Opinions http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/23901/more en Is Wellness a 'Scam'? http://food-management.com/blog/wellness-scam <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>A rather interesting article on Yahoo News caught my eye recently.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mike-s-buzz">Mike’s Buzz</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/wellness-scam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/wellness-scam#comments Opinions Mike’s Buzz Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:12:00 +0000 44301 at http://food-management.com Top Five Five Stories of 2014 http://food-management.com/news-trends/top-five-five-stories-2014 <div class="field-deck"> From school lunch battles to technology’s growing impact, these are the five stories that shaped the onsite foodservice industry in 2014. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>From school lunch battles to technology’s growing impact, these are the five stories that shaped the onsite foodservice industry in 2014. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/top-five-five-stories-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/top-five-five-stories-2014#comments Back to School Book Reviews Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Contractors Healthcare K-12 Schools Market Trends Opinions Supplier News & Trends Wed, 31 Dec 2014 16:03:00 +0000 43781 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Opinion: Is a Gluten-free Diet Healthier? http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-gluten-free-diet-healthier <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Begun categorizes gluten-free consumers into three groups.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-gluten-free-diet-healthier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-gluten-free-diet-healthier#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Private Discussing Diets and Nutrition Tue, 23 Dec 2014 17:10:00 +0000 43741 at http://food-management.com Don’t play Russian roulette with your business http://food-management.com/blog/don-t-play-russian-roulette-your-business <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Do your due diligence and create Standard Operating Procedures.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/coaching-food-safety">Coaching Food Safety</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/don-t-play-russian-roulette-your-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/don-t-play-russian-roulette-your-business#comments Food Safety Opinions Operations Coaching Food Safety Fri, 12 Dec 2014 22:08:00 +0000 43591 at http://food-management.com A Cafeteria in Every Workplace! http://food-management.com/blog/cafeteria-every-workplace <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>I want to alert FM readers to a <a href="http://www.slate.com/articles/business/moneybox/2014/11/cafeterias_at_american_companies_business_and_workers_benefit_when_companies.html" target="_blank">recent article</a> in the online magazine slate.com by Slate editorial assistant Boer Deng, which declared right up front in the story deck: &quot;American workers don&#39;t take enough breaks. That&#39;s why every company needs a cafeteria.&quot;</p> <p>You go, girl!</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mike-s-buzz">Mike’s Buzz</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/cafeteria-every-workplace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/cafeteria-every-workplace#comments Opinions Mike’s Buzz Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:10:00 +0000 43201 at http://food-management.com Opinion: Is the Snacking Trend Hurting Foodservice Sales? http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-snacking-trend-hurting-foodservice-sales <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A significant number of Americans are consuming snacks as a meal alternative.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-snacking-trend-hurting-foodservice-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-snacking-trend-hurting-foodservice-sales#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Discussing Diets and Nutrition Mon, 01 Dec 2014 16:10:00 +0000 43021 at http://food-management.com All-Star Experts Offer Valuable Tips, Tools and Takeaways at AllergyEats conference http://food-management.com/blog/all-star-experts-offer-valuable-tips-tools-and-takeaways-allergyeats-conference <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Allergy blogger Paul Antico says becoming allergy-friendly is good for business. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/all-star-experts-offer-valuable-tips-tools-and-takeaways-allergyeats-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/all-star-experts-offer-valuable-tips-tools-and-takeaways-allergyeats-conference#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Discussing Diets and Nutrition Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:38:00 +0000 42921 at http://food-management.com Consultant: Will iPhone 6 Be the New All-purpose Campus Card? http://food-management.com/opinions/consultant-will-iphone-6-be-new-all-purpose-campus-card <div class="field-deck"> Campus services expert Robert Huber says new hardware and software in devices like the iPhone 6 are paving the way for the transition to digital, using smartphones as both a secure form of identification and payment processing. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Apple&#39;s iPhone 6 could become the new campus card at many colleges and universities, <a href="http://www.allcampuscard.com/edu-blog" target="_blank">according to</a> campus card industry business consultant Robert Huber of Robert Huber Associates Consulting. For the past 50 years, colleges, universities, hospitals and corporate campuses have been issuing plastic cards and badges to their students and employees using a variety of card technologies, he says.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/opinions/consultant-will-iphone-6-be-new-all-purpose-campus-card" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/opinions/consultant-will-iphone-6-be-new-all-purpose-campus-card#comments Opinions Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:18:00 +0000 42831 at http://food-management.com Gen X: We’re Still Here http://food-management.com/blog/gen-x-we-re-still-here <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>“Hey, um…we’re still here…well, OK, whatever...”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/taras-food-notebook">Tara&#039;s Food Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/gen-x-we-re-still-here" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/gen-x-we-re-still-here#comments Opinions Tara&#039;s Food Notebook Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:03:00 +0000 42811 at http://food-management.com SHFM Report: How Does It Feel? http://food-management.com/blog/shfm-report-how-does-it-feel <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>&ldquo;Pretend you&rsquo;re giving the food away for free and they pay you only for how you make them feel.&rdquo;<br /> That was an intriguing suggestion made by noted restaurateur Danny Meyer (Union Square Caf&eacute;, Gramercy Tavern, Shake Shack, etc.) to the 200-some attendees of the Society for Hospitality &amp; Foodservice Management Annual Conference at the Mohegan Sun resort in Connecticut during the opening general session on November 5th.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mike-s-buzz">Mike’s Buzz</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/shfm-report-how-does-it-feel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/shfm-report-how-does-it-feel#comments Opinions Mike’s Buzz Thu, 06 Nov 2014 12:35:00 +0000 42531 at http://food-management.com