The burger pizza created by Aramark at the University of Rochester in New York.
The idea of mash-ups, embodied by the now-ubiquitous cronut, is a concept that non-commercial operators are taking to new heights.
09-24-2014 Menu Development
As between-meal eating grows increasingly popular, the humble snack has become nearly as important as breakfast, lunch and dinner.
09-16-2014 Menu Development
Visually, puddings and custards might not be as impressive as petits fours or multi-tiered cakes, but these humble sweets are true workhorses in the kitchen.
09-02-2014 Menu Development
Three Takes On offers several different versions of the same classic dish. This month, we scoped out three hummus recipes, including Roasted Red Pepper Hummus, White Bean Hummus and Black-eyed Pea...
08-11-2014 Menu Development
Operators increase beverage sales with juice bars.
08-08-2014 Menu Development
Flatbreads aren’t just trending at national chains—they’re healthy, versatile and convenient options satisfying customers in non-commercial operations as well.
07-10-2014 Menu Development
Three Takes On offers several different versions of the same classic dish. This month, we scoped out three unique baked beans recipes, including 5 Way Baked Beans, Plant-based Southwestern Baked...
There’s growing customer awareness for gelato. Yet, despite its popularity, there remains an exclusivity element that bolsters sales since it’s not available everywhere.
One of the biggest upsides to starting a food truck is you can get food to places it’s often difficult to reach with a brick-and-mortar location.
07-01-2014 Menu Development
Having trouble building sales of that new menu item? Try including more descriptive labels, says a recent report from the Cornell Food and Brand Lab at Cornell University, in Ithaca, N.Y.
Everyone, it seems, wants to offer us tips on healthier eating. Even the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has gotten into the act.
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The School Nutrition Association’s latest position paper calls on Congress to consider changes prior to the Healthy, Hungry-Free Kids Act reauthorization.
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Two New England universities affected by Winter Storm Juno share their best practices for operating a foodservice department during a major weather event.
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