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Eat with your Eyes – Food Photography and Menu Publishing

Ever wonder what a picture can do for your cafeteria?

Visuals are everywhere in the fast paced world we live in today, and they can make or break your marketing efforts in the cafeteria. Districts across the nation are using menu publishing tools to market their cafeteria offerings and increase participation. Photographs are a huge tool […]

By |April 8th, 2017|Blog, Fun, General, Technology|0 Comments

Celebrate Be Kind Day on March 9

After encountering a lack of inclusiveness from children at school, Colin’s mother Jennifer posted an appeal on Facebook which has since went viral. In 2014, Jennifer asked America to become one of “Colin’s Friends” and wish him a happy birthday. Since then, over 80,000 cards and gifts poured into their local post office for Colin…and they keep coming […]

By |March 8th, 2017|Blog, Fun|1 Comment

Students Hop on a Blender Bike to Create Their Own Smoothies

Perhaps you’ve heard of some schools implementing bicycle desks – the FitDesks with built-in pedals designed to keep students active while also helping “work off some of the nervous energy that can keep them from focusing in the classroom.” But students at Mary A. White Elementary are using bikes in a new way that engages […]

By |February 20th, 2017|Blog, Fun, Nutrition|2 Comments

Happy Holidays (And Free Software) From Our Family To Yours!

Holiday breaks are here, and we can all breathe a sigh of relief!
When the season passes and a new year stands in front of us, there are a lot of things we’ll have to confront, manage and execute within our program- good and bad.
Some of you may even have Administrative Reviews coming up, some of […]

By |December 21st, 2016|Blog, Fun, Operations|0 Comments

Celebrating Halloween and the Fall Harvest in Your Child Nutrition Program

With October comes cooler temperatures, pumpkins, corn mazes, hay rides…and Halloween! This holiday is celebrated across the country, with scary movies, trick-or-treating, haunted houses, and costume parties. With all the games, decorations and candy that any student could dream of, it’s no wonder that kids love celebrating Halloween. Celebrating this special holiday in your child […]

By |October 26th, 2016|Blog, Fun|0 Comments

How To: Host a Successful Taste Test in Your Child Nutrition Program

So…you want to introduce a new food into your child nutrition program, but you’re not quite sure how to do it. It’s a gamble, when you really think about it. Maybe you’ll add a new food or dish to your serving line and the kids will really love it! Or…maybe you’ll add that food to […]

By |October 21st, 2016|Blog, Fun, Operations|2 Comments

Eat Your Greens! How to Get Kids Excited About Veggies

Since the beginning of time, parents and child nutrition professionals alike have struggled to get children to eat their vegetables. All kinds of tactics have been employed in order for children to understand the importance of veggies in their diet. They see brightly-colored charts signifying which foods make up a healthy plate, they get stickers […]

By |October 20th, 2016|Blog, Fun, Operations|0 Comments

Catching Up With PrimeroEdger, “Chey Tri”

This blog post may be a little different than most of our posts about child nutrition; this post is instead about a recent occurrence that has directly affected PrimeroEdge. If you follow our company on any of our social media outlets, you may remember seeing a post two months ago about one of our employees […]

By |October 10th, 2016|Blog, Fun|0 Comments

Now Seeking Guests for Our Halloween-Themed Podcast!

Do you tune in to PEP Talks, the PrimeroEdge podcast? In this bi-weekly podcast, the PrimeroEdge content team dishes out a full serving of child nutrition news. In the spirit of fall, and with Halloween just around the corner, we want to share with our listeners some creative and fun ways to celebrate this holiday in your […]

By |September 26th, 2016|Blog, Fun|0 Comments

Lessons Learned from My First ANC

Last week at the School Nutrition Association’s 70th Annual National Conference in San Antonio, Texas, SNA President Jean Ronnei, SNS shared the organization’s newest tagline: “Feeding Bodies, Fueling Minds™”. And after attending my very first ANC, there’s no doubt in my mind that this is the perfect phrase to sum up what child nutrition professionals […]

By |July 19th, 2016|Blog, Fun|2 Comments