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July 8, 2016
Meeting the demand for better-for-you choices
According to recent Datassential research and Tyson Focus Groups (2013-2014), more than 70 percent of consumers want a better-for-you option on the menu. But creating or altering menu items to meet...
July 7, 2016
New ways school FSDs are overcoming meal-regulation challenges
With the new school year quickly approaching, K-12 foodservice directors are looking for new ways to meet the challenges of school nutrition—such as meeting sodium restrictions and reducing plate...
July 5, 2016
Health and flavor: The big balancing act
There’s always been a push-pull between health and indulgence when it comes to eating, between simple fresh food and serious flavor cravings. Today, operators are searching for the key to providing a...
July 5, 2016
Flexitarian options go mainstream
Many consumers—both meat lovers and vegetarians alike—are choosing plant-based proteins as they begin to focus on naturally better-for-you foods.
June 29, 2016
How to increase speed of service
With the increasing demand of C&U dining services, speed of service is top of mind for these operators. Learn how some are changing they way they serve.
June 28, 2016
Using plant-based beverages in the kitchen
Operators are using non-dairy milks in the kitchen to create dishes that appeal to health-conscious consumers as well as vegans and vegetarians.
June 27, 2016
Enhanced water bubbles up on menus
Operators can tap into the enhanced-water trend by offering water with unique flavors, natural ingredients and other nutrient boosts.
June 27, 2016
Get the biggest bang for your buck with versatile ingredients
Versatile proteins allow operators to increase menu opportunities without kitchen complexity, and drive new customer traffic or increase the number of regular guests through new, exciting menu items.
June 20, 2016
How C&U operators are menuing whole grains
As more and more college and university students seek out whole grains in their meals, dishes featuring whole grains are on-deck to become menu mainstays.
June 16, 2016
10 ways to balance health and indulgence
Today’s definition of healthy means an overall focus on nutrition and wellness that doesn’t mean giving up enjoyment.
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