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Traulsen And Hobart Set To Enhance K-12 Lunch Experience With ‘Save...

Celebrating its 80th anniversary, Traulsen is giving schools in all 50 States the chance to “roll the dice” in a series of kitchen equipment giveaways that includes equipment from Traulsen’s school lunch line, as well as food prep and dish washing equipment from Hobart.

Why NYC’s City Council Should Allow Restaurants To Institute Surcharge Structure

NYSRA is very excited about the potential of City Council bill- Intro 823. Allowing restaurants to incorporate a surcharge structure would allow them to offset costs and bring pay equity to their operations.

Fueling the Food Truck Trend with Ventless Kitchen Equipment

Finding the right food truck kitchen equipment can make or break your business venture. At Motion Technology Inc we believe our products make that decision an easy one! Our AutoFry is ventless and also comes in convenient sizes that make it ideal for food truck operations.

Don’t Let It Bug You: How to Find the Right Pest...

Like any other business decision, you should think carefully before choosing an IPM provider. Screening potential providers upfront could be the difference between a seamless experience and an unnecessarily complicated one...
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From Beach to Table: Dining on the East End

Nothing says summer like a weekend, week or season at the Hamptons, New York’s seaside playground. Let’s check out the new and notable Hamptons dining options that will excite your palate from Montauk to Southampton.
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Butterball Foodservice Tradition of Menu Innovation Continues with Gluten Free Turkey Meatball

For the past 60 years, Butterball has been providing great-tasting turkey-based solutions that foodservice operators and their guests have embraced.
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Oneida’s Innovative Plate Envy Tool Disrupts Tabletop Industry

Oneida's new 3D tool Plate Envy will forever change how operators design the dining experience, allowing operators to quickly and seamlessly set their vision on the table with a 3D visualizer.
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Intelligent Automated Processes Are A No-Brainer For Food Industry

The demands, often overwhelming, require a lot of legwork, leaving operators struggling to find time for everything else—from managing employees to maximizing profits. What if a large portion of the things on your to-do list could be solved with automated processes?
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This is How You Can Grow Your Small Business Faster

This is what the most successful companies are doing. Let’s take a closer look at how you can turn your business into a usage brand so that you can grow your small business or startup faster.
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Disruptive Brands Provide Kraft Heinz Springboard With New Innovation

The recently launched Kraft Heinz Springboard program will partner with companies who are disrupting food and drink markets in order to bring exciting new product innovation to supermarket shelves.
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Lasheeda Perry is The Queen of Flavor and Pastry Competitions

Lasheeda Perry has always had a passion for culinary arts and competition, and luckily for her, this love has materialized into a rewarding and ‘sweet’ career.
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Sales Tax Rules Change for Resale of Restaurant-Type Foods

Under New York’s recently passed 2019 Executive Budget, sales of restaurant-type foods, including heated foods and heated beverages, can now be made tax free, provided the sale is for resale – meaning the purchaser intends to resell the prepared food to its customers.
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7 Ways to Spice Up Your Food Safety Training Program

When training is engaging, entertaining, and memorable, it significantly lowers the risk that your restaurant will be the next foodborne illness headline in the national news. You can breathe new life into your food safety program that makes training more impactful with these seven tips.
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Minimizing Your Restaurant’s Risk of Wage and Hour Violations

Did you know that the hospitality industry faces more wage and hour violations than any other industry? These can quickly become financially devastating to any business if action is not taken and the proper layers of protection are not implemented.
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Toast Secures $115 Million in Funding Round Led by T. Rowe Price

Toast, the fastest-growing restaurant management platform in the U.S., today announced $115 million in Series D funding to accelerate investment in research and development, recruit new talent, and expand its global presence.

Crowdfunding As Food Industry Financing?

I have had a few entrepreneurs ask me about financing opportunities for start-ups using crowdfunding platforms since most traditional lenders have very little interest in new foodservice operations.
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Welcome to the official website of Total Food Service. Since 1990, our print magazine has been serving the Metro New York foodservice industry, including restaurants and hospitality operators, chefs, dealers, consultants, commercial kitchen suppliers and food distributors. Now each month, our website also delivers a nationally relevant serving of the latest foodservice news, industry trends and insights, and exclusive interviews.

When it comes to Total Food Service’s monthly print and digital issue, we cover all aspects of the Metro New York foodservice industry from exclusive interviews to the latest foodservice news on products, industry trends, associations, and events. Combined with the national reach of our website and social media channels like Twitter and Facebook, we deliver a package of must read news and information to build your business. For your free monthly subscription, sign-up here.

To learn about advertising opportunities, please view our media kitTotal Food Service is the exclusive resource for communicating your message to key decision-makers at the most influential restaurants and foodservice operations with our print magazine in the Metro New York foodservice marketplace, and with our website nationally. As with any industry tailored to consumer preference, the restaurant and hospitality industry is an ever-changing business that goes through constant reformation. Those trends are also found in the Tri-State’s large Business and Institution market that include Healthcare, Corporate Dining & Colleges. Whether it is hot new restaurants, healthier meals, commercial kitchen renovations, or food trucks popping up on every other city street corner, the Metro New York foodservice industry has always adapted to change in order to satisfy its customers and increase traffic.

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