Compass Group http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6645/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 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 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 Morrison, HCWH Set Day to Highlight Antibiotic Overuse http://food-management.com/news-trends/morrison-hcwh-set-day-highlight-antibiotic-overuse <div class="field-deck"> On October 24, over 350 hospitals will serve meals that feature meat or poultry raised without non-therapeutic antibiotics. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>On October 24, Food Day, more than 60 Morrison Healthcare hospitals will serve meals that feature meat or poultry raised without non-therapeutic antibiotics.</p> <p>Joining the Health Care Without Harm organization and more than 300 other hospitals across the country, Morrison is celebrating Food Day with efforts to eliminate the overuse of antibiotics in animal agriculture and build a healthy, sustainable food supply.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/morrison-hcwh-set-day-highlight-antibiotic-overuse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/morrison-hcwh-set-day-highlight-antibiotic-overuse#comments Healthcare Compass Group News & Trends Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:46:00 +0000 42171 at http://food-management.com High-tech Hydroponics Supplies Corporate Cafe From Onsite Garden http://food-management.com/news-trends/high-tech-hydroponics-supplies-corporate-cafe-onsite-garden <div class="field-deck"> An onsite hydroponic micro-farm produces bi-weekly harvests of premium leafy greens and vegetables for Plantronics onsite café. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>When the chef overseeing dining for the employees of Plantronics, Inc., a business and consumer audio communications firm based in Santa Cruz, CA, wants to source some fresh vegetables and greens for the next planned meal, she doesn&rsquo;t have far to go. Through a joint project with nearby Cityblooms, a prototype computer-automated farm that has been installed at the Plantronics complex and is being powered by the company&#39;s existing solar energy system.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/high-tech-hydroponics-supplies-corporate-cafe-onsite-garden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/high-tech-hydroponics-supplies-corporate-cafe-onsite-garden#comments Business & Industry Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:14:00 +0000 41971 at http://food-management.com <p>Hydroponic crops grow in special bins on the corporate campus of Plantronics in Santa Cruz, CA, supplying the company&#39;s cafe with fresh greens and lettuces.</p> New NIH Cafe Includes Eurest Balanced Kitchen Concept http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-nih-cafe-includes-eurest-balanced-kitchen-concept <div class="field-deck"> Program allows guests to determine how their meal will affect their daily nutritional values and goals through iPad kiosks synced with Eurest's proprietary online nutrition platform Webtrition. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Eurest has introduced a new food and nutrition concept called Balance Kitchen in the ACRF Cafe at the National Institutes of Health that is designed to foster and promote worksite health and sustainability.</p> <p>Three iPad tablet kiosks located just inside the main entrance of the cafe are synced with Eurest&#39;s proprietary online nutrition platform Webtrition and with a few swipes of a finger, guests can determine how their meal will affect their daily nutritional values and goals.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-nih-cafe-includes-eurest-balanced-kitchen-concept" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-nih-cafe-includes-eurest-balanced-kitchen-concept#comments Business & Industry Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:14:00 +0000 40981 at http://food-management.com Celebrity Chefs Spice Up Senior Living Communities http://food-management.com/healthcare/celebrity-chefs-spice-senior-living-communities <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Program from Morrison Senior Living introduces new flavors and stars like Jet Tila and Bal Arneson to seniors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/celebrity-chefs-spice-senior-living-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/celebrity-chefs-spice-senior-living-communities#comments Marketing Healthcare Compass Group Menu Trends News & Trends Public Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:41:00 +0000 40821 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 Best Customer Service: Compass Group at Microsoft http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-customer-service-compass-group-microsoft <div class="field-deck"> Cashierless payment/ordering system accommodates made-to-order menu selections customers prefer </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cashierless payment/ordering system accommodates made-to-order menu selections customers prefer</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-customer-service-compass-group-microsoft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-customer-service-compass-group-microsoft#comments Equipment & Technology Business & Industry FM Best Concepts Compass Group Private Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:47:00 +0000 40221 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