Contractors http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en Duval County Schools Launches Student-Designed "Brainfood" Food Truck http://food-management.com/news-trends/duval-county-schools-launches-student-designed-brainfood-food-truck <div class="field-deck"> Mobile eatery will rotate visits to the district's high school sites to promote healthy meal options. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/2013-k-12-power-players-datatable?view=row&amp;page=21" target="_blank">Duval County (Fla.) Schools</a> and Chartwells-Thompson School Dining Services, which operates the district&#39;s school meal program, have rolled out a food truck called Brainfood <a href="http://www.actionnewsjax.com/news/news/local/student-wins-food-truck-design-contest-duval-schoo/nhrFX/#__federated=1" target="_blank">designed by</a> one of the district&#39;s students, <a href="http://www.thedailymeal.com/news/eat/food-trucks-are-now-serving-better-lunch-outside-schools/112414" ta</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/duval-county-schools-launches-student-designed-brainfood-food-truck" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/duval-county-schools-launches-student-designed-brainfood-food-truck#comments Contractors K-12 Schools Compass Group Thompson Hospitality News & Trends Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:34:00 +0000 42991 at http://food-management.com All Veg Station Opens at Elon University http://food-management.com/news-trends/all-veg-station-opens-elon-university <div class="field-deck"> Green World at 1889 will offer a vegetable stew and vegan salad bar. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Aramark at Elon University has opened an all vegetarian/vegan station called Green World at 1889 in Colonnades Dining Hall, <a href="http://www.thetimesnews.com/lifestyles/lifestyles-home/going-green-elon-university-adds-vegetarian-dining-options-to-its-menu-1.403806" target="_blank">reports</a> the Times-News. The menu includes vegetable stew and vegan salad bar each day with produce from local farms as well as gluten-free items and kosher foods. Tofu stir-fry and Falafel also are items on the menu.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/all-veg-station-opens-elon-university" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/all-veg-station-opens-elon-university#comments Aramark Colleges & Universities Contractors News & Trends Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:22:00 +0000 42981 at http://food-management.com Bon Appetit Opens Full-Service Restaurant in Mission Bay Office Building http://food-management.com/news-trends/bon-appetit-opens-full-service-restaurant-mission-bay-office-building <div class="field-deck"> Stem will offer a sandwich/salad/pizza menu initially along with heated patio seating, organic garden and even a bocce ball court. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Bon App&eacute;tit Management Co. has opened Stem Kitchen &amp; Garden, a 158-seat Mediterranean themed full-service restaurant, in a new building in San Francisco&#39;s growing Mission Bay district that is the new home of Alexandria Real Estate Equities, <a href="http://insidescoopsf.sfgate.com/blog/2014/11/20/bon-appetit-management-company-opens-stem-in-san-francisco/#28625-7" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>San Francisco Chronicle</em>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/bon-appetit-opens-full-service-restaurant-mission-bay-office-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/bon-appetit-opens-full-service-restaurant-mission-bay-office-building#comments Business & Industry Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:42:00 +0000 42941 at http://food-management.com Empire BCBS to Fund Meals at NYC Charter School http://food-management.com/news-trends/empire-bcbs-fund-meals-nyc-charter-school <div class="field-deck"> KIPP NYC College Prep High School students will get free breakfasts, lunches and snacks from Revolution Foods for the next year. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Empire BlueCross BlueShield has partnered with CBS EcoMedia through its WellnessAd program to support KIPP NYC College Prep High School&rsquo;s healthy meals program. Through a relationship with healthy school meals vendor Revolution Foods, KIPP NYC College Prep High School now offers students access to free and healthy breakfast, lunch and snack options. ID Media, an Interpublic Group media agency, identified the opportunity and ushered the partnership to fruition by building the program into Empire BlueCross BlueShield&rsquo;s media plan.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/empire-bcbs-fund-meals-nyc-charter-school" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/empire-bcbs-fund-meals-nyc-charter-school#comments Contractors K-12 Schools News & Trends Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:40:00 +0000 42901 at http://food-management.com <p>A KIPP NYC College Prep High School gets a free healthy lunch prepared by Revolution Foods thanks to financial support from Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and CBS EcoMedia.</p> Sodexo Rolls Out Food Truck at William & Mary http://food-management.com/news-trends/sodexo-rolls-out-food-truck-william-mary <div class="field-deck"> Mexican themed Wholly Habaneros provides campus with another lunch and late night dining option. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Campus dining services provider <a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/sodexo" target="_blank">Sodexo</a> has rolled out Wholly Habaneros, a Mexican cuisine themed food truck, on the campus of the <a href="https://dining.wm.edu" target="_blank">College of William &amp; Mary</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/sodexo-rolls-out-food-truck-william-mary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/sodexo-rolls-out-food-truck-william-mary#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors Sodexo News & Trends Mon, 17 Nov 2014 13:50:00 +0000 42761 at http://food-management.com Aramark Reports Fiscal 2014 Results http://food-management.com/news-trends/aramark-reports-fiscal-2014-results <div class="field-deck"> North America Food & Support Services unit sees a bump of around 6.7%, to $10.2 billion for the year. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/aramark" target="_blank">Aramark</a> <a href="http://www.sys-con.com/node/3223976" target="_blank">reported</a> fiscal 2014 sales of $14.8 billion, of which $10.2 billion was in its North America Food &amp; Support Services (NAFSS) unit. Organic growth was 5% for both NAFSS and the company as a whole. The NAFSS top line increase was about 6.7% over the $9.6 billion reported for fiscal 2013 while adjusted operating income was up 10%.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/aramark-reports-fiscal-2014-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/aramark-reports-fiscal-2014-results#comments Aramark Contractors News & Trends Wed, 12 Nov 2014 14:05:00 +0000 42691 at http://food-management.com Mazzone Lands Albany Convention Center Catering Deal http://food-management.com/news-trends/mazzone-lands-albany-convention-center-catering-deal <div class="field-deck"> The $66.5 million downtown facility is scheduled to open in late 2016. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Mazzone Hospitality will manage the catering and culinary services at the $66.5 million convention center in downtown Albany that&#39;s scheduled to open in late 2016, <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/albany/news/2014/11/07/mazzone-wins-contract-to-manage-catering-at-albany.html" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Albany Business Review</em>. The deal with SMG Convention and Exhibition Centers will run through 2020. Mazzone, which also holds the catering contract at Empire State Plaza in Albany, catered 3,000 events in 2013 and also manages seven restaurants.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/mazzone-lands-albany-convention-center-catering-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/mazzone-lands-albany-convention-center-catering-deal#comments Contractors News & Trends Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:23:00 +0000 42591 at http://food-management.com Delaware North Unveils New Brand Identity, Logo http://food-management.com/news-trends/delaware-north-unveils-new-brand-identity-logo <div class="field-deck"> No longer Delaware North Companies, the firm looks forward as it prepares to move into its new headquarters facility next year. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/delaware-north-companies" target="_blank">Delaware North</a> has announced the launch of a new global brand identity as the company prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2015. The company will now be known simply as Delaware North&mdash;no longer as Delaware North Companies&mdash;and has ended the use of the acronym DNC in its logo.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/delaware-north-unveils-new-brand-identity-logo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/delaware-north-unveils-new-brand-identity-logo#comments Contractors Delaware North Companies News & Trends Wed, 05 Nov 2014 21:36:00 +0000 42521 at http://food-management.com Centerplate Makes Verros Permanent President/CEO http://food-management.com/news-trends/centerplate-makes-verros-permanent-presidentceo <div class="field-deck"> Former COO had been serving in interim capacity since the departure of previous president/CEO in September. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/centerplate" target="_blank">Centerplate</a>&#39;s Board of Directors has confirmed the appointment of Chris Verros as president and CEO. He had been the company&#39;s COO since 2010 and <a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/centerplate-presidentceo-steps-down-interim-replacement-named" target="_blank">served as the acting President/CEO</a> since September, following the departure of Des Hague.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/centerplate-makes-verros-permanent-presidentceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/centerplate-makes-verros-permanent-presidentceo#comments Contractors Centerplate News & Trends Tue, 04 Nov 2014 20:29:00 +0000 42491 at http://food-management.com Chartwells to Open Tossed Unit at University of Miami http://food-management.com/news-trends/chartwells-open-tossed-unit-university-miami <div class="field-deck"> Deal with Compass is part of chain's strategy to expand in the onsite dining market. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Compass Group/Chartwells has signed a franchise agreement with the Tossed restaurant concept that offers design your own salads, wraps, sandwiches, melts and other menu items. &quot;We&#39;re confident that our new relationship with such a well-respected franchise partner along with their client, the University of Miami, will catalyze Tossed&#39;s growth at universities, airports, hospitals and other non-traditional venues,&quot; says Tossed Franchise Corp. COO Michael Toroyan.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/chartwells-open-tossed-unit-university-miami" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/chartwells-open-tossed-unit-university-miami#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:21:00 +0000 42451 at http://food-management.com