News & Trends http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Red and Yellow Cards Flag Off-Diet Patient Trays http://food-management.com/news-trends/red-and-yellow-cards-flag-diet-patient-trays <div class="field-deck"> UNC Hospitals uses soccer-like card system to warn patients about inappropriate meal choices. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>In soccer, the yellow card is a warning, while the red card means ejection. At the University of North Carolina Hospitals, both cards are warnings of different degrees to patients who order meals under the institution&rsquo;s liberalized diet approach that are inappropriate for their conditions (no, they don&rsquo;t get ejected if they don&rsquo;t comply).</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/red-and-yellow-cards-flag-diet-patient-trays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/red-and-yellow-cards-flag-diet-patient-trays#comments Healthcare News & Trends Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:20:00 +0000 40211 at http://food-management.com Grand Canyon Contract Rebid http://food-management.com/news-trends/grand-canyon-contract-rebid <div class="field-deck"> Fifteen-year, $1 billion deal modified after RFP a year ago failed to secure satisfactory responses. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A 15-year contract, worth an estimated $1 billion to the winning bidder to operate some lodging and food locations at the Grand Canyon has been reopened for bidding after an initial RFP failed to draw satisfactory responses, <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/lucrative-grand-canyon-contract-bid-25039779" target="_blank">reports</a> ABC News.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/grand-canyon-contract-rebid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/grand-canyon-contract-rebid#comments Contractors More Segments News & Trends Xanterra Parks and Resorts Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:10:00 +0000 40201 at http://food-management.com Levy Announces Advanced Analytics Subsidiary http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-announces-advanced-analytics-subsidiary <div class="field-deck"> E15 will extend F&B specialist into front-office areas like pricing, corporate partnerships and even player asset management for sports teams. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Levy Restaurants has announced the launch of E15, a subsidiary that provides advanced analytics services to sports, entertainment, hospitality and retail organizations. E15 is designed to extend Levy&rsquo;s capabilities beyond its core food and beverage operations into advanced intelligence that optimizes user experiences and financial performance in sports and entertainment venues, operations and teams beyond Levy&#39;s traditional retail and hospitality clients.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-announces-advanced-analytics-subsidiary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-announces-advanced-analytics-subsidiary#comments Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:54:00 +0000 40191 at http://food-management.com Pittsburgh Schools to Serve Universal Free Lunch http://food-management.com/news-trends/pittsburgh-schools-serve-universal-free-lunch <div class="field-deck"> District already offers universal free breakfast to nearly 26,000 students. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Pittsburgh Public Schools has announced that it will provide free lunches to all 25,906 district students beginning this fall under the USDA&#39;s Community Eligibility Provision. The district, in which 71% of students qualify for free/reduced price meals, already offers free universal breakfast at its 54 school sites. Last year, Pittsburgh Schools served 10,467 breakfasts and 18,272 lunches daily, according to its <a href="http://www.pps.k12.pa.us/domain/17" target="_blank">website</a>.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://food-management.com/news-trends/pittsburgh-schools-serve-universal-free-lunch#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:42:00 +0000 40181 at http://food-management.com Renovated UMass Dining Commons Gets LEED Gold Certification http://food-management.com/news-trends/renovated-umass-dining-commons-gets-leed-gold-certification <div class="field-deck"> Accolade fits school's emphasis on health and sustainability. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The renovated Hampshire Dining Commons at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst has been awarded LEED Gold certification for energy efficiency and sustainability. It has also been recognized by a lighting designers&rsquo; group for the efficiency and design of its interior lighting.</p> <p>Built in 1966, Hampshire is a two-story, 46,000-sq.ft. concrete structure in the campus&rsquo;s Southwest residential area that underwent a two-year, $15.5 million renovation before reopening for the fall 2013 semester.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/renovated-umass-dining-commons-gets-leed-gold-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/renovated-umass-dining-commons-gets-leed-gold-certification#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:16:00 +0000 40161 at http://food-management.com Levy, Barclays Center Extend Partnership http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-barclays-center-extend-partnership <div class="field-deck"> Levy will also become the food and beverage partner for the soon to be re-imagined Nassau Coliseum, scheduled to open at the end of 2016. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Barclays Center, home arena of the NBA&#39;s Brooklyn Nets, has extended its partnership with Levy Restaurants through a multi-year deal that builds on the BrooklynTaste food program, which features selections from 55 popular Brooklyn restaurants and vendors. In addition, Levy will also become the food and beverage partner for the soon to be re-imagined Nassau Coliseum, which is scheduled to open at the end of 2016.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-barclays-center-extend-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-barclays-center-extend-partnership#comments Contractors More Segments Compass Group News & Trends Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:38:00 +0000 40141 at http://food-management.com Starbucks Mobile Trucks to Debut on Three Campuses This Fall http://food-management.com/news-trends/starbucks-mobile-trucks-debut-three-campuses-fall <div class="field-deck"> Initial rollout of four-wheel coffeehouses to be at Arizona State, James Madison and Coastal Carolina. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Starbucks plans to launch a pilot mobile truck service on three college campuses this fall, with a menu of drinks and food nearly identical to what customers would find in fixed location Starbucks stores. The initial locations will be at Arizona State University, James Madison University and Coastal Carolina University.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/starbucks-mobile-trucks-debut-three-campuses-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/starbucks-mobile-trucks-debut-three-campuses-fall#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors News & Trends Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:07:00 +0000 40131 at http://food-management.com 3 Days of Peace, Music and Lamb http://food-management.com/blog/3-days-peace-music-and-lamb <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>The Lambstockers as a group expressed care and pride and love for food, including their appreciation, culinary skills and experiences and heritage.</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/3-days-peace-music-and-lamb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/3-days-peace-music-and-lamb#comments Opinions Tara&#039;s Food Notebook Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:37:00 +0000 40111 at http://food-management.com Hot Dog Concept JJ's Opens at FAU http://food-management.com/news-trends/hot-dog-concept-jjs-opens-fau <div class="field-deck"> Move is part of partnership with Florida Atlantic University dining services provider Chartwells. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Premium hot dog concept JJ&rsquo;s Red Hots is opening a unit at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton as part of a partnership with Chartwells Higher Education, a division of Compass Group North America, which manages campus dining at FAU.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/hot-dog-concept-jjs-opens-fau" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/hot-dog-concept-jjs-opens-fau#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:45:00 +0000 40101 at http://food-management.com Sandwich of the Month: The Juniper Grinder http://food-management.com/menu-trends/sandwich-month-juniper-grinder <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This is the first sandwich that comes to mind for Scott Pampuch when you say the word “sandwich.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/menu-trends/sandwich-month-juniper-grinder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/menu-trends/sandwich-month-juniper-grinder#comments Sandwiches - Wraps & Pizza Colleges & Universities Sandwich - Wraps & Pizza Menu Trends Sandwiches - Wraps Private Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:41:00 +0000 40081 at http://food-management.com