Food & Beverage en Trends vs. Fads: Can You Tell the Difference? <div class="field-byline"> Tara Fitzpatrick </div> <div class="field-deck"> Shifts in food culture are more complex than just cronuts or bacon... </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>From kale to cronuts: what do food fads and trends really mean?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chicken Private Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:41:00 +0000 42311 at Thinkstock Lunch Lady to the Rescue <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Jarrett Krosoczka shares the story of how a lunch lady once saved him when he was in elementary school and how that became the inspiration for a successful series of graphic novels.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Facilities Management K-12 Schools Food & Beverage Private Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:03:00 +0000 42291 at A Rockin’ New Rotisserie Station at UNCH <div class="field-byline"> Tara Fitzpatrick </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Carved concept offers rotisserie chicken, pork and more as succulent sandwiches or satisfying plates at the University of North Carolina Hospitals. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Healthcare Beef Chicken Regional Pork Private Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:12:00 +0000 42271 at <p>Rotisserie chicken at the University of North Carolina Hospitals&#39; new Carved concept</p> University of North Carolina Hospitals A Sweet Celebration for National Honeybee Day <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As part of an integrated local-sourcing event, Highmark Pittsburgh celebrated the humble honeybee in the sweetest of ways.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business & Industry Sauces & Seasonings Food & Beverage Private Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:17:00 +0000 42241 at Best Practices for Preparing, Labeling and Serving Gluten-Free <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its final ruling on voluntary gluten-free labeling for packaged food products in August 2013. At its core, the ruling requires packaged food products carrying a &ldquo;gluten-free&rdquo; claim to contain less than 20 parts per million (ppm) of gluten, the threshold considered safe for the majority of people with celiac disease.</p> <p>The announcement came as no surprise to food manufacturers, as the ruling was years in the making.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Discussing Diets and Nutrition Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:16:00 +0000 42181 at Not too big, not too small <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Restaurants and foodservice operators find the 'less-is-more' sweet spot for desserts. Sponsored by PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Menu Trends Sweeten Your Revenue Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:18:00 +0000 42101 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Colleges & Universities Menu Trends News & Trends Private Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:23:00 +0000 42021 at Spicy dishes fuel breakfast sales <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Operators incorporate hot and flavorful ingredients to help drive revenues in the morning daypart.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="Spicy Dishes Increase Breakfast Sales" src="" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Menu Trends Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 41981 at Reinventing Healthcare Foodservice <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Currently, about 68 percent of American adults are overweight, and the rate of diet-related conditions are on the rise. If obesity trends continue unchecked, the related medical costs alone could rise by $48 to $66 billion a year in the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Menu Trends Sponsored-Content Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 41661 at Under the Spell of Fall Soups <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Conjure up the magic of autumn with seasonal soups of squash, corn, pumpkin and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Culinary Techniques Menu Trends Private Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:13:00 +0000 41931 at