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The founders of Thumbtack, an online marketplace connecting service professionals and customers, quite literally put their money where their mouths are.
Locally sourced foods are making a huge leap among business and industry operators. FoodService Director’s 2015 employee-feeding census polled 51 operators nationwide to capture key trends in the segment. Here’s what we gathered from the respondents.
rotisserie pig
Here are four modern takes on classic rotisserie dishes for students, seniors and business people featuring plated dishes and to-go meal options.
rotisserie chickens spits
One of the oldest cooking techniques on earth is heating up in noncommercial dining. Here’s why three operators are adding rotisseries to their kitchens.
Despite the brutal Boston winter, the Red Sox's rooftop garden—dubbed Fenway Farms—launched just in time for opening day of the 2015 season in April...
Root-to-stem cooking is catching on among operators committed to using every part of the vegetable—including the peel and ends that usually get tossed.
lentil dish web
Although lentils are available year-round, there’s something about these dried legumes that pairs perfectly with earthier fall dishes. See recipes here.
kimchee
How operators are matching up a bumper crop of fermented vegetables with complementary dishes to add variety to menus and please advanced palates.
kombucha web
Growing season is winding down, but at the University of Montana, some of the season’s kohlrabi and cabbage slowly are fermenting to last through winter.
serving food
Have-it-your-way menus and relaxed, help-yourself experiences at fast-casual restaurants are changing customers’ expectations for catering in a big way.

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