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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.
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...
For the past 40 years, FSP (Food Service Professionals), a division of the Archdiocese of Chicago, has been providing the meals that are served to 34 high schools and 300 elementary schools in the...
The gig economy, also known as the shared or on-demand economy, leverages app-based technologies to match independent workers and customers.
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Officials say Benjamin E. Mays High is the only school in its district with a greenhouse that uses hydroponics and aquaponics to grow vegetables and herbs year-round.
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Foodservice directors use summer “break” to plan menus, secure funding and do work on their facilities—but there isn’t always work for their staff.
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