back-of-house food prep

Convenience Store’s Emerging Need for Back of House Technology

While back-of-house is usually a term associated with restaurants, convenience stores are starting to substitute for sit down meals.  Grab and go is becoming a culinary phenomenon-nom (Sorry for the pun – had to). A Technomic survey said that 69% of consumers turn to grab and go foods for “added convenience” with 45% of restaurant […]
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Automated Labeling Facilitates Grab ‘N Go Transparency

Foodservice operators are increasingly embracing grab-and-go prepared food offerings as a convenience for their customers seeking a quick meal or snack solution. To make the customer experience as frictionless and expedient as possible, some operators are posting nutritional information for each grab-and-go item directly on the labels. That saves on-the-run diners from having to search […]
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FDA Approves New Nutrition Fact Label for Packaged Foods

SILVER SPRING, Md., May 20, 2016 (PRNewswire-USNewswire) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday took a major step in making sure consumers have updated nutritional information for most packaged foods sold in the United States, that will help people make informed decisions about the foods they eat and feed their families. “I am […]
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