Mike Buzalka is executive features editor of Food Management and has served the magazine in this capacity since 1998. Before that, he was executive editor of The Foodservice..

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in Mike’s Buzz Mar 26, 2014

No Free Lunch...

Hmmmm… A number of stories from around the country about schools bailing on the National School Lunch Program have recently come to our....More
in Mike’s Buzz Dec 13, 2013

Is This the Future of Burger Flipping? 

Automation has already claimed a lot of jobs and may soon claim more, especially in the foodservice industry....More
in Mike’s Buzz Oct 18, 2013

Goldman Sachs Realigns the Lunch Hour 

CNBC reports that the discount policy at Goldman Sachs to thin out the lunch rush has some interesting cultural implications....More
in Mike’s Buzz Jul 22, 2013

To Nag or Not to Nag, That Is the Question (and Here May Be the Answer...) 

An interesting conclusion from a New England Journal of Medicine study about the effectiveness of intervention to make lifestyle changes among....More
in Mike’s Buzz Jul 03, 2013

Beach Read Recommendation 

Here's a murder mystery from the 1930s with both a good story and a culinary angle—plus classic recipes from the time!....More
in Mike’s Buzz Jun 24, 2013

Meat vs. Meatless on Capitol Hill 

Meatless Monday was tried once at the Capitol Hill cafeteria and it looks like it ain't coming back....More
in Mike’s Buzz May 13, 2013

Do Teens "Eat Fresh" at Subway? 

A study of teen eating habits at McDonald's and Subway draws some might broad conclusions from some mighty slim statistical variances....More
in Mike’s Buzz Apr 22, 2013

The Hazards of Social Media Engagement

As one university dining department discovered, engaging with young customers on social media can prove irresistible to would-be comics and hackers....More
in Mike’s Buzz Apr 15, 2013

Don't Believe Everything You Read... 

University study suggests obesity surveys can be skewed by self-reporting....More
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