Salad bars boost healthy eating, study says
District casts student ‘celebrities’ to promote healthy eating
Harvard and dining staff reach tentative agreement
How to keep customers on-site for coffee
New rules of open kitchen etiquette
Foodservice uniforms: Form, function and flair
Ensuring Food Safety
Food Pricing Database
Fish for partnerships
Host quirky themed days
Focus events around eatertainment
Health & Wellness
Operators Share Their Best
Steal This Idea
Adding creative drinks to holiday catering
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Chicken soup for the low-sodium soul
50 Greatest Menu Hits
Creating Healthier Menus
Greatest Hits of the Season
Healthy Recipe Revamp
K-12 Census: Making the effort
2016 FSD Menu Survey
2015 LTC Census: The state of Senior Living
The Big Picture
Lucretia Chancler: Helping feed a hometown in need
Thomas Thaman: Creating a healthy oasis in a food desert
The new SNA president sounds off on what's getting in the way of nutrition
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Wow customers with chili bowls
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The James Beard Foundation and The Blend
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April 4, 2016
Spicing up churros
With churros making strong gains on dessert menus, they are beginning to make their debut on appetizer menus as well.
April 1, 2016
Meeting high grab-and-go demand
Today’s grab and go choices need to please savvy students who want fresh, healthful and delicious food that’s packaged in a responsible, sustainable manner.
March 30, 2016
Operators get creative with gluten free
Avoiding gluten used to mean consumers had to give up pasta, but the deprivation is over on C&U campuses.
March 28, 2016
Feeding around-the-clock eaters
For busy people on the go, being able to eat when they’re hungry, regardless of time of day, is more important than ever.
March 23, 2016
5 new uses for tortillas
Foodservice directors are leveraging tortillas in an array of street food applications and cross-cultural mashups that bring excitement and variety to mealtimes.
March 18, 2016
Mini sweets build big sales
Mini and individually sized baked goods satisfy snackers, address portion-size concerns, offer a value-priced indulgence and work perfectly across dayparts.
March 2, 2016
A trend that's twisted
Soft pretzels are taking new shapes and forms on foodservice menus.
Feb. 29, 2016
Ethnic breakfast scores big on campus
Listed as a top-20 food trend in the National Restaurant Association’s annual What’s Hot 2016 Culinary Forecast, global breakfast items are on fire.
Feb. 23, 2016
Bringing bold flavor to breakfast
Focusing on breakfast foods that pop with flavor is an effective way for operators to engage today’s college students.
Feb. 8, 2016
Drinking to health
Like the coffee culture that percolated over the last two decades, made-to-order juices promise to be the next wave of liquid gold.
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