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Adopt stealth health

Steer diners to healthy choices with lower prices.


How University of Montana perked up coffee sales

A loyalty program has proved to be a triple threat: making money, promoting sustainability and boosting dining services’ reputation.

Most consumers who rely on foodservice operations in hospitals, schools, universities, large offices and other institutions are looking for clearly identified foods that are both healthy and fresh.

The competition was modeled after the Food Network TV series “Chopped.”

The legislation aims to simplify the local procurement process for operators.

Prime Minister Trudeau says his administration will also work with the country’s provinces to require a plastic litter cleanup by foodservice operations and other users of nonbiodegradable packaging.

In any servery, space comes at a premium. Lateral space for counters and equipment fills up fast to accommodate serving trays, drop-ins, heated or cooled surfaces and space for merchandising.

The company partnered with a local food rescue organization to pick up and distribute uneaten, leftover food from its headquarters.

Participating schools will receive $126,000 from the state to rearrange their schedules to include a longer lunch period.

Participants learned new knife skills, how to cook with whole grains and more.