Cost Management http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6744/more en Gallery: K-12 Innovator of the Year Irving ISD Schools http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-innovator-year-irving-isd-schools <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The Irving (TX) ISD is reinventing the operational model of a school foodservice.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-innovator-year-irving-isd-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-innovator-year-irving-isd-schools#comments Cost Management Design Equipment & Technology Production Self Operated FM Innovators Galleries K-12 Schools Renovation Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:48:00 +0000 38871 at http://food-management.com Outlook 2014: What's Trending in Healthcare http://food-management.com/healthcare/outlook-2014-whats-trending-healthcare <div class="field-byline"> John Lawn </div> <div class="field-deck"> Laura Watson, 2014 President of the Association for Healthcare Foodservice, talks about the leading trends in hospital foodservice. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Impacts from the Accountable Care Act, cost management and the importance of top-drawer clinical and retail operations dominate healthcare foodservice operators concerns for 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/outlook-2014-whats-trending-healthcare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/outlook-2014-whats-trending-healthcare#comments Cost Management Management Healthcare Market Trends Private Tue, 04 Feb 2014 18:25:00 +0000 33951 at http://food-management.com <p>Laura Watson, system director of patient support services, Intermountain Healthcare.</p> Memphis City and Shelby County Merge http://food-management.com/management/memphis-city-and-shelby-county-merge <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> The storied Memphis City Schools district is now part of a larger entity with a budget close to $100 million. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new district consolidates operations</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management/memphis-city-and-shelby-county-merge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/management/memphis-city-and-shelby-county-merge#comments Cost Management Management K-12 Schools Private Mon, 21 Oct 2013 19:04:00 +0000 31261 at http://food-management.com FSD Tony Geraci oversees foodservice for all of Shelby County out of the former Memphis Schools central production center. SFM Says More B&I Ops Reaching Biz Goals http://food-management.com/business-amp-industry/sfm-says-more-bi-ops-reaching-biz-goals <div class="field-deck"> A pair of reports analyze B&I operational results and opportunities in hospitality management. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A pair of reports analyze B&I operational results and opportunities in hospitality management.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/business-amp-industry/sfm-says-more-bi-ops-reaching-biz-goals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/business-amp-industry/sfm-says-more-bi-ops-reaching-biz-goals#comments Cost Management Finance Business & Industry Tue, 08 Oct 2013 15:31:00 +0000 30891 at http://food-management.com How About If They Just Withhold Dessert? http://food-management.com/food-humor/how-about-if-they-just-withhold-dessert <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Manama in Dammam, Saudi Arabia charges its customer's a fee if they don't clean their plates </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/food-humor/how-about-if-they-just-withhold-dessert" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/food-humor/how-about-if-they-just-withhold-dessert#comments Cost Management Menu Management Food Humor Sustainability Private Mon, 24 Sep 2012 16:48:00 +0000 22111 at http://food-management.com Best Management Company Concept: Sodexo http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-management-company-concept-sodexo <div class="field-deck"> Sodexo's Food on Demand (FöD) allows students to customize their food at touchscreen kiosks or on mobile apps </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Food on Demand (FöD) from Sodexo gives students access to made-to-order, restaurant-style food</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-management-company-concept-sodexo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-management-company-concept-sodexo#comments Central Production Contract Operations Cost Management Design Equipment & Technology Managed Services Menu Management Production FM Best Concepts Sodexo Technology Private Mon, 06 Aug 2012 14:43:00 +0000 18271 at http://food-management.com UW Dining Hall Goes Cashless After $4,000 Disappears http://food-management.com/colleges-amp-universities/uw-dining-hall-goes-cashless-after-4000-disappears <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The 8 dining hall on the University of Washington campus is switching to a no-cash system after $4,032 went missing last month</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-amp-universities/uw-dining-hall-goes-cashless-after-4000-disappears" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-amp-universities/uw-dining-hall-goes-cashless-after-4000-disappears#comments Cost Management POS Colleges & Universities News & Trends Private Fri, 06 Apr 2012 17:48:00 +0000 13295 at http://food-management.com 15 Ways to Slice Your Food Costs http://food-management.com/management/15-ways-slice-your-food-costs <div class="field-byline"> Robert True </div> <div class="field-deck"> Here are the top areas on which to focus, each of them with a high payoff. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our annual segment-by-segment look at the trends and forces that will drive onsite foodservice in the year ahead.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/management/15-ways-slice-your-food-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/management/15-ways-slice-your-food-costs#comments Cost Management Management Procurement Production Private Sun, 01 Apr 2012 16:00:00 +0000 13322 at http://food-management.com Columbus Schools to Use Collection Agency for Delinquent Lunch Accounts http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/columbus-schools-use-collection-agency-delinquent-lunch-accounts <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Columbus, OH, schools plan to hire a collection agency to go after parents of nearly 6,000 students in an attempt to recover $900,000 in unpaid lunch money. The district plans to</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/columbus-schools-use-collection-agency-delinquent-lunch-accounts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/columbus-schools-use-collection-agency-delinquent-lunch-accounts#comments Cost Management Finance K-12 Schools News & Trends Private Mon, 27 Feb 2012 14:08:00 +0000 11171 at http://food-management.com Cafeteria Theft in High School District Totals at Least $500K http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/cafeteria-theft-high-school-district-totals-least-500k <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Eight cafeteria workers are under investigation in the Sweetwater Union (CA) High School District in connection with allegations of theft totaling at least $500,000, reports U-T</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/cafeteria-theft-high-school-district-totals-least-500k" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/cafeteria-theft-high-school-district-totals-least-500k#comments Cost Management K-12 Schools News & Trends Private Fri, 13 Jan 2012 18:49:00 +0000 7643 at http://food-management.com