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.”
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.
07-29-2013 Managing Your Business
Whether an operation feeds thousands of people a day or 500 a week, theft will be a problem the foodservice director faces sooner or later. Foodservice directors are often placed in the difficult...
07-08-2013 Managing Your Business
06-16-2013 Managing Your Business
Many college and university foodservice departments are looking to food trucks as a new source of retail revenue. At Princeton University in New Jersey, however, the food truck that will debut this...
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 state’s new Superintendent of Education is allowing schools to apply for a waiver to sell unhealthy snacks on certain days.
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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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