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A new study shows C&U foodservices are facing increased competition from off-premise choices, particularly fast-casual restaurants. But there are defenses.
10-15-2012 Managing Your Business
Ten years ago, when Shawn La-
Pean was hired at the University of California to take over the university’s dining program, he had a conversation with athletic department administrators...
10-10-2012 Managing Your Business
Getting high school students to eat in school cafeterias is often a challenge. Many schools have open campuses, allowing students to leave school to pick up food—often at fast food joints...
10-03-2012 Managing Your Business
Running a successful catering program isn’t about creating a memorable event. It’s about making memorable events the standard for the catering program. FoodService Director talked...
09-19-2012 Managing Your Business
In Becky Schilling’s cover story about online tools, she wrote about the Rhode Island School of Design’s mobile dining app and what it is being used for. But how exactly did the...
09-07-2012 Managing Your Business
Instead of three scheduled meals delivered to patients whether they’re hungry or not, many hospitals across the country are switching to cooked-to-order, personalized tray service, an...
05-16-2012 Managing Your Business
Miami University and the University of California, Riverside, launch mobile feeding units.
04-10-2012 Managing Your Business
At the 36,000-student University of North Texas, in Denton, the guiding principle of the foodservice program is simple: “Everyone eats, so everyone counts.” For Executive Director...
03-06-2012 Managing Your Business
There was a time when food in a library was definitely considered a no-no, but as technology has changed libraries have become more welcoming of foodservice as a way to bring traffic back to the...
02-08-2012 Managing Your Business
When the time came to design a concept for a vastly underserved area of campus at 10,700-student Johnson & Wales University, contemporary rustic Italian became the winning idea, according to...
With no juicer on hand, Chicago’s Rodelio Aglibot, chef-owner of E+O Food and Drink and Yum Cha Dim Sum Parlor grabbed tongs to juice the limes on the fly.
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