A collection of menu planning ideas for foodservice operators.


How Microsoft is capitalizing on nonalcoholic beverages

Clients are increasingly demanding nonalcohol bar options at company soirees, and they expect the craftsmanship afforded to a classic cocktail.


How to change up grain bowls

Three operators share why they’ve put grain bowls on their menus, and how they’ve made them a success with everyone from elementary school students to seniors.

Operators across the country are discovering that nostalgia sells.

The players' training table inspires the menu at the cafes and concessions in the sports complex.

Check out how Ken Toong, director of University of Massachusetts at Amherst, starts his busy day.

A look at the operations that are winning the hearts (and dollars) of America's taco lovers shows how the Mexican staple is keeping current.

Breakout stars on menus range from all-American to ethnic flavors, light florals to indulgent fats.

Festive beverages are getting customers in the door during the busy holiday season.

Pizza may be a national staple, but its iterations are anything but uniform, with styles native to regions ranging from the Quad Cities to New Haven. As regional menu items such as Nashville hot chicken gain space on menus from coast to coast, could pizza be the next regional hit?

Check out how operators are thinking outside the box to guide diners toward healthier options.