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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Why You Should Consider a School Food Truck for Your Florida District

Posted by Kevin Eaton on Sep 25, 2017 1:00:56 PM

We've had many discussions about student participation and have created numerous blog posts on how to help improve it in Florida school nutrition programs, but one thing we haven't talked about is the school food truck and why you should consider it.

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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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A Walk-In Refrigeration Resource for Florida School Nutrition Programs

Posted by Kevin Eaton on Jul 17, 2017 11:00:00 AM

Maximize efficiency and safety in your Florida school nutrition program with walk-in refrigeration from Thermo-Kool and service from Eaton Marketing. And implement award-winning technology in the process.

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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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