Contractors http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en Grand Canyon Contract Rebid http://food-management.com/news-trends/grand-canyon-contract-rebid <div class="field-deck"> Fifteen-year, $1 billion deal modified after RFP a year ago failed to secure satisfactory responses. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A 15-year contract, worth an estimated $1 billion to the winning bidder to operate some lodging and food locations at the Grand Canyon has been reopened for bidding after an initial RFP failed to draw satisfactory responses, <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/lucrative-grand-canyon-contract-bid-25039779" target="_blank">reports</a> ABC News.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/grand-canyon-contract-rebid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/grand-canyon-contract-rebid#comments Contractors More Segments News & Trends Xanterra Parks and Resorts Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:10:00 +0000 40201 at http://food-management.com Levy Announces Advanced Analytics Subsidiary http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-announces-advanced-analytics-subsidiary <div class="field-deck"> E15 will extend F&B specialist into front-office areas like pricing, corporate partnerships and even player asset management for sports teams. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Levy Restaurants has announced the launch of E15, a subsidiary that provides advanced analytics services to sports, entertainment, hospitality and retail organizations. E15 is designed to extend Levy&rsquo;s capabilities beyond its core food and beverage operations into advanced intelligence that optimizes user experiences and financial performance in sports and entertainment venues, operations and teams beyond Levy&#39;s traditional retail and hospitality clients.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-announces-advanced-analytics-subsidiary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-announces-advanced-analytics-subsidiary#comments Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:54:00 +0000 40191 at http://food-management.com Levy, Barclays Center Extend Partnership http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-barclays-center-extend-partnership <div class="field-deck"> Levy will also become the food and beverage partner for the soon to be re-imagined Nassau Coliseum, scheduled to open at the end of 2016. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Barclays Center, home arena of the NBA&#39;s Brooklyn Nets, has extended its partnership with Levy Restaurants through a multi-year deal that builds on the BrooklynTaste food program, which features selections from 55 popular Brooklyn restaurants and vendors. In addition, Levy will also become the food and beverage partner for the soon to be re-imagined Nassau Coliseum, which is scheduled to open at the end of 2016.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-barclays-center-extend-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-barclays-center-extend-partnership#comments Contractors More Segments Compass Group News & Trends Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:38:00 +0000 40141 at http://food-management.com Starbucks Mobile Trucks to Debut on Three Campuses This Fall http://food-management.com/news-trends/starbucks-mobile-trucks-debut-three-campuses-fall <div class="field-deck"> Initial rollout of four-wheel coffeehouses to be at Arizona State, James Madison and Coastal Carolina. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Starbucks plans to launch a pilot mobile truck service on three college campuses this fall, with a menu of drinks and food nearly identical to what customers would find in fixed location Starbucks stores. The initial locations will be at Arizona State University, James Madison University and Coastal Carolina University.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/starbucks-mobile-trucks-debut-three-campuses-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/starbucks-mobile-trucks-debut-three-campuses-fall#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors News & Trends Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:07:00 +0000 40131 at http://food-management.com Hot Dog Concept JJ's Opens at FAU http://food-management.com/news-trends/hot-dog-concept-jjs-opens-fau <div class="field-deck"> Move is part of partnership with Florida Atlantic University dining services provider Chartwells. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Premium hot dog concept JJ&rsquo;s Red Hots is opening a unit at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton as part of a partnership with Chartwells Higher Education, a division of Compass Group North America, which manages campus dining at FAU.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/hot-dog-concept-jjs-opens-fau" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/hot-dog-concept-jjs-opens-fau#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:45:00 +0000 40101 at http://food-management.com Food Truck Promotes Levy's U.S. Open Menu on Streets of NYC http://food-management.com/news-trends/food-truck-promotes-levys-us-open-menu-streets-nyc <div class="field-deck"> Free samples are dished out by event's celebrity chef participants. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>To promote the culinary aspects of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, the United States Tennis Association and event concessionaire Levy Restaurants are taking a food truck around New York City with free samples of a daily rotation of different offerings (although the signature U.S. Open lobster roll remains a constant), <a href="http://www.thepostgame.com/blog/list/201408/us-open-food-truck-david-burke-levy-lobster-usta-tennis-nadal-serena#1" target="_blank">reports</a> ThePostGame.com.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/food-truck-promotes-levys-us-open-menu-streets-nyc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/food-truck-promotes-levys-us-open-menu-streets-nyc#comments Contractors More Segments Compass Group News & Trends Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:28:00 +0000 40031 at http://food-management.com Boston Schools Re-up With Whitsons http://food-management.com/news-trends/boston-schools-re-whitsons <div class="field-deck"> Deal is for three years at $12.2 million a year. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>School meals in Boston Public Schools will be healthier and more locally-sourced this fall and students will have a regular role in planning menus as part of a new three-year food service contract with <a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/whitsons-culinary-group" target="_blank">Whitsons Culinary Group</a>. After a competitive review involving three main vendors, the BPS selected Whitsons for a $12.2 million annual contract to provide meals to BPS students.</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/boston-schools-re-whitsons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/boston-schools-re-whitsons#comments Contractors K-12 Schools News & Trends Whitsons Culinary Group Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:10:00 +0000 39941 at http://food-management.com Guckenheimer to Operate New Alex and Ani HQ Cafe http://food-management.com/news-trends/guckenheimer-operate-new-alex-and-ani-hq-cafe <div class="field-deck"> Eatery will feature farm to table food ingredients in healthy, hand-prepared meals. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management-companies/guckenheimer-enterprises-inc" target="_blank">Guckenheimer</a> has entered into a partnership with the Alex and Ani lifestyle brand to operate the latter&rsquo;s soon to open corporate headquarters cafe in Providence, RI. The company, which operates onsite dining for five of the Top 30 on Fortune&rsquo;s Best Places to Work list, will feature farm to table food ingredients in healthy, hand-prepared meals in a vibrant, airy environment designed to spark collaboration and creativity.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/guckenheimer-operate-new-alex-and-ani-hq-cafe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/guckenheimer-operate-new-alex-and-ani-hq-cafe#comments Business & Industry Contractors Guckenheimer Enterprises, Inc. News & Trends Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:02:00 +0000 39831 at http://food-management.com Indians Partner With DNC on Major Ballpark Renovations http://food-management.com/news-trends/indians-partner-dnc-major-ballpark-renovations <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Cleveland Indians are partnering with concessionnaire Delaware North Companies Sportservice on a series of major enhancements to Progressive Field, the Indians&#39; home ballpark. The enhancements, slated to be completed over this offseason, are designed to create new attractions targeting multiple fan segments and celebrate the club&#39;s history and heritage throughout the ballpark.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/indians-partner-dnc-major-ballpark-renovations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/indians-partner-dnc-major-ballpark-renovations#comments Contractors More Segments Delaware North Companies News & Trends Mon, 11 Aug 2014 12:40:00 +0000 39821 at http://food-management.com <p>One of the DNC Sportservice concepts at Progressive Field in Cleveland.</p> DNC Lands Grand Canyon Contract http://food-management.com/news-trends/dnc-lands-grand-canyon-contract <div class="field-deck"> Deal encompasses grocery, retail and foodservices as well as select other guest amenities. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The National Park Service has selected Delaware North Companies to operate a variety of visitor services at Grand Canyon National Park for the next 15 years, <a href="http://www.kcsg.com/view/full_story/25572481/article-National-Park-Service-Awards-Concessions-Contract-to-DNC-Parks---Resorts-at-Grand-Canyon--Inc-?instance=more_local_news1" target="_blank">reports</a> KCSG TV.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/dnc-lands-grand-canyon-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/dnc-lands-grand-canyon-contract#comments Contractors More Segments Delaware North Companies News & Trends Fri, 08 Aug 2014 18:33:00 +0000 39811 at http://food-management.com