Foodservice Issues

Spotlights the challenges and opportunities that impact the application of foodservice equipment and supplies in the real world including green and energy efficiency concerns, foodservice equipment concerns, the impact of technology on foodservice, and the state of the foodservice economy.

Preventing Fires through Service and Cleanliness

Proper servicing of foodservice equipment is an often-overlooked aspect of restaurant fire prevention. In this article, a veteran service agent explores some key cooking equipment-related areas foodservice operators should address to reduce the likelihood of a fire.

Four Trends Impacting Foodservice Operations

BBQ, Asian still big influences. 

Yale’s Dining Ventures West

Layout efficiency and menu diversity merge in the West Café in Yale University's West Conference Center at West Haven, Conn.

College and University Innovators

A quick look at some of the nation's most innovative campus foodservice programs shows that any chasm of relevancy, quality or buzz-worthiness that traditionally separated college and university dining from commercial operations has now been filled in.

College & University Foodservice Innovators: Augustana College

New Center Lets Students Break Bread in Style

College and University Foodservice Innovators: Drexel University

Veggie Café, C-Store/Noodle Bar Add Fresh, On-Trend Options

College & University Foodservice Innovators: Duke University

Variety, Local Flavor, Sustainability Keep Duke Dining Fresh

College & University Foodservice Innovators: Emerson College

Kitchen Plays Starring Role at New Hollywood Campus

College & University Foodservice Innovators: North Carolina State

State-of-the-Art Retail Foodservice Shines in New Venues

College & University Foodservice Innovators: University of Minnesota

Display Prep, Small Plates and Sustainability All Star at a New Res-Hall Restaurant

College and University Foodservice Innovators: Vanderbilt University

A Creative Playground for Tall-Toque Chefs