News & Trends http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en 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 Legends Lands Contract for New Sacramento Kings Arena http://food-management.com/news-trends/legends-lands-contract-new-sacramento-kings-arena <div class="field-deck"> Venue will feature concepts and input from a number of prominent restaurateurs when it opens in 2016. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/legends-hospitality-management" target="_blank">Legends Hospitality Services</a>, the concessions firm co-founded by the New York Yankees and Dallas Cowboys in 2008, will run the food concessions at the new Sacramento Kings arena that will also prominently feature Sacramento-area restaurants, reports the Sacramento Bee.</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/legends-lands-contract-new-sacramento-kings-arena" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/legends-lands-contract-new-sacramento-kings-arena#comments Contractors More Segments News & Trends Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:44:00 +0000 42031 at http://food-management.com Michigan Dining Makeover http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/michigan-dining-makeover <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new dining hall at South Quad features 10 unique micro-restaurants and is just the latest change in Ann Arbor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/michigan-dining-makeover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/michigan-dining-makeover#comments Colleges & Universities Menu Trends News & Trends Private Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:23:00 +0000 42021 at http://food-management.com Schoolkids Join First Lady to Harvest White House Garden http://food-management.com/news-trends/schoolkids-join-first-lady-harvest-white-house-garden <div class="field-deck"> Students from schools in Arizona, California, District of Columbia and Ohio then shared a healthy dinner with Mrs. Obama. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Kevin Needham, AVI Foodsystems, Inc., Resident Director at South Euclid Lyndhurst (OH) Schools, accompanied five students selected from Greenview Elementary School to join First Lady Michelle Obama in harvesting vegetables from The White House Kitchen Garden on Tuesday, October 14th. Others participating in the event included students from Harriet Tubman and Bancroft elementary schools in Washington, DC; the STAR School from Flagstaff, AZ; and Willow Cove Elementary School from Pittsburg, CA.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/schoolkids-join-first-lady-harvest-white-house-garden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/schoolkids-join-first-lady-harvest-white-house-garden#comments AVI Food Systems, Inc. Contractors K-12 Schools News & Trends Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:08:00 +0000 42011 at http://food-management.com American U. Dining Director, Other Senior Staff Go Vegan http://food-management.com/news-trends/american-u-dining-director-other-senior-staff-go-vegan <div class="field-deck"> Director Ken Chadwick along with the staff RD and the executive chef adopt the diet to help them to better understand the needs of customers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Dining Services administrators at American University, led by Director of Dining &amp; Dining Services Ken Chadwick, have converted to veganism in the last several months, <a href="http://www.theeagleonline.com/article/2014/10/dining-administrators-take-up-veganism-to-help-vegan-dining-option" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Eagle</em> campus paper. Others adopting the diet regimen include Dietitian Jo-Ann Jolly, Executive Chef Norbert Roesch and Sustainability Chef Kyle Johnson.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/american-u-dining-director-other-senior-staff-go-vegan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/american-u-dining-director-other-senior-staff-go-vegan#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:23:00 +0000 42001 at http://food-management.com