Picking a supplier who can meet an operation’s needs at a reasonable cost is challenging, so having a set system of selection and standards can be crucial.
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.
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
Check out five trends shaping the next year in noncommercial foodservice.
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The expansion follows successful pilot programs at two elementary schools and one high school.
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Although there are many models for evaluating competency, Penn State University's Jim Korner has had success with a system that includes five broad disciplines...
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