Food Safety

Food Safety

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HHS, USDA Welcome New Guidelines Promoting Industry

2013-07-31 Health and Human Services secretary Kathleen Sebelius and Agriculture secretary Tom Vilsack commended the Council to Improve Foodborne Outbreak Respon...

NRA, FARE Partner to Create Allergen Awareness Program

2013-07-30 The National Restaurant Association announced the launch of ServSafe Allergensä Online Course, a new online training course from the creators of the h...

FDA Issues Proposed Rules Under FSMA

2013-07-26 FDA issued two proposed rules under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) aimed at strengthening assurances that imported food meets the same safet...

Quiznos Makes Allergies a Priority With New App

2013-07-22 Quiznos added an ‘Interactive Allergy Menu’ tool to its U.S.

MenuTrinfo Makes Allergies Priority with New Training Program

2013-07-09 MenuTrinfo, a provider of nutritional analysis and allergen identification for foodservice operators, has announced the addition of AllerChef to its s...

Top 5 Dirtiest Areas in a Restaurant


Popular user-review websites such as Yelp have put diners in the driver’s seat when it comes to identifying restaurant issues. Contributing more than 39 million reviews, “Yelpers” can make or break a restaurant’s reputation, frequently identifying issues with poor service, food quality, or cleanliness. To help restaurants maintain a positive online reputation, Cintas Corporation released what online reviewers have identified as five of the top dirtiest areas in a restaurant.


Taco Time NW Highlights Local Produce in Summer Items

2013-06-25 Taco Time Northwest, a northwest-based family-owned Mexican quick-service restaurant, is excited to announce the return of its made-to order, hand-tos...

Heinz Offering Ketchup in Pouch Packs

2013-06-19 Heinz Foodservice offers its Heinz Ketchup in #10 Pouch Packs, the most economical way to purchase Heinz Ketchup for back-of-house use.

AllergyEats Becomes an OpenTable Affiliate

2013-06-19 The food allergy community depends on AllergyEats, the leading guide to allergy-friendly restaurants nationwide, to reduce the guesswork and anxiety s...

Burger Lounge Opening 11th California Location

2013-06-17 Burger Lounge, the Southern California fast-casual brand offers 100 percent fresh, single source grass-fed beef and truly healthy salads.