News & Trends http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Best Practices for Preparing, Labeling and Serving Gluten-Free http://food-management.com/blog/best-practices-preparing-labeling-and-serving-gluten-free <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its final ruling on voluntary gluten-free labeling for packaged food products in August 2013. At its core, the ruling requires packaged food products carrying a &ldquo;gluten-free&rdquo; claim to contain less than 20 parts per million (ppm) of gluten, the threshold considered safe for the majority of people with celiac disease.</p> <p>The announcement came as no surprise to food manufacturers, as the ruling was years in the making.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/best-practices-preparing-labeling-and-serving-gluten-free" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/best-practices-preparing-labeling-and-serving-gluten-free#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Discussing Diets and Nutrition Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:16:00 +0000 42181 at http://food-management.com Morrison, HCWH Set Day to Highlight Antibiotic Overuse http://food-management.com/news-trends/morrison-hcwh-set-day-highlight-antibiotic-overuse <div class="field-deck"> On October 24, over 350 hospitals will serve meals that feature meat or poultry raised without non-therapeutic antibiotics. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>On October 24, Food Day, more than 60 Morrison Healthcare hospitals will serve meals that feature meat or poultry raised without non-therapeutic antibiotics.</p> <p>Joining the Health Care Without Harm organization and more than 300 other hospitals across the country, Morrison is celebrating Food Day with efforts to eliminate the overuse of antibiotics in animal agriculture and build a healthy, sustainable food supply.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/morrison-hcwh-set-day-highlight-antibiotic-overuse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/morrison-hcwh-set-day-highlight-antibiotic-overuse#comments Healthcare Compass Group News & Trends Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:46:00 +0000 42171 at http://food-management.com Micro-Markets Go Macro http://food-management.com/business-industry/micro-markets-go-macro <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Micro-markets are bringing customers to counters by offering greater variety and fresher products with constant availability. A closer look at the growing trend, including five case studies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/business-industry/micro-markets-go-macro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/business-industry/micro-markets-go-macro#comments Marketing & Merchandising Business & Industry Healthcare News & Trends Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:26:00 +0000 42161 at http://food-management.com Restaurant: Impossible Host Holds Dining Event at Columbia http://food-management.com/news-trends/restaurant-impossible-host-holds-dining-event-columbia <div class="field-deck"> Robert Irvine oversees preparation and serving of some of his recipes for students in special dining event on campus. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Robert Irvine, the cranky host of Food Network&#39;s <a href="http://www.foodnetwork.com/shows/restaurant-impossible.html" target="_blank">Restaurant: Impossible</a>, was a lot less cranky than he is on the show&mdash;where he browbeats failing restaurant operators to make changes to turn around their businesses&mdash;when he hosted a recent event at Columbia University&#39;s Ferris Booth Commons.</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/restaurant-impossible-host-holds-dining-event-columbia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/restaurant-impossible-host-holds-dining-event-columbia#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:38:00 +0000 42131 at http://food-management.com <p>Food Network star Robert Irvine helps prepare a dish for students at Columbia University during a recent appearance.</p> David Xu SHFM Announces Directors Award Winners http://food-management.com/news-trends/shfm-announces-directors-award-winners <div class="field-deck"> Former FM Chief Editor John Lawn named recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Society for Hospitality &amp; Foodservice Management (SHFM) has announced its Directors Awards winners. They are&hellip;</p> <p><strong>Lifetime Achievement Award</strong>: John Lawn, principal for JL&amp;A Communications and former chief editor of <em>Food Management</em> magazine;<br /> The Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes a lifetime of contributions and service to the corporate foodservice and workplace hospitality industry.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/shfm-announces-directors-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/shfm-announces-directors-award-winners#comments Business & Industry News & Trends Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:01:00 +0000 42091 at http://food-management.com Auburn Attracts Athletes with Dedicated Dining Hall http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/auburn-attracts-athletes-dedicated-dining-hall <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Built for Tiger athletes, Auburn University’s new Wellness Kitchen provides meals with optimal nutrient density.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/auburn-attracts-athletes-dedicated-dining-hall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/auburn-attracts-athletes-dedicated-dining-hall#comments Colleges & Universities Management Companies News & Trends Private Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:16:00 +0000 42071 at http://food-management.com Savoring the Season http://food-management.com/regional/savoring-season <div class="field-byline"> Tara Fitzpatrick </div> <div class="field-deck"> Senior living community celebrates the harvest with farm-to-table dinner. Plus, a great new veggie-lentil soup recipe. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Senior living community celebrates the harvest with farm-to-table dinner. Plus, a great new veggie-lentil soup recipe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/regional/savoring-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/regional/savoring-season#comments Chefs Healthcare Regional Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:53:00 +0000 42081 at http://food-management.com Ohio State to Begin Growing Its Own Produce http://food-management.com/news-trends/ohio-state-begin-growing-its-own-produce <div class="field-deck"> Lettuce, kale, basil and other “lettuce-type” crops for us in campus dining venues to be grown in the school's own Howlett Greenhouse. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/fm-innovators/college-innovator-year-ohio-state" target="_blank">Ohio State Dining Services</a> launched an initiative this fall to use produce in its campus dining halls that was sourced from the school&#39;s own Howlett Greenhouse, reports the Lantern campus paper.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/ohio-state-begin-growing-its-own-produce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/ohio-state-begin-growing-its-own-produce#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:24:00 +0000 42061 at http://food-management.com USDA Solicits Commentary on K-12 Unpaid Meal Charge Policies http://food-management.com/news-trends/usda-solicits-commentary-k-12-unpaid-meal-charge-policies <div class="field-deck"> Commenters are asked to provide details on how their state or local educational agency addresses the challenge of providing meals to cash students with overdrawn accounts or insufficient funds. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The USDA is <a href="https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2014/10/16/2014-24575/request-for-information-unpaid-meal-charges" target="_blank">soliciting feedback</a> on unpaid meal charge policies nationwide as required by the <a href="http://www.fns.usda.gov/school-meals/healthy-hunger-free-kids-act" target="_blank">Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act</a>.</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/usda-solicits-commentary-k-12-unpaid-meal-charge-policies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/usda-solicits-commentary-k-12-unpaid-meal-charge-policies#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:12:00 +0000 42051 at http://food-management.com More Than a Taste of College Foodservice http://food-management.com/editors-page/more-taste-college-foodservice <div class="field-deck"> FM's College Power Players special report reveals just how big campus dining has become. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>FM's College Power Players special report reveals just how big campus dining has become.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/editors-page/more-taste-college-foodservice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/editors-page/more-taste-college-foodservice#comments Editor's Page Colleges & Universities Opinions Private Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:57:00 +0000 42041 at http://food-management.com