcases new menu items and initiatives through an Apple-inspired summit.
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The Defense Department will strengthen its Healthy Children programs by adding fitness, nutrition and tobacco-free living into military children’s curriculum.
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Mary Arlinda Hill continually aims to improve both Jackson Public Schools and her community.
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