Food Service

ProChef SmartBrief

Culinary news for smart chefs

ProChef SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Culinary Institute of America

When changing the menu hurts diners' appetites

7/23/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Chefs who eliminate beloved dishes to flex their creative muscle with new offerings may receive push-back from loyal guests. After JCT. Kitchen & Bar in Atlanta nixed its bacon, onion jam and blue che… Read More

Restaurant SmartBrief

Restaurant and food service news

Restaurant SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Restaurant Association

Tweet this: What did your #FirstJob teach you?

7/23/2014

Team work, multitasking and customer service are among the lessons restaurant employees learn early on. Find out how those lessons helped these industry professionals and celebrity chefs build their c… Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

Colo. district reports increased food waste

7/23/2014

  • Journal-Advocate (Sterling, Colo.)

Federal requirements mandate that students take certain items in the cafeteria line, including fruits and vegetables, resulting in increased food waste in a Colorado district. Foodservice Director Kay… Read More

WFF SmartBrief

Insights and advice for women leading the foodservice industry

WFF SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Women's Food Service Forum

Study: One female director can make a big difference

7/21/2014

  • NBC News

Research by Judy Zaichkowsky of Canada's Simon Fraser University suggests that having even one woman on a company's board is linked to improved business performance. That contradicts earlier research,… Read More

CIA Wine & Beverage Edition

Daily news on wine, cocktails, craft beers, coffee, tea and other beverages

CIA Wine & Beverage Edition

Published in partnership with: The Culinary Institute of America

W Hotels customizes cocktails for each location

7/23/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Specialty cocktails are part of the W Hotels brand, and the luxury chain customizes drinks to the culture and tastes of each hotel's location, said Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide director of glob… Read More