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The Service in Food Service

With the exception of preparation, I can think of no other food service activity that receives as much scrutiny and examination as service. There is no question that its execution—good or bad—can affect an operation almost to the same degree as the quality of the preparation...

HMG Announces Hospitality Industry Awards Ceremony, HX: The Awards To Debut...

Hospitality Media Group (HMG) has announced that its new hospitality industry awards program, HX: The Awards, will kick-off HX: The Hotel Experience this November in New York City.

Proper Handwashing Is Key In Preventing Restaurant Illness

Teaching and enforcing proper handwashing in restaurants is a vital step towards preventing illness. Improper handwashing isn’t just gross, it’s also dangerous.

Monthly Maintenance Know-How with Malachy Parts & Service

While restaurant owners spend a lot of time thinking about equipment purchases, the monthly maintenance needs of that equipment are often an afterthought — until that piece of equipment goes down.
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Cyber Insurance Policy: Your Recipe for Data Breach Response

In today’s society, data breaches are inevitable for all businesses in all industries. If you've been hacked, even with a cyber insurance policy, you will want to engage a trusted insurance advisor as quickly as possible, to address the attack in its entirety.
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A Series of Unfortunate Vents

The story you are about to read is true. The names have been changed to project the innovative. My name’s Fry-Day. Grill Sergeant Joe Fry-Day.

Do Food And Beverage Companies Really Know The Source of Their Profitability?

A large food company recently inquired about the profitability of each of its distribution channels. It was considering expanding further into food service versus its club store business and wanted to know if it was a wise decision.

Food Allergy Services Form Partnership To Benefit Restaurants

AllergyEats and Gipsee announced a new partnership that will enable restaurants to effectively highlight themselves to the food allergy community by broadcasting their use of Interactive Allergen Menus onto online platforms.
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StarChefs Amp Up Program for 2018 International Chefs Congress

StarChefs recently dropped the full presenter lineup for its 2018 International Chefs Congress, October 21st to 23rd at the Brooklyn Expo Center. This year, the program is defined by the theme “Cooking with Respect: Better People, Better Food.”
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PA Firm Uses Interleavers To Automate Pizza Dough Production

Interleavers are automated, high-speed machines designed to dispense sheets of wax paper or plastic film under food products for portion/inventory control and sanitary handling before final packaging.
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Boom, Bust or Bubble?

Everyone seems happy about the economic boom, so when will the big drop come? Most financial types agree that we are overdue for a “correction”, so what do you see in your crystal ball?
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Les Amis d’Escoffier Society Of NY To Honor Michael Lomonaco At Gala

The Les Amis d’Escoffier Society of New York will be presenting chef Michael Lomonaco with this years’ 2018 Chef of the Year Award.
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Finding the Best Commercial Dishwasher for Your Restaurant

The best commercial dishwasher will become the heart of your kitchen, giving life to all of the other functions of your restaurant or business. Not only does it ensure that you have a steady supply of clean utensils and dishes to use, it is important for food hygiene...

Food & Beverage Industry Most Affected By Multi-Localism Per A.T. Kearney Study

The study provides a richly researched background for why these changes are necessary. It then makes the case for why companies cannot afford to disregard the actions necessary to bring them into what the authors dub “the age of multi-localism.”
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Jacques Pépin, Carla Hall, Christina Tosi Among Eight Culinary Greats to Predict Trends

Simplicity was the message from the fourth annual The Next Big Bite trends event presented October 1 by Les Dames d’Escoffier New York (LDNY). The event, held at The New York Law School, paired lauded culinary experts with rising stars in four one-on-one conversations...

WorkJam Debuts Portfolio Of Retention Tools For Tri-State Restaurant and Hospitality Operators

WorkJam CEO Steven Kramer and his team offer an employee engagement application that is perfect for today’s hourly workforce. As a digital workplace platform, Kramer focuses on organizations that employ many non-desk workers.
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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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