What Happens When School Lunch No Longer Looks Like School Lunch?

Posted by Kevin Eaton on Oct 12, 2017 7:22:14 AM

There’s never been anything glamorous about waiting in the lunch line at school. What if that could change? What if eating school lunch was cool again? It turns out, it’s all in the design and equipment. 

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The Importance of the School Cafeteria Serving Line

Posted by Kevin Eaton on Aug 31, 2017 2:55:32 PM

How do you make nutritious meals that students want to eat? How do you use the actual cafeteria space to entice students? How can you accomplish these things on a limited budget? One critical component to answering these questions and more relates to the importance of the school cafeteria serving line.

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Case Study: Increasing Participation in a Florida School Cafeteria by 25 Percent

Posted by Eaton Marketing on Jun 29, 2017 7:00:00 AM

One of the biggest challenges faced by school nutrition directors throughout Florida is the ability to increase student participation. By increasing participation, schools can create additional revenue, have a greater nutritional influence on students, and even keep students safer by encouraging them to stay on campus.

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A Look at Some of Florida's Best School Cafeteria Designs

Posted by Kevin Eaton on Apr 12, 2017 11:21:00 PM

School cafeterias are a central part of every Florida school, whether it's an elementary school, middle school, or high school. A successful school nutrition program depends on revenue that comes from student participation, and one way to help ensure it is to provide an enticing environment in which to display and serve food.

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Why You Should Consider Grab-n-Go in Your School's Foodservice Operations

Posted by Eaton Marketing on Apr 6, 2017 3:20:52 PM

 

Breakfast and lunch are important times in any Florida school cafeteria. This is when school nutrition operators need to increase participation, provide nutritional value, create happier students, and ultimately drive revenue for the operation. With grab-n-go options, these objectives are a little easier to achieve.

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See an LTI Cafeteria Rescue in a Pinellas High School

Posted by Eaton Marketing on May 18, 2015 4:26:10 PM

At 1 p.m. on Friday, the cafeteria at Eastlake High School in Tarpon Springs, Florida looked like your typical school cafeteria that hadn't been upgraded in years. It was dull and shabby and looked more like an assembly line floor than a place to eat lunch. Staff members were uninspired to serve good food, and students were less willing to eat it.

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