April Bechel, director of food and nutrition services, Hastings ISD, Minnesota, has created menus that meet the new school meal pattern. She has also applied for and managed the entire USDA Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Grant program.&nb
Jasmine Willams, catering manager, Bank of America (Compass Group), is overseeing an operation that delivers more than $1 million in catering each year to 13 Bank of America buildings in uptown Charlotte. She also is expanding her knowledge by learni
Seafood is a healthy addition to any menu. As part of our ongoing Signature Series, we asked operators to share their favorite seafood recipes. Spice up your menus with these creative seafood recipes, that range from a curried tilapia in a pouch to a Donburi salmon rice bowl.
Marines at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, in Twentynine Palms, Calif., recently got a taste of the unfamiliar when Joseph Chu, owner of local Red Lotus Restaurant joined Marine cooks for a day to teach them how to prepare some of the restaurant’s signature Vietnamese and Thai dishes.
One of the ways we have found to control food waste has been to not automatically give out toppings for items like burgers. Instead, we will add things like lettuce and tomatoes only if students ask for them. 08/21/2014
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.