Sandwiches are a great go-to lunch item and operators across the region have made their sandwiches a hit. This month, we look at three unique sandwich recipes, including the South Philly Italian...
03-10-2014 Menu Development
With customers strapped for time, the portability of mini desserts makes for a convenient way to hit the sweet spot.
03-03-2014 Menu Development
Revered for its bold flavors, mouthwatering heat and unique numbing sensation, Szechuan cuisine hits a lot of notes with today’s adventurous diners, says Mark Kim, executive chef at UCLA’s Feast at...
02-10-2014 Menu Development
Looking for a way to enhance your guest experience? Consider themed events that hit on all five senses, not only to get customers excited and engaged but also to boost sales.
What if there were a way to decrease beverage costs, improve customer health and positively impact the environment? Many operators are doing exactly that with tap water initiatives.
Every year around this time, foodservice research companies like Technomic, groups such as the National Restaurant Association, and a host of trade and consumer magazines disseminate their lists of...
Three Takes On offers several different versions of the same classic dish. This month: Muffins.
01-22-2014 Menu Development
Value Bowls, mini tastings of globally inspired foods, will be the star of Restaurant Week promotions at Eurest B&I cafés, says Christopher Ivens-Brown, vice president of culinary...
01-21-2014 Menu Development
Everyone loves chocolate cake, but even the best desserts grow tiresome.
01-10-2014 Menu Development
We may be living in a burger-crazed country, but customers are demanding more than just ground beef patties these days.
Chiles are a “hot” trend for 2014. Food lovers everywhere have a “growing obsession,” with both “sizzling heat” and the “surprisingly full-bodied fruity notes” of chiles.
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Dining dollars have proven to be beneficial for some businesses and harmful for others.
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Michael Mills, foodservice director for the Jennings Center has found a way to save his department money while satisfying the desires of residents under the facility’s recently adopted person-centered care model.
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