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Hospital bans sale of sugary snacks, beverages
Marketing takeout windows
How to make paid sick and parental leave work for your operation
3 reasons to consider upgrading ID technology
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Director of sustainability redefines University of Michigan dining
Allow residents to reserve action stations
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Keep meat and protein-based sides on the front burner
Jackfruit takes the protein spotlight
The year of brisket
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Healthy Recipe Revamp
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July 29, 2013
Beverages: Local Connection
Mass-produced coffee is falling out of favor, and fast. Now customers want local, sustainable options roasted fresh. So it’s no surprise many operators are partnering with local roasters...
July 26, 2013
South of the Border
What’s the one thing your kitchen has in common with nearly every other kitchen? An international staff. “When you work with these people, they not only influence your food, they...
July 18, 2013
Riding the Heat Wave
With 160 noncommercial accounts to service, Ryan McNulty, director of culinary development for Metz Culinary Management, is constantly innovating. Keeping guests coming back for more—...
June 27, 2013
In the food industry, there are always buzzwords. Organic. Factory farming. Superfoods. And these days, gluten free. Though a gluten-free diet is a medical treatment for celiac disease, more people...
June 26, 2013
Three Takes On: Barbecue
Three Takes On offers several different versions of the same classic dish. This month: Barbecue.
June 20, 2013
Smoking techniques are not just reserved for fine dining and barbeque restaurants; they’re a popular trend across segments. Check out how these college and university operations are keeping...
June 18, 2013
Beverages: Agua Frescas
Carbonated and artificially sweetened beverages are falling out of favor. Today, more people want healthy, nutritious options made with fresh ingredients. One way to achieve this quickly and...
June 2, 2013
Three Takes On: Ceviche
Three Takes On offers several different versions of the same classic dish. This month: Ceviche.
June 2, 2013
Grains and Greens
What if there were a cost-effective way to offer healthy, protein-laden salads that were vegetarian, nutritious and trendy? Enter ancient grains, the perfect addition to greens. By incorporating...
May 28, 2013
Going Small is Big
Small plates and snacks are major attention-getters on menus these days. More and more customers prefer to share several distinctively flavored smaller items with their companions rather than confine...
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