Salad bars boost healthy eating, study says
District casts student ‘celebrities’ to promote healthy eating
Harvard and dining staff reach tentative agreement
How to keep customers on-site for coffee
New rules of open kitchen etiquette
Foodservice uniforms: Form, function and flair
Ensuring Food Safety
Food Pricing Database
Focus events around eatertainment
Recruit via public transit
Reverse concepting: Brand from the inside
Health & Wellness
Operators Share Their Best
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Adding creative drinks to holiday catering
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Chicken soup for the low-sodium soul
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Creating Healthier Menus
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Healthy Recipe Revamp
K-12 Census: Making the effort
2016 FSD Menu Survey
2015 LTC Census: The state of Senior Living
The Big Picture
Lucretia Chancler: Helping feed a hometown in need
Thomas Thaman: Creating a healthy oasis in a food desert
The new SNA president sounds off on what's getting in the way of nutrition
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People on the Move
Wow customers with chili bowls
Penn State helps turn zero waste into reality
The James Beard Foundation and The Blend
Revenue-generating insights from fellow directors
June 18, 2014
Homestead Village café sees growth after renovation
When Homestead Village decided to enlarge its main dining room, it took the opportunity to meld the desires of two cultures.
May 22, 2014
Meatless Mondays modification
Despite the fact that students drove implementation of the program, Meatless Mondays was less than successful at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh.
May 13, 2014
UNT ’s all-vegan café sees continued growth
The greens are still mean at the all-vegan café, Mean Greens, at the University of North Texas, in Denton.
May 10, 2014
Friday nights rock at UNK
Students at the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK) have a new reason to hang out on campus on Friday nights—and dining services has a new revenue source.
April 18, 2014
The University of Pittsburgh gives new meaning to "baggage fees"
Students at the University of Pittsburgh have bagged plastic bags, reducing usage by 80% in just one month.
April 10, 2014
UNC expands restaurant delivery to new hospital
UNC Healthcare’s two-year-old Restaurant Delivery program has made an encore performance at the recently acquired High Point Regional Hospital, in High Point, N.C.
March 25, 2014
Making dough at Murray State
The dining services team at Murray State University, in Kentucky, wanted to create a better tasting pie, so the team decided the best way to accomplish this was by making its own dough in house.
March 10, 2014
Whoo Deli wows Rice students
Traditionally, Rice University, in Houston, has contracted out retail spaces to local restaurateurs. That includes an Asian restaurant, a Mediterranean grill and a convenience store, all operated by...
March 10, 2014
Dining flexibility increases meal plan sales
Students at Lynn University, in Boca Raton, Fla., are reaping the benefits of their new 24-hour dining access. And because of the new dining hours, they’re enjoying new class schedules, too. ...
Feb. 19, 2014
Eskenazi Hospital opens in Indianapolis
Wishard Hospital, which graced Indianapolis for 150 years, is no more. In its place is a sleek 350-bed medical center.
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