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The Rise of Food Customization

In the foodservice industry, food customization has become the latest rage.

Rather than picking the perfect meal from a massive menu, many restaurants prefer to walk you through the food customization process.

Today’s consumers (we’re looking at you, millennials and Gen Z) want food items that are fresh, creative and made just for them. In fact, more […]

By |August 15th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Back to School: How to Manage the Stress

It’s back-to-school season, which means many people working in school food service are dealing with a lot of stress. There are eligibility applications rolling in, new students to deal with, and busy schedules all around. Managing your stress is especially important during this time so that you don’t get overwhelmed and you can perform your […]

By |August 8th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

State Agency User Group Meeting

Join PrimeroEdge at the inaugural State Agency User Group Meeting in Westminster, Colorado on Monday, September 11. This meeting, which takes place the day before the Child Nutrition Access and Accountability through Technology (CNAAT) National Training, will bring State agency personnel from across the country together to network with peers and learn more about the […]

By |August 7th, 2017|Event, State Agency|0 Comments

The Various Stages of Back to School: The Child Nutrition Edition

If you work in child nutrition (and your district doesn’t participate in summer feeding), summer is a time of relaxation, time with family and friends, and a break from the office or kitchen. After closing up the month of July, we know that August – and the madness that we call “back to school” […]

By |July 28th, 2017|Blog, Fun|0 Comments

PEP Talks | 031 | Advice for Eating

Melissa Hawthorne, MS, RD, LD, CDE of Advice for Eating shares the state of child nutrition, her dedication to nutrition education and how to get kids excited about adopting healthy lifestyle choices.

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By |July 27th, 2017|Blog, Podcast|0 Comments

ANC 2017 Recap

Things may be bigger in Texas, but this year’s School Nutrition Association’s Annual National Conference (SNA) in Atlanta might have been the biggest yet. More exhibitors, bigger booths, and a surprise speaker – Sonny Perdue.

Closing out the conference was none other than Sonny Perdue, the former Governor of Georgia and current U.S. Secretary of Agriculture […]

By |July 24th, 2017|Blog, Fun|0 Comments

It’s Back to School – Who Are You Calling?

Get to know the faces on the other end of the phone line. The PrimeroEdge Customer Care Team stays plenty busy year-round, but back-to-school is an especially hectic time of year. From creating and resolving support cases, troubleshooting on the spot, and answering parent’s SchoolCafé inquiries (all the while providing great customer service), our Customer […]

By |July 12th, 2017|Blog, Fun|0 Comments

USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue Speaks on School Lunch at ANC

Wednesday, July 12 marked the last day of the School Nutrition Association’s 2017 Annual National Conference (ANC) in Atlanta, Georgia.

The agenda lined up as expected, until a blast from SNA alerted members that Sonny Perdue, the former Governor of Georgia, and current U.S. Secretary of Agriculture under the Trump administration, would be speaking as a part of […]

By |July 12th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Breakfast in the Classroom? Try Breakfast in the Hallway.

We all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and that’s why breakfast in the classroom programs are becoming more popular around the country. Irving ISD in Texas has taken it to the next level with their “Beyond the Cafeteria” initiative. They introduced hallway buffet carts and grab-and-go carts for breakfast, rather […]

By |July 5th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

PEP Talks | 030 | All Things ANC

Sara Kilkenny, Director of Meetings (SNA) and Jeremy West, Conference Chair and CSNA President stop by to give us a sneak peek at all of the fun in store for school nutrition professionals at ANC 2017 in Atlanta.

Attending?

Be sure to stop by BOOTH 2126 to check out the latest and greatest from PrimeroEdge.

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By |June 27th, 2017|Blog, Podcast|0 Comments