Steal This Idea

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Steal This Idea

Halt Printing

Kathy Kane Foodservice Director Michigan City Schools Michigan City, Ind. Each month we were printing out lots of low balance letters. We realized we were using a lot of paper and ink to send ...

Steal This Idea

Classroom Visits

Dave Mensher Director of Foodservice, Sodexo Portland Public Schools Portland, Conn. For Healthy Awareness Week, I went into 18 classrooms with samples of fresh fruit, carrot sticks and a news...

Michael Bennett Food Service Director, Aramark Lake Forest College Chicago,Ill. We switched to trayless dining this year. Instead of just throwing the trays out, we decided to donate them...

Jane Heetderks-Cox Nutritional Medicine Flight Commander Wright-Patterson Medical Center Dayton, Ohio We had a culinary competition in which we invited people from the community to participate...

Scott Myers Director of Food and Vending University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, N.C. We recently started providing reusable take-out trays in addition to Styrofoam. We sell the containers f...

Patti Oliver Director Nutrition Services Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Los Angeles We have a healthy green apple program. It's like when you see a heart on a menu when you eat at a resta...

Sean Favreau Director of Dining Services, Aramark Brandeis University Waltham, Mass. We offer a “5 at 5” menu: five dishes that cost $5, such as a grilled cheese sandwich, tuna m...

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