Food Management http://food-management.com/rss.xml en Report blasts NYC schools over sanitation performance http://food-management.com/news-trends/report-blasts-nyc-schools-over-sanitation-performance <div class="field-deck"> Not only are "more and more school cafeterias…failing to meet the grade" but violators with "constant issues with mice or other vermin" keep parents in the dark about their repeated citations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Not only are "more and more school cafeterias…failing to meet the grade" but violators with "constant issues with mice or other vermin" keep parents in the dark about their repeated citations.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/report-blasts-nyc-schools-over-sanitation-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/report-blasts-nyc-schools-over-sanitation-performance#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:13:00 +0000 66871 at http://food-management.com 5 things: Bill could limit imported food in school meals http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-bill-could-limit-imported-food-school-meals <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of Nov. 28. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This and more are the things you missed for the week of Nov. 28. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-bill-could-limit-imported-food-school-meals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-bill-could-limit-imported-food-school-meals#comments News & Trends Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:47:00 +0000 66861 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock K-12 trends: Remodels, students and parents get involved in meal programs http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-trends-remodels-students-and-parents-get-involved-meal-programs <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>See what's trending in k-12 schools this month.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-trends-remodels-students-and-parents-get-involved-meal-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-trends-remodels-students-and-parents-get-involved-meal-programs#comments K-12 Schools Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:20:00 +0000 66851 at http://food-management.com Clemson gets fresh new facility http://food-management.com/design/clemson-gets-fresh-new-facility <div class="field-deck"> A collaboration between the university and foodservice contractor are key to the successful new venue. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A collaboration between the university and foodservice contractor are key to the successful new venue.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/design/clemson-gets-fresh-new-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/design/clemson-gets-fresh-new-facility#comments Design Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:01:00 +0000 66841 at http://food-management.com <p>A pasta station offers made-to-order entrees with a variety of proteins, vegetables and sauces.</p> Clemson University How to motivate kids to eat better, backed by science http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/how-motivate-kids-eat-better-backed-science <div class="field-deck"> A study finds short-term financial incentives motivate children to establish healthier eating habits over the long term. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A study finds short-term financial incentives motivate children to establish healthier eating habits over the long term. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/how-motivate-kids-eat-better-backed-science" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/how-motivate-kids-eat-better-backed-science#comments K-12 Schools Private Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:26:00 +0000 66831 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Student-created food truck doubles as indoor pop-up eatery at Dartmouth http://food-management.com/management/student-created-food-truck-doubles-indoor-pop-eatery-dartmouth <div class="field-deck"> The Box food truck, developed and operated by graduate students, provides the campus with a lunchtime dining alternative year-round. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Box food truck, developed and operated by graduate students, provides the campus with a lunchtime dining alternative year-round.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/management/student-created-food-truck-doubles-indoor-pop-eatery-dartmouth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/management/student-created-food-truck-doubles-indoor-pop-eatery-dartmouth#comments Management Private Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:53:00 +0000 66821 at http://food-management.com <p>During the warm months, the Box serves lunchtime customers from several locations on the Dartmouth campus. Photo: The Box</p> As food experts, we can't ignore the technology http://food-management.com/news-trends/food-experts-we-cant-ignore-technology <div class="field-byline"> Rachel Begun </div> <div class="field-deck"> Dietitian Rachel Begun on why collaborations between food and technology are everywhere, and the goal is to solve our biggest food challenges. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Dietitian Rachel Begun on why collaborations between food and technology are everywhere, and the goal is to solve our biggest food challenges.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/food-experts-we-cant-ignore-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/food-experts-we-cant-ignore-technology#comments News & Trends Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:51:00 +0000 66811 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Mastering the art of puréed food http://food-management.com/healthcare/mastering-art-pur-ed-food <div class="field-deck"> Taking purées—an important part of senior nutrition—from blobs to truly appealing plates takes artistic talent and an appreciation for the difference it can make. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Taking purées—an important part of senior nutrition—from blobs to truly appealing plates takes artistic talent and an appreciation for the difference it can make.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/mastering-art-pur-ed-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/mastering-art-pur-ed-food#comments Healthcare Private Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:45:00 +0000 66801 at http://food-management.com <p>A hot dog made from pur&eacute;e. Photo: Unidine</p> Game-winning new eats for NHL and NBA fans http://food-management.com/food-beverage/game-winning-new-eats-nhl-and-nba-fans <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>With the openings of the NHL and NBA 2016-2017 seasons this fall, concessionaires serving the two leagues’ venues have unrolled a series of new food and beverage items that are sure to be slam dunks or breakaway goals for fans. Here’s a tour of the highlights.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/food-beverage/game-winning-new-eats-nhl-and-nba-fans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/food-beverage/game-winning-new-eats-nhl-and-nba-fans#comments Food & Beverage Tue, 29 Nov 2016 16:00:00 +0000 66791 at http://food-management.com Creating a culinary culture centered around sustainability http://food-management.com/build-better-operation/creating-culinary-culture-centered-around-sustainability <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>For Cincinnati (Ohio) State Technical and Community College, being sustainable is more than a trend—it’s a way of life. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/build-better-operation/creating-culinary-culture-centered-around-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/build-better-operation/creating-culinary-culture-centered-around-sustainability#comments Build a better operation Sponsored-Content Wed, 23 Nov 2016 04:41:00 +0000 66741 at http://food-management.com "“La Soupe”— rescues edible "ugly" produce from local grocers and farmers and transforms it into delicious, healthy soups which are distributed to local children whose families are food-insecure. Menu trends: gluten-free, meat and potatoes, and catering menu ideas http://food-management.com/menu-trends/menu-trends-gluten-free-meat-and-potatoes-and-catering-menu-ideas <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>See what's trending on menus this month.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/menu-trends/menu-trends-gluten-free-meat-and-potatoes-and-catering-menu-ideas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/menu-trends/menu-trends-gluten-free-meat-and-potatoes-and-catering-menu-ideas#comments Menu Trends News & Trends Tue, 22 Nov 2016 16:42:00 +0000 66731 at http://food-management.com Catering gets current: Latest tips from the pros http://food-management.com/production/catering-gets-current-latest-tips-pros <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Take it from those who know their way around a buffet line. Here are some tips for cool, fun, quality events. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/production/catering-gets-current-latest-tips-pros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/production/catering-gets-current-latest-tips-pros#comments Production Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:16:00 +0000 66721 at http://food-management.com Students successfully lobby for condiment’s return to menus http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/students-successfully-lobby-condiment-s-return-menus <div class="field-deck"> When Alpine School District introduced new menu offerings earlier this year, they also revived a local favorite. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When Alpine School District introduced new menu offerings earlier this year, they also revived a local favorite.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/students-successfully-lobby-condiment-s-return-menus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/students-successfully-lobby-condiment-s-return-menus#comments K-12 Schools Mon, 21 Nov 2016 21:51:00 +0000 66711 at http://food-management.com Alpine School District Hospital’s cafe is a room with a view http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-s-cafe-room-view <div class="field-deck"> The Point restaurant at the Huntsman Cancer Institute offers staff and visitors not only excellent food at reasonable prices, but a spectacular ambiance as well. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Point restaurant at the Huntsman Cancer Institute offers staff and visitors not only excellent food at reasonable prices, but a spectacular ambiance as well.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-s-cafe-room-view" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-s-cafe-room-view#comments Healthcare Design Mon, 21 Nov 2016 21:05:00 +0000 66701 at http://food-management.com <p>The Point restaurant at Huntsman Cancer Institute sits at the top of the highest man-made point in Salt Lake City and offers spectacular views of the city and surrounding mountains. Photos courtesy of the&nbsp;Huntsman Cancer Institute</p> DIY entrée station among college’s new dining options http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/diy-entr-e-station-among-college-s-new-dining-options <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Hospitality services provider American Dining Creations has developed a number of new station concepts for Union College.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/diy-entr-e-station-among-college-s-new-dining-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/diy-entr-e-station-among-college-s-new-dining-options#comments Colleges & Universities Design Private Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:37:00 +0000 66691 at http://food-management.com College’s new dining hall a place to eat—and meet http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-s-new-dining-hall-place-eat-and-meet <div class="field-byline"> Marygrace Taylor </div> <div class="field-deck"> How DePauw University’s newly opened Hoover Hall is bringing people together, one meal at a time. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How DePauw University’s newly opened Hoover Hall is bringing people together, one meal at a time. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-s-new-dining-hall-place-eat-and-meet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-s-new-dining-hall-place-eat-and-meet#comments Colleges & Universities Mon, 21 Nov 2016 14:43:00 +0000 66681 at http://food-management.com <p>The new Hoover Hall brings food to the forefront and allows for action stations, something the college&#39;s old dining halls lacked.</p> DePauw University Cool Recipe Alert: Nashville Hot Duck http://food-management.com/food-beverage/cool-recipe-alert-nashville-hot-duck <div class="field-deck"> Recipe by Marylou Tate: Nashville State Community College/Maple Leaf Farms </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Recipe by Marylou Tate: Nashville State Community College/Maple Leaf Farms</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/food-beverage/cool-recipe-alert-nashville-hot-duck" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/food-beverage/cool-recipe-alert-nashville-hot-duck#comments Food & Beverage Fri, 18 Nov 2016 21:29:00 +0000 66671 at http://food-management.com Nashville State Community College 5 things: Will the Trump administration dismantle the school meals program? http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-will-trump-administration-dismantle-school-meals-program <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of Nov. 14. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This and more are the things you missed for the week of Nov. 14. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-will-trump-administration-dismantle-school-meals-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-will-trump-administration-dismantle-school-meals-program#comments News & Trends Fri, 18 Nov 2016 18:29:00 +0000 66661 at http://food-management.com Mark Wilson/Getty Images Healthcare trends: Gardens, new facilities and banning soda http://food-management.com/healthcare/healthcare-trends-gardens-new-facilities-and-banning-soda <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>See what's trending in healthcare this month.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/healthcare-trends-gardens-new-facilities-and-banning-soda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/healthcare-trends-gardens-new-facilities-and-banning-soda#comments Healthcare Fri, 18 Nov 2016 17:21:00 +0000 66651 at http://food-management.com 11 cool new catering menu ideas http://food-management.com/food-beverage/11-cool-new-catering-menu-ideas <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>These are the tactics catering chefs are using to create memorable catered events. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/food-beverage/11-cool-new-catering-menu-ideas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/food-beverage/11-cool-new-catering-menu-ideas#comments Food & Beverage Private Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:09:00 +0000 66641 at http://food-management.com Districts gather to process 3,500 pounds of local produce http://food-management.com/production/districts-gather-process-3500-pounds-local-produce <div class="field-deck"> Staff from more than a half dozen districts gathered at the Green Bay Schools central kitchen recently to chop and process some 3,500 pounds of locally grown carrots and onions for their meal programs. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Staff from more than a half dozen districts gathered at the Green Bay Schools central kitchen recently to chop and process some 3,500 pounds of locally grown carrots and onions for their meal programs.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/production/districts-gather-process-3500-pounds-local-produce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/production/districts-gather-process-3500-pounds-local-produce#comments K-12 Schools Production Wed, 16 Nov 2016 16:41:00 +0000 66631 at http://food-management.com <p>Diced carrots being portioned into vacuum-sealed bags for storage.</p> Green Bay Area Public Schools Food Service Parents help staff charter school after foodservice provider backs out http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/parents-help-staff-charter-school-after-foodservice-provider-backs-out <div class="field-byline"> By Jennifer Crain </div> <div class="field-deck"> The Village School’s simple approach of one vegetarian entrée made from scratch each day boosts participation. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Village School’s simple approach of one vegetarian entrée made from scratch each day boosts participation. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/parents-help-staff-charter-school-after-foodservice-provider-backs-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/parents-help-staff-charter-school-after-foodservice-provider-backs-out#comments K-12 Schools Private Mon, 14 Nov 2016 18:08:00 +0000 66611 at http://food-management.com <p>The team takes pride in cooking many of the meal components from scratch.</p> The Village School Hospital café, healing garden provide solace for the mind and body http://food-management.com/design/hospital-caf-healing-garden-provide-solace-mind-and-body <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Sharp Coronado Hospital’s Mindful Café is at the core of a rest and rejuvenation space for staff, visitors and patients.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/design/hospital-caf-healing-garden-provide-solace-mind-and-body" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/design/hospital-caf-healing-garden-provide-solace-mind-and-body#comments Design Mon, 14 Nov 2016 17:22:00 +0000 66621 at http://food-management.com 5 things: Oregon cuts free meals for student employees http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-oregon-cuts-free-meal-student-employees <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of Nov. 7. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This and more are the things you missed for the week of Nov. 7. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-oregon-cuts-free-meal-student-employees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-oregon-cuts-free-meal-student-employees#comments News & Trends Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:22:00 +0000 66601 at http://food-management.com Thinglass/iStock/Thinkstock Peanuts' health halo adds vitality to menus http://food-management.com/sponsored-content/peanuts-health-halo-adds-vitality-menus <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The nutrient-packed peanut offers foodservice operators a versatile and flavorful menu solution.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/sponsored-content/peanuts-health-halo-adds-vitality-menus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/sponsored-content/peanuts-health-halo-adds-vitality-menus#comments Sponsored-Content Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:04:00 +0000 66491 at http://food-management.com C&U Trends: A tour of Western Michigan’s new dining center, Campuses create community through culinary competition, more http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/cu-trends-tour-western-michigan-s-new-dining-center-campuses-create-community- <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>See what's trending in colleges and universities this month.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/cu-trends-tour-western-michigan-s-new-dining-center-campuses-create-community-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/cu-trends-tour-western-michigan-s-new-dining-center-campuses-create-community-#comments Colleges & Universities Thu, 10 Nov 2016 18:43:00 +0000 66591 at http://food-management.com SNA looks forward to working with new president, Congress http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-looks-forward-working-new-president-congress <div class="field-deck"> Child nutrition reauthorization remains unresolved and may have to await the new administration. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Child nutrition reauthorization remains unresolved and may have to await the new administration.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-looks-forward-working-new-president-congress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-looks-forward-working-new-president-congress#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:52:00 +0000 66581 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock 10 stick-to-your-ribs meat-and-potatoes dishes http://food-management.com/food-beverage/10-stick-your-ribs-meat-and-potatoes-dishes <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div></div> http://food-management.com/food-beverage/10-stick-your-ribs-meat-and-potatoes-dishes#comments Food & Beverage Wed, 09 Nov 2016 14:32:00 +0000 66571 at http://food-management.com Campuses create community through culinary competition http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/campuses-create-community-through-culinary-competition <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The dining services teams at Michigan State and the University of Michigan faced on in a pork off during a rivalry football game. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/campuses-create-community-through-culinary-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/campuses-create-community-through-culinary-competition#comments Colleges & Universities Mon, 07 Nov 2016 20:37:00 +0000 66561 at http://food-management.com Detroit’s Betti Wiggins takes top prize in FAME Awards http://food-management.com/news-trends/detroit-s-betty-wiggins-takes-top-prize-fame-awards <div class="field-deck"> Betti Wiggins of Detroit Public Schools was named the winner of the Golden Star Director Award, the competition’s highest honor. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Betti Wiggins of Detroit Public Schools was named the winner of the Golden Star Director Award, the competition’s highest honor.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/detroit-s-betty-wiggins-takes-top-prize-fame-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/detroit-s-betty-wiggins-takes-top-prize-fame-awards#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Mon, 07 Nov 2016 19:35:00 +0000 66551 at http://food-management.com