News & Trends http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Viewpoint: GMOs are good for farmers, consumers and the environment http://food-management.com/market-trends/viewpoint-gmos-are-good-farmers-consumers-and-environment <div class="field-byline"> By Marygrace Taylor </div> <div class="field-deck"> Why Monsanto says GMOs aren’t the bad guy but can actually help feed a growing world population safely. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Why Monsanto says GMOs aren’t the bad guy but can actually help feed a growing world population safely.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/market-trends/viewpoint-gmos-are-good-farmers-consumers-and-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/viewpoint-gmos-are-good-farmers-consumers-and-environment#comments Market Trends Mon, 23 May 2016 18:28:00 +0000 62641 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Viewpoint: GMOs aren’t beneficial—and they might be bad for us http://food-management.com/market-trends/viewpoint-gmos-aren-t-beneficial-and-they-might-be-bad-us <div class="field-byline"> By Marygrace Taylor </div> <div class="field-deck"> The Non-GMO Project says consumer demand is pushing companies toward non-GMO production. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Non-GMO Project says consumer demand is pushing companies toward non-GMO production.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/market-trends/viewpoint-gmos-aren-t-beneficial-and-they-might-be-bad-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/viewpoint-gmos-aren-t-beneficial-and-they-might-be-bad-us#comments Market Trends Mon, 23 May 2016 18:23:00 +0000 62631 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Silver Spotlight: Lessons in leadership from the University of Vermont Medical Center’s Diane Imrie http://food-management.com/healthcare/silver-spotlight-lessons-leadership-university-vermont-medical-center-s-diane-imrie <div class="field-deck"> Bring your passion to the job advises the 2016 Silver Plate winner in the healthcare segment. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Bring your passion to the job advises the 2016 Silver Plate winner in the healthcare segment.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/silver-spotlight-lessons-leadership-university-vermont-medical-center-s-diane-imrie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/silver-spotlight-lessons-leadership-university-vermont-medical-center-s-diane-imrie#comments Silver Plate Profiles Healthcare Mon, 23 May 2016 17:59:00 +0000 62621 at http://food-management.com Yale’s Taherian wins IFMA Gold Plate http://food-management.com/news-trends/yale-s-taherian-wins-ifma-gold-plate <div class="field-deck"> The college segment Silver Plate winner wins top honor at a gala event in Chicago. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>College segment Silver Plate winner wins top honor at gala event in Chicago.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/yale-s-taherian-wins-ifma-gold-plate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/yale-s-taherian-wins-ifma-gold-plate#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Mon, 23 May 2016 12:40:00 +0000 62591 at http://food-management.com <p>Yale Dining&#39;s Rafi Taherian (2nd from r.) is joined by his son Zachary as he receives the IFMA Gold Plate Award from IFMA President/CEO Larry Oberkfell (left) and Sargento Foods Food Service President Kevin Delahunt at the IFMA 2016 Gold &amp; Silver Plate Celebration.</p> Photo: IFMA College provides suppers for needy kids in local K-12 district http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-provides-suppers-needy-kids-local-k-12-district <div class="field-deck"> A program from Metz at Misericordia University delivers six evening meals to 40 area youngsters meeting poverty criteria. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A program from Metz at Misericordia University delivers six evening meals to 40 area youngsters meeting poverty criteria.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-provides-suppers-needy-kids-local-k-12-district" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-provides-suppers-needy-kids-local-k-12-district#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors K-12 Schools Metz Culinary Management Private Thu, 19 May 2016 17:35:00 +0000 62541 at http://food-management.com Metz Culinary Management Healthful menu changes boost hospital’s dining program http://food-management.com/healthcare/healthful-menu-changes-boost-hospital-s-dining-program <div class="field-deck"> Stanford Health Care’s switch to more local products, more scratch production and less fat, sugar and salt has boosted sales and customer satisfaction. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Stanford Health Care’s switch to more local products, more scratch production and less fat, sugar and salt has boosted sales and customer satisfaction.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/healthful-menu-changes-boost-hospital-s-dining-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/healthful-menu-changes-boost-hospital-s-dining-program#comments Healthcare Thu, 19 May 2016 17:04:00 +0000 62531 at http://food-management.com Stanford Health Care This is what school food really looks like http://food-management.com/food-beverage/what-school-food-really-looks <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Sick of hearing about how bad school food is? So are we. We asked schools to provide us with photos of what&rsquo;s really being served in cafeterias across this country. Have a photo you&rsquo;d like to share? Email me at <a href="http://becky.schilling@penton.com">becky.schilling@penton.com</a>.</p> </div> http://food-management.com/food-beverage/what-school-food-really-looks#comments K-12 Schools Food & Beverage Private Wed, 18 May 2016 17:57:00 +0000 62521 at http://food-management.com SNA: House proposal could dismantle USDA child nutrition program http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-house-proposal-could-dismantle-usda-child-nutrition-program <div class="field-deck"> A new substitute to the House’s child nutrition reauthorization proposal could see three states opting out of federal nutrition requirements and funding. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A new substitute to the House’s child nutrition reauthorization proposal could see three states opting out of federal nutrition requirements and funding.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-house-proposal-could-dismantle-usda-child-nutrition-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/sna-house-proposal-could-dismantle-usda-child-nutrition-program#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Tue, 17 May 2016 19:11:00 +0000 62491 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Falcons to offer radically reduced concessions prices at new stadium http://food-management.com/news-trends/falcons-offer-radically-reduced-concessions-prices-new-stadium <div class="field-deck"> From $2 hot dogs to $5 domestic beers, fans will see an array of economically priced food and beverage options at the team’s new Mercedes-Benz Stadium starting in 2017. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>From $2 hot dogs to $5 domestic beers, fans will see an array of economically priced food and beverage options at the team’s new Mercedes-Benz Stadium starting in 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/falcons-offer-radically-reduced-concessions-prices-new-stadium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/falcons-offer-radically-reduced-concessions-prices-new-stadium#comments Contractors Stadiums - Arenas More Segments Compass Group News & Trends Tue, 17 May 2016 18:33:00 +0000 62481 at http://food-management.com <p>Domestic beer will be just five bucks at the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium home of the Atlanta Falcons starting in 2017.</p> Photo: Scott Cunningham/Stringer; Getty Images Retail makeover boosts high schools’ participation 22 percent http://food-management.com/contractors/retail-makeover-boosts-high-schools-participation-22-percent <div class="field-deck"> Balance Kitchen gives some 6,000 teens an attractive dining venue that also accords with their values. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Balance Kitchen gives some 6,000 teens an attractive dining venue that also accords with their values.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/contractors/retail-makeover-boosts-high-schools-participation-22-percent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/contractors/retail-makeover-boosts-high-schools-participation-22-percent#comments Contractors K-12 Schools Compass Group Private Mon, 16 May 2016 17:36:00 +0000 62421 at http://food-management.com Photo: Chartwells