News & Trends http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en K-12 Innovator of the Year: Irving (Texas) Independent School District http://food-management.com/fm-innovators/k-12-innovator-year-irving-texas-independent-school-district <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>At Irving ISD, the separation between the back and front of the house is being breached, school by school.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/fm-innovators/k-12-innovator-year-irving-texas-independent-school-district" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/fm-innovators/k-12-innovator-year-irving-texas-independent-school-district#comments FM Innovators K-12 Schools Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 38901 at http://food-management.com Getting the most out of your products http://food-management.com/sponsored-content/getting-most-out-your-products <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In recent years more operators have been considering joining their ranks, searching for ways to squeeze the most out of every product they purchase. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/sponsored-content/getting-most-out-your-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/sponsored-content/getting-most-out-your-products#comments Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Menu Trends Sponsored-Content Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:00:00 +0000 38891 at http://food-management.com Top 10 Foodservice Trends on Campus http://food-management.com/news-trends/top-10-foodservice-trends-campus <div class="field-deck"> Ten years worth of surveys, interviews and roundtable discussions from Y-Pulse reveal the evolution of trends in the education segments. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Ten years ago <a href="http://ypulse.org" target="_blank">Y-Pulse</a> began tracking foodservice trends through the nation&rsquo;s leading foodservice directors in the education segments to give food marketers insight on what would shape the tastes of tomorrow&rsquo;s consumers, and this latest report identifies how young consumers tastes are setting the pace for tomorrow&rsquo;s menus.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/top-10-foodservice-trends-campus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/top-10-foodservice-trends-campus#comments Market Trends News & Trends Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:25:00 +0000 38881 at http://food-management.com Gallery: K-12 Innovator of the Year Irving ISD Schools http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-innovator-year-irving-isd-schools <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The Irving (TX) ISD is reinventing the operational model of a school foodservice.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-innovator-year-irving-isd-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-innovator-year-irving-isd-schools#comments Cost Management Design Equipment & Technology Production Self Operated FM Innovators Galleries K-12 Schools Renovation Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:48:00 +0000 38871 at http://food-management.com San Francisco to Revamp Way It Serves School Meals http://food-management.com/news-trends/san-francisco-revamp-way-it-serves-school-meals <div class="field-deck"> Plans include commissary kitchens for meal production and developing a smartphone app that will let students pre-order and review meals. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The San Francisco USD plans to launch pilot initiatives this fall to revamp spaces and incorporate technology to transform the overall dining experience for students and faculty, <a href="http://www.sfexaminer.com/sanfrancisco/sf-schools-cook-up-a-new-approach-to-the-cafeteria-experience/Content?oid=2835224" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>San Francisco Examiner</em>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/san-francisco-revamp-way-it-serves-school-meals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/san-francisco-revamp-way-it-serves-school-meals#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:13:00 +0000 38851 at http://food-management.com Forbes: Are Gluten-Free Dining Halls Feeding Potential Eating Disorders? http://food-management.com/news-trends/forbes-are-gluten-free-dining-halls-feeding-potential-eating-disorders <div class="field-deck"> Expert: “One of the biggest issues is that gluten has become a lot of what people think are fatty foods.” </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A recent <a href="http://www.forbes.com/sites/paigecarlotti/2014/06/30/are-gluten-free-dining-halls-feeding-potential-eating-disorders" target="_blank">article</a> in <em>Forbes</em> magazine alleges that gluten-free dining choices encourage eating disorders because of confusion about what gluten is...</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/forbes-are-gluten-free-dining-halls-feeding-potential-eating-disorders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/forbes-are-gluten-free-dining-halls-feeding-potential-eating-disorders#comments News & Trends Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:59:00 +0000 38841 at http://food-management.com Washington DC Settles Lawsuit With Former Head of School Food Services http://food-management.com/news-trends/washington-dc-settles-lawsuit-former-head-school-food-services <div class="field-deck"> Former District FSD Jeffrey Mills had alleged mismanagement of foodservice contract and been fired. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The District of Columbia has agreed to pay $450,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by the former head of food services for the Washington DC Public Schools, who had alleged he was fired for raising alarms about the system&rsquo;s mismanagement of its dining services contract with Chartwells-Thompson Hospitality, <a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/dc-settles-with-former-school-food-services-director-for-450000/2014/07/03/68f58404-02db-11e4-8fd0-3a663dfa68ac_story.html?tid=hpModule_99d5f542-86a2-11e2-9d71-f0feafdd1394" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Washington Post.</em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/washington-dc-settles-lawsuit-former-head-school-food-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/washington-dc-settles-lawsuit-former-head-school-food-services#comments Contractors K-12 Schools Compass Group News & Trends Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:49:00 +0000 38831 at http://food-management.com The Worst Meal I Ever Served http://food-management.com/news-trends/worst-meal-i-ever-served <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Foodservice leaders share the worst meals they've ever served</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/worst-meal-i-ever-served" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/worst-meal-i-ever-served#comments Food & Beverage News & Trends Private Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:03:00 +0000 38821 at http://food-management.com 6 Emerging Mid-Year Trends to Watch http://food-management.com/market-trends/6-emerging-mid-year-trends-watch <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What you need to know now about hot sauce, barbecue, novelty snacks, bubbly beverages and more, according to the latest from Technomic.</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/market-trends/6-emerging-mid-year-trends-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/6-emerging-mid-year-trends-watch#comments Market Trends Menu Trends News & Trends Private Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:32:00 +0000 38811 at http://food-management.com <p>Honey helps bring the savory-sweet flavors together in Smoked Pulled Pork Sandwiches with Honey BBQ Sauce.</p> The Globetrotting Chefs http://food-management.com/menu-trends/globetrotting-chefs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hot on the trail of new menu ideas, a group of onsite chefs travel around the world on a culinary quest. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/menu-trends/globetrotting-chefs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/menu-trends/globetrotting-chefs#comments K-12 Schools Menu Trends Taher, Inc. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 38791 at http://food-management.com