Benita Gingerella

Assistant Editor

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Benita Gingerella

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Books that motivated a mission

Three operators shared with FoodService Director magazine the books that helped them refocus on the emotional connection to their roles.


Tour Old Dominion University’s new tech-savvy dining hall

Diverse ethnic cuisine, three-course meals and a sushi robot are just some of the amenities offered at the university’s new eatery. 

Take your program to the next level with these ideas. 

Stop congestion and keep the lines moving with these tested ideas. 

Staff at Provo School District use creative food displays to encourage healthy eating. 

Extended breakfast hours, private dining areas, a fresh produce market and more await students this school year. 

Minimal manual labor, 24-hour service and easy installation are driving vending machines’ new vogue. 

From branded burgers to bacon, this season’s eats are angling for a sales touchdown.

These five restaurants have made robots a part of their staff. 

Every FSD with retail operations wants to feature the next Starbucks or Chipotle. Here are six fast-casual concepts that could earn that distinction.

Add the summer heat to the soaring temperatures typical of a commercial kitchen and you run the risk of a staff meltdown. Here's how some operators are trying to combat Mother Nature.

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