More Segments http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6602/more en Braves select Sportservice for new ballpark http://food-management.com/news-trends/braves-select-sportservice-new-ballpark <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Delaware North unit will operates foodservices at Turner Field in 2016 and SunTrust Park beginning in 2017. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Delaware North unit will operates foodservices at Turner Field in 2016 and SunTrust Park beginning in 2017.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/braves-select-sportservice-new-ballpark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/braves-select-sportservice-new-ballpark#comments Contractors More Segments Delaware North Companies News & Trends Mon, 01 Jun 2015 12:54:00 +0000 48031 at http://food-management.com Packers, Sportservice Plan Gastropub at Lambeau Field http://food-management.com/news-trends/packers-sportservice-plan-gastropub-lambeau-field <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> The 1919 Kitchen & Tap will feature innovative twists on old favorites from an open kitchen production area. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Green Bay Packers and concessionaire Delaware North Sportservice plan to open a gastropub restaurant called the 1919 Kitchen &amp; Tap at the team&#39;s Lambeau Field home stadium in late July, the team has announced.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/packers-sportservice-plan-gastropub-lambeau-field" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/packers-sportservice-plan-gastropub-lambeau-field#comments Contractors More Segments Delaware North Companies News & Trends Wed, 29 Apr 2015 18:19:00 +0000 47541 at http://food-management.com <p>Display of the new eatery&#39;s logo and architectural photos during the news conference announcing the 1919 Kitchen &amp; Tap.</p> Green Bay Packers Comcast Melds Ovations with Two Other Units http://food-management.com/news-trends/comcast-melds-ovations-two-other-units <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> New Spectra unit will integrate venue management, ticketing and concessions under one brand. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Comcast-Spectacor is combining the operations of three of its business units&mdash;Global Spectrum (venue management), <a href="http://food-management.com/top-50-listings/fm-top-50-2015-no-11-ovations-food-services">Ovations Food Services</a> (concessions) and Paciolan (ticketing)&mdash;under a single brand called Spectra.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/comcast-melds-ovations-two-other-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/comcast-melds-ovations-two-other-units#comments Contractors More Segments Ovations Food Services News & Trends Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:32:00 +0000 47481 at http://food-management.com <p>The Bar was a concept introduced by Ovations two years ago to serve catering clients in public assembly facilities with custom made beverages.</p> New Premium Section is Extra Suite for Diamondbacks http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-premium-section-extra-suite-diamondbacks <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> New hospitality section is located in the main concourse area of Chase Field. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Arizona Diamondbacks at their Chase Field home field have opened what the team says is the first premium hospitality space located away from the traditional suite levels in a Major League ballpark, <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/blog/business/2015/04/diamondbacks-new-space-brings-a-suite-to-the-lower.html" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Phoenix Business Journal</em>. Operated by concessionaire Levy Restaurants, Studio@122 can be rented on a per-game basis for groups of up to 20 (it can also be divided into two 10-person spaces).</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-premium-section-extra-suite-diamondbacks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-premium-section-extra-suite-diamondbacks#comments More Segments News & Trends Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:42:00 +0000 47451 at http://food-management.com <p>The per-game rental of Chase Field&#39;s Studio@122 includes standard ballpark fare like the traditional hot dog.</p> Thinkstock Former "Baywatch" Star Promotes Meatless Menu at Jail http://food-management.com/news-trends/former-baywatch-star-promotes-meatless-menu-jail <div class="field-deck"> Pamela Anderson helped serve a vegan meal to inmates at the Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff's Office Food Services factory. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Former &quot;Baywatch&quot; star Pamela Anderson helped serve a vegan meal to inmates at the Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff&#39;s Office Food Services factory on April 15 to help Maricopa Sheriff Joe Arpalo promote what was characterized as the first all-vegetarian meal in an American jail. Anderson was there as a spokesperson and representative of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), a vegan diet advocacy group, which is supporting Arpaio&#39;s initiative to transition foodservice at the county&#39;s eight jails to meatless dining.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/former-baywatch-star-promotes-meatless-menu-jail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/former-baywatch-star-promotes-meatless-menu-jail#comments More Segments News & Trends Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:33:00 +0000 47091 at http://food-management.com <p>Pamela Anderson and Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio (2nd from r.) serving inmates a vegan meal on April 15th.</p> Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Newark Airport’s Terminal C Uses Tech to Leverage Customer Experience http://food-management.com/more-segments/newark-airport-s-terminal-c-uses-tech-leverage-customer-experience <div class="field-byline"> Corina Quinn </div> <div class="field-deck"> Through an impressive array of iPads, diners will be able to order, pay, surf the Web and receive personalized recommendations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Through an impressive array of iPads, diners will be able to order, pay, surf the Web and receive personalized recommendations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/more-segments/newark-airport-s-terminal-c-uses-tech-leverage-customer-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/more-segments/newark-airport-s-terminal-c-uses-tech-leverage-customer-experience#comments Equipment & Technology More Segments Technology Private Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:19:00 +0000 47031 at http://food-management.com <p>SURFIN&rsquo; UA: United Airlines is installing 6,000 iPads at Newark Airport for use by customers in the gate and foodservice areas.</p> Photo: OTG Celebrity Chef Looks to Highlight Fine Mess http://food-management.com/news-trends/celebrity-chef-looks-highlight-fine-mess <div class="field-deck"> "Top Chef" Padma Lakshmi engaged to develop TV program that showcases culinary talent in the military </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>&ldquo;Top Chef&rdquo; star Padma Lakshmi is joining forces with the Pentagon to develop a spinoff of the hit show to highlight culinary talent in the military, <a href="http://www.wsj.com/articles/celebrity-chef-padma-lakshmi-teams-up-with-pentagon-1428688926" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Wall Street Journal</em>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/celebrity-chef-looks-highlight-fine-mess" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/celebrity-chef-looks-highlight-fine-mess#comments More Segments News & Trends Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:15:00 +0000 46951 at http://food-management.com Xanterra Abandons National Park Trade Name Gambit http://food-management.com/news-trends/xanterra-abandons-national-park-trade-name-gambit <div class="field-deck"> Applications to secure ownership of Grand Canyon property names have been withdrawn. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Xanterra Parks &amp; Resorts has dropped most, if not all, of its applications to trademark the names of lodgings and other concessions on the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park, <a href="http://www.nationalparkstraveler.com/2015/03/xanterra-parks-resorts-abandoning-efforts-trademark-business-names-south-rim-grand-canyon-national-p26435" target="_blank">reports</a> National Parks Traveler, which cites U.S. Patent and Trademark Office records.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/xanterra-abandons-national-park-trade-name-gambit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/xanterra-abandons-national-park-trade-name-gambit#comments Contractors More Segments News & Trends Xanterra Parks and Resorts Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:33:00 +0000 46681 at http://food-management.com Detroit Arena Plans "Smart Seats" that Interact with Mobile Devices http://food-management.com/news-trends/detroit-arena-plans-smart-seats-interact-mobile-devices <div class="field-deck"> Palace at Auburn Hills will install high-tech seats that will let fans order concessions with their phones. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Venue owner Palace Sports &amp; Entertainment plans to begin a three-year project in 2016 to replace all of the seats at Detroit&#39;s Palace of Auburn Hills arena with seating that will be able to communicate with fans&rsquo; mobile devices, <a href="http://www.crainsdetroit.com/print/article/20150323/NEWS/150329947/palace-of-auburn-hills-to-install-smart-seating-over-next-three-years" target="_blank">reports</a> <em>Crain&#39;s Detroit Business</em>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/detroit-arena-plans-smart-seats-interact-mobile-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/detroit-arena-plans-smart-seats-interact-mobile-devices#comments More Segments News & Trends Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:17:00 +0000 46531 at http://food-management.com Report: Sportservice Lands Chargers Stadium Deal http://food-management.com/news-trends/report-sportservice-lands-chargers-stadium-deal <div class="field-deck"> Delaware North unit gets 5-10 year deal and will invest $3 million. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The city of San Diego has selected Delaware North Sportservice to operate the food services at Qualcomm Stadium, according to sources, <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/buffalo/news/2015/03/19/delaware-north-sportservice-wins-san-diego-stadium.html" target="_blank">reports</a> <em>Buffalo Business First</em>. The agreement will run five to 10 years pending negotiations, as stated in the RFP, and requires Sportservice to invest $3 million in capital and install a new point-of-sale system at the 48-year-old facility.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/report-sportservice-lands-chargers-stadium-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/report-sportservice-lands-chargers-stadium-deal#comments Contractors More Segments Delaware North Companies News & Trends Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:04:00 +0000 46451 at http://food-management.com