Food Service

ProChef SmartBrief

Culinary news for smart chefs

ProChef SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Culinary Institute of America

Study: 30% of U.S. shrimp is mislabeled

10/31/2014

  • CBS News
  • Atlantic online, The

Some 30% of 143 shrimp products sold at 111 U.S. stores and restaurants were incorrectly labeled, including farmed species labeled "wild" and aquarium animals included in bags of salad shrimp, accordi… Read More

Restaurant SmartBrief

Restaurant and food service news

Restaurant SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Restaurant Association

Does it pay to buy used equipment?

10/31/2014

Buying used commercial foodservice equipment can save you a bundle in the short term. But is it a good investment? Tackle these 10 questions before deciding whether to buy new or used. Read more. Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

Some Pa. parents object to ban on food treats at Halloween parties

10/31/2014

  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A group of parents in a Pennsylvania school district recently asked the school board to allow students to celebrate Halloween with treats in classroom parties. District officials declined, pointing to… Read More

WFF SmartBrief

Insights and advice for women leading the foodservice industry

WFF SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Women's Food Service Forum

Form and function figure into favorite app choices

10/29/2014

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

Consumers want mobile applications that are both engaging and fast, which means restaurants and brands don't have the luxury of choosing visual appeal over speed or vice versa, writes Olo Vice Preside… 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

Winemaker adapts to succeed in Russian River Valley

10/31/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Theresa Heredia has adapted to a different set of practices at her new post for Gary Farrell at the Vincraft Group in California's Russian River Valley, picking her grapes earlier, fighting gophers in… Read More