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Jan. 13, 2017
The next hot ethnic cuisine: Mediterranean
Mediterranean flavors are a favorite on college campuses and are trending in 2017.
Jan. 4, 2017
Delight Gen Zers with healthy, fast food
Generation Z are coming into their own as opinionated consumers. And their preferences look different than those of their parents and grandparents.
Dec. 19, 2016
Global flavors spice up college menus
Ethnic foods and beverages are in high demand by college and university students.
Dec. 16, 2016
4 flavors trending for 2017
Curious about trending flavors for 2017? The real trending flavor for the coming year is flavor itself.
Nov. 15, 2016
Going gluten free without the labor
A large part of menuing allergen-friendly cuisine is deciding which gluten-free items to serve.
Nov. 11, 2016
Campus dining halls go gluten-free
Catering to the diverse tastes, health preferences and allergy restrictions of students are keys to success for C&U operators.
Nov. 10, 2016
Natural energy drinks on the rise
Gen Zers and millennials want food that’s healthy, fresh and natural. And the same holds true for their beverages.
Nov. 2, 2016
Drive student satisfaction with non-dairy milks
Students now expect non-dairy milk alternatives such as almond milk and soy milk on college campuses.
Oct. 27, 2016
Wow customers with chili bowls
Millennials crave a spicy kick. And it’s well known this group of diners goes wild for customizable dishes. What menu item fits both of those categories? Chili.
Oct. 26, 2016
Penn State helps turn zero waste into reality
Reducing landfill-clogging waste is the goal—and challenge—on many college and university campuses.
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