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Consumers Ready for Plant-based Protein Menu Items. Are Restaurants?
Nutritionism in Action
By Marion Nestle: Nutritionism is a term coined by the Australian sociologist, Gyorgy Scrinis, and popularized by Michael Pollan. It means reducing the valu...
New Act Would Allow Schools to Serve Whole, and 2% Milk
In 2010, the Obama administration and Congress erred in prohibiting whole milk and 2% from being served in schools. This decision has led to a sharp decline ...
Menuing Healthier Options: No Longer a "One Size Fits All" Approach
By Foodservice Director (FSD): To capitalize on this change, operators should develop menus that align with consumers' evolving eating habits and current hea...
Essential Foodservice Trends for 2019: Most are Wellness Related
From the plant-based revolution, to alternate proteins and beauty through food, Kerry's market research team has identified 13 important North American foods...
The Truth About Eggs: Six Facts About Egg Nutrition and Labeling
Brought to you by The Food Dialogues. By Jessica Fishman Levinson, MS, RDN, CDN
How to Accommodate Vegans and Vegetarians on the Menu
Brought to you by Webrestaurantstore. Learn the difference between vegan and vegetarians, products that meet their needs and get some innovative recipes to a...
Food Claims.. a Natural Part of Selling Foods
An intriguing study describes a new way to view how we make our food choices.
A Strong Food Service Wellness Approach Starts with Training
Building team knowledge and empowering food service employees to deliver wellness solutions with command and confidence is the cornerstone to success. Howeve...
What is Wellness Anyway? And What Does it Mean for Food Service?
Wellness is the new way of looking at health. Gone is the strict dieting and focus on disease management. It’s now about achieving a state of complete physic...
The Advantages of Liberalized Diets To Best Promote Wellness for Seniors
By Culinary Services Group: It’s common for facilities like yours to build meal plans for your residents that prevent and combat diseases. But studies show t...
Learn What the Food Service Wellness Institute is All About!
Our Mission The Food Service Wellness Institute™ exists to advance the field of wellness within the onsite segment of the food service industry through sound...
Introducing the Nation’s First Food Service Wellness Institute and Certification
To Facilitate Healthier Dining in Businesses, Hospitals, Schools, and Senior Living Facilities, we are pleased to announce the official launch of The Food Se...
Government sued over weakening nutrition standards for schools
Trump Administration Rollback of Sodium and Whole Grain School Nutrition Standards Standards Violates Law
NPD Group: The Meaning of Wellness for Manufacturers or Retailers
Wellness. The term is so ubiquitous nowadays that we rarely stop to think about it outside of the context of juicing, yoga, and expensive sweatpants. What do...
How well do you know your ingredients?
To get a small “taste” of what you know, IFIC has come up with the "Test Your Food I.Q. Ingredient Quiz" for you to test your knowledge and learn more about ...
Celebrate National Farm to School
Watch this video to learn how farm to school is making a difference all across the country.
Food Packaging: More Than Just Plastic, Tin or Metal
Packaging — durable, strong and resistant — is one of the many reasons we have a safe food supply: It protects food. It’s also efficient and convenient for t...
New research shows how children want their food served
In addition to being a helping hand for parents, the research can be used to optimise meal programs in schools and meals that are delivered to pupils by exte...
Calorie Counts on Menus have Customers Ordering Less
Bye-bye artichoke dip. Heavyweight appetizers and fatty entrees may not get much love when restaurants list calories on their menus. In a new study, Cornell ...
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