News & Trends http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Gourmet Burger Concept Pays Off at Colorado State http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/gourmet-burger-concept-pays-colorado-state <div class="field-deck"> Ram Shack has provided students an on-campus option to the popular Five Guys and Smashburger restaurants and helped revive an aging dining facility. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Colorado State's Ram Shack has provided students an on-campus option to the popular Five Guys and Smashburger restaurants and helped revive an aging dining facility. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/gourmet-burger-concept-pays-colorado-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/gourmet-burger-concept-pays-colorado-state#comments Marketing Colleges & Universities Menu Trends News & Trends Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:37:00 +0000 39581 at http://food-management.com <p>Colorado State&#39;s new gourmet burger outlet opened without a name, but after immediate success and a student naming contest, an awning was added with the name Ram Shack.</p> UConn Picks Up on New Superfruit Trend http://food-management.com/nutrition/uconn-picks-new-superfruit-trend <div class="field-byline"> Tara </div> <div class="field-deck"> Aronia berries are packed with antioxidants and poised to become the next big thing in fruits-with-benefits; they’re growing right now at UConn’s farm. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Aronia berries are packed with antioxidants and poised to become the next big thing in fruits-with-benefits; they’re growing right now at UConn’s farm.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/nutrition/uconn-picks-new-superfruit-trend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/nutrition/uconn-picks-new-superfruit-trend#comments Chefs Colleges & Universities Nutrition Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:52:00 +0000 39591 at http://food-management.com <p>Berry good: UConn students pick aronia berries.</p> Frushi a Healthy, Fun Snack for Kids http://food-management.com/nutrition/frushi-healthy-fun-snack-kids <div class="field-byline"> Tara Fitzpatrick </div> <div class="field-deck"> Healthcare chefs develop new finger food that combines sushi and fruit to make for an appealing snack. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Healthcare chefs develop new finger food that combines sushi and fruit to make for an appealing snack. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/nutrition/frushi-healthy-fun-snack-kids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/nutrition/frushi-healthy-fun-snack-kids#comments Chefs Healthcare Nutrition Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:04:00 +0000 39561 at http://food-management.com 13 More Thoughts on the School Food Fight http://food-management.com/blog/13-more-thoughts-school-food-fight <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Editor Eric Stoessel unloads his notebook, and mind, on the topic of school nutrition and the ongoing dispute over the regulations mandated by the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/editors-note">Editor&#039;s Note</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/13-more-thoughts-school-food-fight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/13-more-thoughts-school-food-fight#comments K-12 Schools Opinions Editor&#039;s Note Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:02:00 +0000 39541 at http://food-management.com <p>Leah Schmidt talks during the press conference at the SNA&#39;s annual conference.</p> 'The Food Still Goes in the Trash' http://food-management.com/opinions/food-still-goes-trash <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>School Foodservice Directors Sound Off on USDA Nutritional Requirements</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/opinions/food-still-goes-trash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/opinions/food-still-goes-trash#comments K-12 Schools Opinions Nutrition Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:45:00 +0000 39421 at http://food-management.com NACUFS Looks to Become Sum of its Parts http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/nacufs-looks-become-sum-its-parts <div class="field-deck"> Zia Ahmed takes the helm of NACUFS as it embarks on governance changes to become a stronger organization. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Zia Ahmed takes the helm of NACUFS as it embarks on governance changes to become a stronger organization.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/nacufs-looks-become-sum-its-parts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/nacufs-looks-become-sum-its-parts#comments Colleges & Universities Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:19:00 +0000 39411 at http://food-management.com <p>More than 1,100 people attended NACUFS&rsquo; annual conference, including 781 institutional members.</p> AVI to Open Bob Evans Express Units in Two Malls http://food-management.com/news-trends/avi-open-bob-evans-express-units-two-malls <div class="field-deck"> Company, which is primarily an onsite foodservice and vending contract management firm, already operates Evans Express units in two B&I locations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/avi-food-systems-inc" target="_blank">AVI Foodsystems, Inc.</a>, in partnership with Bob Evans Farms, Inc., plans to open two Bob Evans Express locations in shopping malls this year, at Great Lakes Mall in Mentor, OH, and Millcreek Mall in Erie, PA.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/avi-open-bob-evans-express-units-two-malls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/avi-open-bob-evans-express-units-two-malls#comments AVI Food Systems, Inc. Contractors News & Trends Private Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:32:00 +0000 39381 at http://food-management.com Manatee County Bolsters Summer Meal Counts With Retrofitted Bus http://food-management.com/news-trends/manatee-county-bolsters-summer-meal-counts-retrofitted-bus <div class="field-deck"> Bus makes three stops daily to provide free lunches to all county children. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Manatee County (FL) School district has had success bolstering its summer feeding program with a retrofitted school bus that makes three stops daily to provide free lunches to all county children, <a href="http://www.bradenton.com/2014/07/21/5265054/retrofitted-school-bus-serves.html" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Bradenton Herald</em>. The bus serves an average of up to 200 students daily, with most of the participation occurring at Lincoln Park, a popular summer playground for Manatee County kids.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/manatee-county-bolsters-summer-meal-counts-retrofitted-bus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/manatee-county-bolsters-summer-meal-counts-retrofitted-bus#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:22:00 +0000 39371 at http://food-management.com Technomic: How the Generations Differ on Foodservice Expectations http://food-management.com/news-trends/technomic-how-generations-differ-foodservice-expectations <div class="field-deck"> For example, Boomers are most likely to visit restaurants for dine-in, Gen Z are most likely to order takeout, and Millennials are most likely to opt for delivery. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Generation Z, Millennials, Generation X and Baby Boomers total about 74 percent of the U.S. population&mdash;and make up the bulk of today&#39;s foodservice consumers. The Technomic, Inc., research and consulting firm recently examined the needs and behaviors of each generation, including its very first look at Generation Z, to uncover a number of differences and similarities by cohort.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/technomic-how-generations-differ-foodservice-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/technomic-how-generations-differ-foodservice-expectations#comments Market Trends News & Trends Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:51:00 +0000 39391 at http://food-management.com Touring the Marines' Foodservice Operations http://food-management.com/business-industry/touring-marines-foodservice-operations <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Jay Silverstein spent almost a month touring the best of the Marines’ foodservice</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/business-industry/touring-marines-foodservice-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/business-industry/touring-marines-foodservice-operations#comments Business & Industry Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:45:00 +0000 39361 at http://food-management.com