While soda hardly is dead, these stats suggest it is falling flat.
03-15-2016 Menu Development
Group Editor Kelly Killian assembled her own student focus group at home. The panel: her two sons, 7-year-old Kevin (2nd grade) and 12-year-old David (7th grade).
According to a recent report from market researcher Technomic, sales of vegetable and fruit juices are expected to increase in frequency through 2016.
03-04-2016 Menu Development
The workshops and general sessions at MenuDirections, FoodService Director's annual conference, provided innovative ideas to add healthful concepts to the menu and noncommercial dining spaces. ...
02-25-2016 Menu Development
Some operators are discouraging sugary drinks, while still offering customers an option to buy.
02-16-2016 Menu Development
A big “want” from the customers who frequent Compass’ 2,000 corporate cafes is smaller portion sizes, says Mike Fiato, vice president of customer experience.
11-16-2015 Menu Development
Healthy comfort food can mean different things to different diners, from veggie-packed mac and cheese on campus to lower-sodium soups for senior living.
10-20-2015 Menu Development
An FSD shares how to hedge some of the issues when introducing healthier menus.
10-15-2015 Menu Development
How operators are matching up a bumper crop of fermented vegetables with complementary dishes to add variety to menus and please advanced palates.
09-15-2015 Menu Development
Cow’s milk is the most common food allergy among babies and young children—2.5 percent of the population experience an adverse reaction, says the CDC.
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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