Compass Group http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6645/more en Magic to Become First NBA Team to Accept Apple Pay http://food-management.com/news-trends/magic-become-first-nba-team-accept-apple-pay <div class="field-deck"> Smartphone-based payment option will debut at Amway Arena on December 19th. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Chase and E15 Group, the tech and analytics subsidiary of Levy Restaurants, will be integrating Apple Pay into the Amway Center, the home arena of the NBA&#39;s Orlando Magic. The Magic becomes the first team in the league to offer fans access to Apple Pay, which will debut in Amway Center when the Magic host the Utah Jazz on Friday, December 19, according to an NBA news release.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/magic-become-first-nba-team-accept-apple-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/magic-become-first-nba-team-accept-apple-pay#comments Contractors More Segments Compass Group News & Trends Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:04:00 +0000 43701 at http://food-management.com Take a peek at Microsoft’s new menu items http://food-management.com/menu-trends/take-peek-microsoft-s-new-menu-items <div class="field-byline"> Becky Schilling </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>New OUTTA THE BOX catering program also launched at the software company’s Washington campus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/menu-trends/take-peek-microsoft-s-new-menu-items" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/menu-trends/take-peek-microsoft-s-new-menu-items#comments Business & Industry Galleries Compass Group Menu Trends Private Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:48:00 +0000 43421 at http://food-management.com Compass App Provides Comprehensive Meal Program Info http://food-management.com/news-trends/compass-app-provides-comprehensive-meal-program-info <div class="field-deck"> Free download application provides access to menus, nutritional information, hours of operation, news, promotions, and special events at Compass dining operations across the nation. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Compass Group North America has unveiled a mobile dining application available for free download on iPhone and Android smartphones that provides access to menus, nutritional information, hours of operation, news, promotions, and special events at Compass operated cafes and dining centers across the nation. Customers also can provide direct feedback to cafe management.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/compass-app-provides-comprehensive-meal-program-info" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/compass-app-provides-comprehensive-meal-program-info#comments Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:22:00 +0000 43331 at http://food-management.com Law School Cafe Brought Under General Dining Program at WUSL http://food-management.com/news-trends/law-school-cafe-brought-under-general-dining-program-wusl <div class="field-deck"> Washington University at St. Louis and Bon Appetit revamp retail operation to accept meal plan points for first time. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Washington University of St. Louis Dining Services and its dining services provider Bon Appetit Mgt. Co. have taken over operation of the Law Cafe in the university&#39;s law school, <a href="http://www.studlife.com/news/bon-apetit/2014/12/04/dining-services-takes-over-law-cafe-operations-to-open-new-cafe-in-brown-school-next-fall/" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Student Life</em> campus paper. The cafe, formerly managed by Aramark under a separate contract, now accepts meal points from the general student dining plans, making it more attractive to undergraduates.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/law-school-cafe-brought-under-general-dining-program-wusl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/law-school-cafe-brought-under-general-dining-program-wusl#comments Aramark Colleges & Universities Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14:32:00 +0000 43141 at http://food-management.com Levy to Operate Retail at Chase Field http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-operate-retail-chase-field <div class="field-deck"> Deal with Arizona Diamondbacks also includes a new mobile retail truck. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Arizona Diamondbacks announced a new partnership with Levy Restaurants Retail Group to manage all retail merchandising operations at Chase Field, including an off-season renovation of on-site retail facilities. Already the D-backs&#39; official dining and hospitality partner, Levy began renovations of the venue&#39;s retail spaces in November in partnership with HKS Architects, Shawmut Design &amp; Construction and the 555 International design, development and fabrication firm.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-operate-retail-chase-field" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/levy-operate-retail-chase-field#comments Contractors More Segments Compass Group News & Trends Tue, 02 Dec 2014 15:12:00 +0000 43091 at http://food-management.com <p>A new walk-in retail truck offering exclusive merchandise and memorabilia will serve as the fans&#39; primary outlet to purchase D-backs merchandise during the holiday season while renovations take place on the Team Shop at Chase Field.</p> 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>