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Cut Costs in Your SNP With These Money-Saving Tips – Part 2

A few weeks ago, I shared four money-saving tips for school nutrition programs to cut operational costs. Today, I’d like to share a few more in the second installment of “Cut Costs in Your SNP with These Money-Saving Tips”.

Trim the menu.
Sometimes menu items just aren’t selling – and that’s okay. Trial and error, right? It […]

By |April 17th, 2017|Blog, Operations|0 Comments

SchoolCafé: Go Mobile with Online Apps – A PrimeroEdge Webbie

Maybe you joined us for our first “unveiling” of SchoolCafé – the innovative mobile app designed to connect parents and students with their cafeterias. Since then, SchoolCafé has been updated to serve you even better! SchoolCafé makes it easier than ever for parents to apply for eligibility benefits from their mobile devices, and assists child nutrition […]

By |April 13th, 2017|Event|0 Comments

Georgia SNA 2017 Annual Conference

If you’re a child nutrition professional in Georgia, you won’t want to miss the Georgia School Nutrition Association’s 62nd Annual Conference. This year’s conference, with the theme of “Georgia Grown: A Peach to the Beach”, will take place April 20 – 22, 2017 in Jekyll Island, GA.

Be sure to check out “Laugh & Learn: Bridging […]

By |April 5th, 2017|Event|0 Comments

There Are No Free Lunches in America

The myth of Free Lunch is pervasive in America.

So much so, that the idea that the federal government will always “take care of the children” gives us all a false sense of security. For parents, their security comes from thinking their child won’t go hungry at school. For professionals in the industry, their security comes from […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Blog, Operations|0 Comments

An Outsider Looking In

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Last year, I visited a local school district’s food-service production kitchen and cafeteria in Houston, Texas. PrimeroEdge values the opportunity to tour sites and learn first-hand the trials and tribulations our users face on a day-to-day basis. These visits provide a wealth of knowledge by experiencing the sights, sounds, and smells of school cafeterias to […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Blog, Fun, Nutrition|0 Comments

Legislative Action Conference 2017

If you want to make a difference in school nutrition, LAC is a great place to start! Join PrimeroEdge at the School Nutrition Association’s 45th Legislative Action Conference from April 2-4, 2017 in Washington, D.C. This premiere legislative gathering of school foodservice supporters allows you to “hear from Washington insiders, compelling keynote speakers, representatives from […]

By |March 21st, 2017|Event|0 Comments

The Melting Pot of Your Cafeteria – A PrimeroEdge Webbie

With constant evolution of your cafeteria’s demographic, are you marketing your message effectively? In this webbie, you’ll learn how to build an effective marketing and communication strategy custom-tailored to serve your unique audience. You’ll also take home the tools necessary to deliver unified messaging across multiple cultural, communication and language barriers to prevent your cafeteria’s melting […]

By |March 20th, 2017|Event|0 Comments

PASBO 62nd Annual Conference and Exhibits

Join PrimeroEdge for the 62nd Annual Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officials Conference and Exhibits. This event will take place March 21 – 24, 2017 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh. This conference’s annual sessions will address critical school finance issues designed to “control current costs, reduce future liabilities, generate additional dollars […]

By |March 17th, 2017|Event|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

Cut Costs in Your SNP with These Money-Saving Tips – Part 1

It’s no secret that school nutrition programs across the country must operate on tight budgets. It’s absolutely incredible to me how, with extremely limited funding, school nutrition programs still find a way to serve healthy and delicious meals to the future of America day in and day out. We’ve shared plenty of blogs in the […]

By |March 3rd, 2017|Blog, Operations|0 Comments