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Q&A: Recognizing the Industry Leaders for Food Allergy Safety & Training

Q&A: Recognizing the Industry Leaders for Food Allergy Safety & Training

You’d be hard pressed these days to find a restaurant or university dining hall that hasn’t encountered a guest with a food allergy or intolerance.  Roughly 15 million Americans have food allergies and the most severe reactions can be fatal. Some food establishments may view special dietary requests as a […]

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Q&A: Menu Labeling Delay from the Experts

Q&A: Menu Labeling Delay from the Experts

With Claire Willis, Director of Nutrition at MenuTrinfo,LLC As the FDA delays menu labeling yet one more time Claire Willis, the Director of Nutrition for MenuTrinfo, sits for questions to add some clarity mixed in with a little speculation. Restauranteurs are just simply trying to understand what others in the […]

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AllerTrain announces 2017 Food Allergy Awards

AllerTrain announces 2017 Food Allergy Awards

Awards to recognize restaurant and university leaders in food allergy safety standards and training AllerTrain by MenuTrinfo, the leading food allergy and gluten-free training program will recognize outstanding leaders in the foodservice industry through the AllerTrain 2017 Food Allergy Awards. The awards will honor restaurants and universities that are at […]

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17 Things a Restaurant Manager Should Never Do

17 Things a Restaurant Manager Should Never Do

Restaurant managers have a lot of responsibility…and of course, this can be a good thing or a bad thing! If you’d like to avoid making some of the biggest management mistakes, read on to find out what you should never do. 1.  Mistreat employees. If you’re unfair or unkind, it […]

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Meatless Monday to Hold Panel Discussion at International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York

Meatless Monday to Hold Panel Discussion at International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York

Panelists to Discuss “Meatless Promotions Even Die-Hard Carnivores Would Try:  How Foodservice Operators Leverage Meatless Monday” Free registration details below WHO/WHAT The Monday Campaigns, the nonprofit public health organization behind the global Meatless Monday movement, will hold a panel discussion at the International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York. […]

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Fried Chicken Is Taking over the Fast-Food Industry

Fried Chicken Is Taking over the Fast-Food Industry

Forget burgers and fries – there’s a new king of fast food on the rise. The fast-food industry is currently obsessed with fried chicken. Of the 100 biggest restaurant chains in the US, three of the five fastest-growing are chicken concepts. The chicken sector has been the No. 1 category […]

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Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen Acquires Largest Franchisee

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen Acquires Largest Franchisee

Transaction Expands National Footprint by 44 Locations Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen, a full-service restaurant based in Irving, Texas, has completed its acquisition of 44 restaurant locations from Kentucky-based Greer Companies, the company’s largest franchisee. The purchase increases Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen’s corporately-owned restaurants to 139 out of the 164 locations nationwide, adding […]

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AllerTrain gets Allergen Training nod from Montgomery County, MD

AllerTrain gets Allergen Training nod from Montgomery County, MD

AllerTrain receives county approval to provide food allergen and gluten-free training for Montgomery County food service employees. On Nov. 1, city council members in Maryland’s Montgomery County unanimously passed legislation requiring restaurants there to have at least one employee working at all times who has completed an allergy training safety […]

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Meatless Monday Announces Partnership with Matthew Kenney Cuisine

Meatless Monday Announces Partnership with Matthew Kenney Cuisine

Meatless Monday and Matthew Kenney Cuisine are collaborating to help advance the knowledge and enjoyment of plant-based cuisine worldwide, leading to healthier lives and a more sustainable environment. Chefs Matthew Kenney and Scott Winegard are joining Meatless Monday as Chef Ambassadors. Kenney is recognized as a world leader in raw, […]

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How Far Will Fast-Food Restaurants Push Innovation?

How Far Will Fast-Food Restaurants Push Innovation?

At a time when Doritos can serve as the base of a taco shell and Cheetos dust has become a star ingredient, it’s hard to see where fast-food chains will draw the line. The battle for consumers has gotten so intense that simply adding a thicker slice of bacon or […]

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Food Allergy Experts to Gather for Food Allergy Symposium for Industry

Food Allergy Experts to Gather for Food Allergy Symposium for Industry

Sponsored by AllerTrain by MenuTrinfo, event to take place this November in Denver AllerTrain by MenuTrinfo, a leader in food allergy and gluten free training, has announced the launch of its Food Allergy Symposium for Industry (FASI). FASI will bring together leading experts from foodservice brands such as Sodexo, PF […]

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Offer Your Customers Nutritious, Delicious Choices on Mondays – RD Tells How

Offer Your Customers Nutritious, Delicious Choices on Mondays – RD Tells How

Promoting Meatless Monday specials in your restaurant can draw in new clientele and demonstrate to your regular customers that you care about their health. Diana Rice, staff registered dietitian for Meatless Monday, offers simple ways on how restaurants can join the movement. Ms. Rice answers the common questions she receives about […]

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Should I Promote Meatless Monday in My Restaurant and Other FAQs

Should I Promote Meatless Monday in My Restaurant and Other FAQs

By Dana Smith, Director of Restaurant and Chef Partnerships at Meatless Monday At Meatless Monday I spend most of my time reaching out to chefs and restaurateurs inviting them to join the Meatless Monday movement. Asked why, I point to a consumer survey we conducted that revealed two-thirds of respondents […]

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Fusion Digital Paper Releases Educational Waterproof Digital Menu Sample

Fusion Digital Paper Releases Educational Waterproof Digital Menu Sample

Fusion Digital Paper has released a new educational menu sample that is not only a great demonstration tool for restaurant owners, but also helps commercial printers tap into new markets and maximize their digital printing equipment’s capabilities.  Made in the USA and designed for high heat toner production equipment, the […]

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