News & Trends http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Post Holdings Acquires Michael Foods http://food-management.com/supplier/post-holdings-acquires-michael-foods <div class="field-deck"> Post remains focused on diversifying its business to capitalize on shifts in consumer behavior towards increased consumption of protein and away-from-home breakfast occasions. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Consumer packaged goods holding company Post Holdings, Inc., has agreed to acquire MFI Holding Corporation (Michael Foods) from affiliates of GS Capital Partners, affiliates of Thomas H. Lee Partners and other owners.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/supplier/post-holdings-acquires-michael-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/supplier/post-holdings-acquires-michael-foods#comments Supplier Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:59:00 +0000 36751 at http://food-management.com Silver Plate Awards 2014: Meet the Winners http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-plate-awards-2014 <div class="field-deck"> It’s never easy identifying the very best in onsite dining, but this year’s class of honorees from IFMA leaves little doubt. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s never easy identifying the very best in onsite dining, but this year’s class of honorees from IFMA leaves little doubt.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-plate-awards-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-plate-awards-2014#comments Management Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools Silver Plate Profiles Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:16:00 +0000 36741 at http://food-management.com Silver Plate Awards 2014: Sandra Ford http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/silver-plate-awards-2014-sandra-ford <div class="field-deck"> Director of Food & Nutrition Services Manatee County (FL) School District, Bradenton, FL </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Director of Food & Nutrition Services Manatee County (FL) School District, Bradenton, FL</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/silver-plate-awards-2014-sandra-ford" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/silver-plate-awards-2014-sandra-ford#comments Management K-12 Schools Silver Plate Profiles Private Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:56:00 +0000 36691 at http://food-management.com <p>2014 IFMA Silver Plate Award winner Sandra Ford</p> Silver Plate Awards 2014: Jim Broadhurst http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-plate-awards-2014-jim-broadhurst <div class="field-deck"> Chairman, Eat ‘n Park Hospitality Group </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Chairman, Eat ‘n Park Hospitality Group</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-plate-awards-2014-jim-broadhurst" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/silver-plate-profiles/silver-plate-awards-2014-jim-broadhurst#comments Management More Segments Silver Plate Profiles Parkhurst Dining Services Private Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:26:00 +0000 36731 at http://food-management.com <p>In his long tenure as head of Eat&rsquo;n Park, Jim Broadhurst has overseen many innovations, from the launch of two major regional contract management companies to the chain&rsquo;s iconic &ldquo;Smiley cookie.&rdquo;</p> Farm to School in WV is Wild, Wonderful http://food-management.com/supplier/farm-school-wv-wild-wonderful <div class="field-deck"> Making local food fun includes meeting local farmers and tasting the bounty of the Greenbrier Valley for sixth graders participating in a farm-to-school program. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Making local food fun includes meeting local farmers and tasting the bounty of the Greenbrier Valley for sixth graders participating in a farm-to-school program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/supplier/farm-school-wv-wild-wonderful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/supplier/farm-school-wv-wild-wonderful#comments K-12 Schools Supplier Nutrition Operations Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:37:00 +0000 36721 at http://food-management.com D'lush at UCSD Becoming Popular Student Hangout http://food-management.com/news-trends/dlush-ucsd-becoming-popular-student-hangout <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Specialty beverage/smoothie concept encourages lingering with features such as tabletop whiteboards, chalkboard surfaces and iPad docking stations that enable students to share and exchange.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/dlush-ucsd-becoming-popular-student-hangout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/dlush-ucsd-becoming-popular-student-hangout#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:07:00 +0000 36711 at http://food-management.com Sara Norris Silver Plate Awards 2014: Kevin D'Onofrio http://food-management.com/more-segments/silver-plate-awards-2014-kevin-donofrio <div class="field-deck"> Director of Foodservice, Culinary Group, United States Military Academy West Point, NY </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Director of Foodservice, Culinary Group, United States Military Academy West Point, NY</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/more-segments/silver-plate-awards-2014-kevin-donofrio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/more-segments/silver-plate-awards-2014-kevin-donofrio#comments Management Military More Segments Silver Plate Profiles Private Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:38:00 +0000 36671 at http://food-management.com <p>United States Military Academy&#39;s Kevin D&rsquo;Onofrio</p> NACUFS Announces Sustainability Award Winners http://food-management.com/news-trends/nacufs-announces-sustainability-award-winners <div class="field-deck"> WUSL, UMass, UMontana win golds in Waste Management, Procurement and Outreach/Education categories, respectively. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>WUSL, UMass, UMontana win golds in Waste Management, Procurement and Outreach/Education categories, respectively.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/nacufs-announces-sustainability-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/nacufs-announces-sustainability-award-winners#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:58:00 +0000 36701 at http://food-management.com Yale Dining Adds Three http://food-management.com/news-trends/yale-dining-adds-three <div class="field-deck"> School names new director of auxiliary operations, director of business optimization and assistant director of catering, all with hotel/club backgrounds. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>School names new director of auxiliary operations, director of business optimization and assistant director of catering, all with hotel/club backgrounds.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/yale-dining-adds-three" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/yale-dining-adds-three#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:50:00 +0000 36681 at http://food-management.com Silver Plate Awards 2014: Mark LoParco http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/silver-plate-awards-2014-mark-loparco <div class="field-deck"> Director of Dining, University of Montana </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Director of Dining, University of Montana</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/silver-plate-awards-2014-mark-loparco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/silver-plate-awards-2014-mark-loparco#comments Management Colleges & Universities Silver Plate Profiles Private Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:51:00 +0000 36581 at http://food-management.com <p>Although Mark LoParco is a director of dining, he&rsquo;s plenty comfortable in a kitchen. The former chef of a seafood restaurant mans an omelet station once a month.</p>