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Block Grants: Potential Impact on the National School Lunch Program

The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) has been an important source of nutrition for public school children and has provided business opportunities to the...

Written by SmartSense | May 22, 2018

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Food Safety

Who’s to Blame for Foodborne Illness? The Case of Fareway Foods

As we all know, outbreaks of foodborne illness have become newsroom fodder throughout the last few years. They make great headlines: Everyone eats, and most everyone eats prepared foods. It’s no wonder the public takes great interest in following these stories.

Written by SmartSense | May 1, 2018

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Introducing SmartSense - Our New Name and New Brand

We are Excited to Announce Our New Name: SmartSense

Written by SmartSense | April 12, 2018

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Learn From Chipotle’s Mistakes: Proactive Food Safety for QSRs

When Chipotle opened its first restaurant in Denver almost 25 years ago, it set the standard for the modern Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) model. But what really distinguished the chain was its innovative mission, “Food With Integrity,” that tapped into the rising consumer demand for healthy, fresh, locally sourced food.

Written by SmartSense | February 13, 2018

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Norovirus at the Olympics Brings Food Safety Center Stage

The highly contagious winter stomach bug, norovirus, has hit the Olympic Village in Pyeongchang. With the Olympics set to start this week, hundreds of staff members are being quarantined to their rooms to be tested for the virus and prevent the spread of the illness to the athletes and other individuals in the village.

Written by SmartSense | February 8, 2018

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The Top 11 Restaurant Innovations for 2018

Do you have any goals to make your company more innovative? Why not start with a technology upgrade? Thanks to social media (think Yelp and Instagram), customers have integrated technology into their dining experience—and they love it.

Written by SmartSense | January 17, 2018

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TempAlert's Top Food Safety Articles of 2017

2017 has been a busy year for restaurants and food retail! From outbreaks, recalls, acquisitions, and new regulations, the need for a strict food safety plan has never been higher. This year, many of the final FSMA laws went into effect, and even more are set to roll out in 2018.

Written by SmartSense | December 26, 2017

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Keep Your Customers Happy Over the Holidays With Safely Prepared Foods

Holiday season traditionally meant home-cooked dinners — you know, Grandma’s braised brisket or Mom’s roast turkey with all the trimmings. This tradition is still alive for many households, but, as recent research data shows, times are changing. Busy and kitchen-phobic consumers are turning to supermarkets to prepare their holiday dinners with more frequency, from Christmas and Hanukkah to New Year’s Eve.

Written by SmartSense | December 20, 2017

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Food Safety

This Year, Give Your Consumers the Gift of Food Safety

’Tis the season for holiday cheer, decorations, and, of course, presents. What better gift can be given than beautiful assortments of food? Giving food as holiday gifts has grown in popularity over the years, but ordering and delivering food as gifts introduces some food safety concerns. Is your business prepared to safely handle the influx of holiday orders this season?

Written by SmartSense | December 14, 2017

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