Contractors http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en Metz Expands Florida College Business With Three New Contracts http://food-management.com/news-trends/metz-expands-florida-college-business-three-new-contracts <div class="field-deck"> Company adds Hillsbourgh Community College, Polk State College and New College of Florida to existing client Florida A&M. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Metz Culinary Services has added Hillsbourgh Community College, Polk State College and New College of Florida to its higher education segment client roll in the Sunshine State, joining existing client Florida A&amp;M University, where it began managing dining services this past January.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/metz-expands-florida-college-business-three-new-contracts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/metz-expands-florida-college-business-three-new-contracts#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors Metz Culinary Management News & Trends Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:48:00 +0000 40711 at http://food-management.com Metz Names Healthcare Business SVP http://food-management.com/news-trends/metz-names-healthcare-business-svp <div class="field-deck"> Craig Solomon will lead company's fast growing efforts in key segment. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Metz Culinary Management has promoted Craig Solomon to Senior Vice President of Healthcare, with responsibility for all aspects of the company&rsquo;s healthcare business.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/metz-names-healthcare-business-svp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/metz-names-healthcare-business-svp#comments Contractors Healthcare Metz Culinary Management News & Trends Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:05:00 +0000 40611 at http://food-management.com Aramark Launches K-12 Sampling Program http://food-management.com/news-trends/aramark-launches-k-12-sampling-program <div class="field-deck"> Examples of menu items that may be sampled include chicken, pasta and vegetables with rosa sauce, a roasted vegetable wrap, fish soft tacos and a Baja fajita chicken salad. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>This fall, Aramark is introducing a sampling program called Healthy Bites to its 500-some school district clients in order to encourage students to test unfamiliar foods that will then be available on the school menu. According to Aramark&#39;s proprietary Student ViewPOINT consumer research program, 55% of students are interested in making healthy choices sometimes, while almost a third of students say they have tried fruits and vegetables at school that they haven&#39;t had before.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/aramark-launches-k-12-sampling-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/aramark-launches-k-12-sampling-program#comments Aramark Contractors K-12 Schools News & Trends Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:02:00 +0000 40601 at http://food-management.com 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