As marketing manager/café supervisor for Bon Appétit at Stanford Graduate School of Business in Palo Alto, Calif., Shannon Donahue has the unique ability to support and innovate in multiple arenas, says Maisie Greenawalt, vice president of m
The first attribute of Samantha Martin’s that really stood out to me was not just that she picked things up very quickly, it was that she subtly enhanced our processes as opposed to just following the status quo, says Michael Atanasio, manager of fo
We developed a field trip program called Culinary Learning Journeys, which takes students to local dairy farms, CSA farms and food production facilities. Students can meet farmers to learn about the...
We have a program called Feed the Need, which allows us to donate surplus food to the less fortunate while reducing the amount of waste discarded. The staff has been trained on how to pack and store...
Helen Phillips, senior director of school nutrition at Norfolk Public Schools in Virginia, and the School Nutrition Associa-tion’s new president, fears disappointing people and never doubted that she was meant to be in child nutrition.
When the traditional, cafeteria-style Parmalee dining hall at Colorado State University, in Fort Collins, quickly became the ugly stepsister to the newly renovated, market-style Corbitt dining center, the residential dining team had a problem.
Speed of service, variety, food quality and efficiency are all crucial in any successful foodservice operation. Needless to say, equipment can make or break you. Fortunately, innovative new equipment is coming to market to give you quality and flexibility you never thought possible.
Category Management principles can help you understand your customers better, determine which products and brands appeal to them most and merchandise them the best way. Today, more than ever, you need to put the right products in your customers’ hands.
Consumers today are getting smart about their health, and your patrons expect to see healthy choices alongside the not-so-healthy ones. As they wise-up, it’s important for you—and for your business—to stay abreast of the latest trends to keep them satisfied and coming back for more.