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With sustainability now a top trend this year, it could be time for all restaurants to incorporate environment-friendly practices into their business plans.
As restaurants race toward trends the Millennial generation embraces, enviromentally- and animal-friendly initiatives are picking up speed.
By "going green" Sarpino's not only improves its standing with customers, but the brand is able to stay consistent with its gourmet image.
Even though going green may cost more than conventional items, consumers are willing to pay more for the opportunity; for them it is not an indulgence but a necessity.
NYC pizzeria has embraced "green" from the toppings to the restaurant to the box.
Green Restaurant Association CEO discusses growth in environmentally-friendly efforts throughout the past few years.
Cultivate and grow your plants according to USDA organic certification guidelines to maximize the marketing and great taste appeal of these plants.
Build good pizza and they will come -- even the U.S. President.
If you've ever spent time at college, or even crashed for a weekend in a friend's dorm, you'll know that students love their pizza. Case in point, one resourceful student at the University of Maine, with enrollment of 11,500 students,...
Customers not only prefer restaurants that embrace eco-friendly elements, they're also starting to expect such efforts.
After a decade of intense meat worship, chefs are procuring, preparing and serving vegetables with the same love and attention they previously reserved for Ossabaw pork or grass-fed marrow bones. If you're not vegetarian or carnivore, what are you? The...
Jim Anglin, product manager at Henny Penny, talks about the Kitchen Innovation Award-winning PriMelt oil converter.
Green, gluten-free among focuses of annual show.
Four steps that pizza operators can take to stay on trend.
We hear the term local tossed around pretty loosely nowadays. While it's popping up on just about everything with a price tag (local business, locally owned, locally operated, locally whatever), there is no place more popular to tout the term local than in food. And with good reason.
The first time I heard Richard Young – the director of education for Pacific Gas and Electric’s Food Service Technology Center – say, "You want to save on refrigeration? Just remember 4 on the door," it instantly sunk in. This...
In the second part of his series, Naked Pizza's Jeff Leach describes how his chain defines a healthier pizza, without going organic.
On one day in 2008, more than a half-million volunteers in 100 countries collected 11.4 million items of trash along the world’s waterways. What were the top two items collected? They were cigarettes/filters at 28% and plastic bags at 12%...
These $1-saving habits will automatically put thousands of dollars back into chain restaurants.
As I travel the country, I see more and more operators, universities, airports and hotels collecting recyclables and compostables. If you’re planning new stores – or renovating existing ones – think about how collection of recyclable or compostable items could...