News & Trends http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Lakota Rolls Out New Menu Items http://food-management.com/menu-trends/lakota-rolls-out-new-menu-items <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Asian-inspired options like sushi and a noodle bar give students trendy, healthy and fun food that meets USDA requirements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/menu-trends/lakota-rolls-out-new-menu-items" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/menu-trends/lakota-rolls-out-new-menu-items#comments Appetizer, Soups & Sides K-12 Schools Asian Menu Trends Private Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:22:00 +0000 40871 at http://food-management.com Former President Clinton Honors 250 Schools http://food-management.com/news-trends/former-president-clinton-honors-250-schools <div class="field-deck"> National Healthy Schools Awards presented at the Alliance for a Healthier Generation’s Leaders Summit in September. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Former President Clinton honored 250 schools that received National Healthy Schools Awards at the Alliance for a Healthier Generation&rsquo;s Leaders Summit in September. The schools were recognized for exceeding federal nutrition standards for breakfast and lunch by the Alliance, which was established to empower kids to develop lifelong healthy habits.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/former-president-clinton-honors-250-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/former-president-clinton-honors-250-schools#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:28:00 +0000 40861 at http://food-management.com Is Child Obesity a National Security Issue? http://food-management.com/news-trends/child-obesity-national-security-issue <div class="field-deck"> Advocacy group's report urges Congress not to backtrack on updating school nutrition standards. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Citing a <a href="http://missionreadiness.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/MR-NAT-Retreat-Not-an-Option.pdf" target="_blank">new report</a> documenting the impact of obesity on America&rsquo;s military, a group of more than 450 retired admirals and generals have urged Congress to not backtrack on or delay updated nutrition standards for foods and beverages served and sold in schools.</p></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/news-trends/child-obesity-national-security-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/child-obesity-national-security-issue#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:45:00 +0000 40851 at http://food-management.com Celebrating fall favorites in specialty beverages http://food-management.com/sponsored-content/celebrating-fall-favorites-specialty-beverages <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Operators showcase drinks flavored with spices, herbs and fruit as the weather begins to turn chillier.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/sponsored-content/celebrating-fall-favorites-specialty-beverages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/sponsored-content/celebrating-fall-favorites-specialty-beverages#comments Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Beverages Menu Trends Sponsored-Content Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:50:00 +0000 40751 at http://food-management.com Celebrity Chefs Spice Up Senior Living Communities http://food-management.com/healthcare/celebrity-chefs-spice-senior-living-communities <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Program from Morrison Senior Living introduces new flavors and stars like Jet Tila and Bal Arneson to seniors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/celebrity-chefs-spice-senior-living-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/celebrity-chefs-spice-senior-living-communities#comments Marketing Healthcare Compass Group Menu Trends News & Trends Public Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:41:00 +0000 40821 at http://food-management.com Ramen Noodles Are All Grown Up http://food-management.com/menu-trends/ramen-noodles-are-all-grown <div class="field-deck"> Get reacquainted with an old friend </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ramen noodles are ready to add flavor and style to your menu.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/menu-trends/ramen-noodles-are-all-grown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/menu-trends/ramen-noodles-are-all-grown#comments Colleges & Universities Healthcare Menu Trends Whats hot on campus Private Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:46:00 +0000 40791 at http://food-management.com School Lunch Program Opt Outs Sound Similar Theme http://food-management.com/news-trends/school-lunch-program-opt-outs-sound-similar-theme <div class="field-deck"> From private high schools in Missouri to public districts in Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Colorado and Wyoming, school districts are exploring the pros and cons of withdrawing from the National School Lunch Program. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Notre Dame Regional High School in Cape Girardeau, MO, and and Saxony Lutheran High School in Jackson, MO, are two of the latest schools to opt out of the Federal School Lunch Program, as <a href="http://www.semissourian.com/story/2118701.html" target="_blank">reported</a> by the <em>Southeast Missourian</em>. Both schools have made agreements with local restaurants to provide meals to students and both say they have seen an increase in the number of students and faculty served. Both also continue to provide lunch to lower-income students, covering the cost themselves.</p></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/news-trends/school-lunch-program-opt-outs-sound-similar-theme" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/school-lunch-program-opt-outs-sound-similar-theme#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:39:00 +0000 40781 at http://food-management.com <p>Douglas County (CO) Schools would lose many of its popular a la carte offerings if it stayed in the NSLP.</p> New Dining Approach Means More Muscle, Less Fat for NFL's Vikings http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-dining-approach-means-more-muscle-less-fat-nfls-vikings <div class="field-deck"> There are now fewer fried foods and cream-based recipes and no more sugary cereals or sodas. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The NFL&#39;s Minnesota Vikings have embraced a much more nutrition oriented approach to team meals than before under their new head coach, <a href="http://www.kare11.com/story/sports/nfl/vikings/2014/09/11/vikings-install-new-nutritional-approach-at-winter-park/15493017/" target="_blank">reports</a> local news station KARE11.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-dining-approach-means-more-muscle-less-fat-nfls-vikings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-dining-approach-means-more-muscle-less-fat-nfls-vikings#comments More Segments News & Trends Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:02:00 +0000 40771 at http://food-management.com Best College Dining Halls? We'll Show You Best College Dining Halls… http://food-management.com/galleries/best-college-dining-halls-well-show-you-best-college-dining-halls <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>An online article at <a href="http://www.thrillist.com" target="_blank">Thrillist.com</a> caught our eye recently. It was titled The <a href="http://www.thrillist.com/eat/nation/best-college-dining-halls-in-america" target="_blank">14 Best Dining Halls in America</a>. Curious, since it is our job to cover this segment, we decided to see what they had come up with. Turns out the list isn&#39;t about dining halls at all, at least not really.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/galleries/best-college-dining-halls-well-show-you-best-college-dining-halls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/galleries/best-college-dining-halls-well-show-you-best-college-dining-halls#comments Colleges & Universities Galleries Menu Trends Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:08:00 +0000 40741 at http://food-management.com The Cool New Concepts at Case http://food-management.com/galleries/cool-new-concepts-case <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Bon Appetit unveils six super fresh new concepts as students head back to class</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/galleries/cool-new-concepts-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/galleries/cool-new-concepts-case#comments Colleges & Universities Galleries Culinary Techniques Menu Trends Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:18:00 +0000 40731 at http://food-management.com