food costs

PMA Appoints New Foodservice Board

New foodservice Board Chairman Mikel Weber, vice president of eastern operations for Golden Corral Corporation, Raleigh, NC, heads a 16-member board that...

What makes a great manager?

All five of these pros have become top restaurant managers. And here’s why.

In those 34 years, the amount of chicken that consumers ate increased from 27.4 pounds per person to 59.2 pounds of boneless, edible weight. The USDA noted...

Although most operators order cheese by name, there are specific categories that the dairy industry uses to describe cheeses for foodservice buyers.

A yearlong review of weekend business at Nacional 27 in Chicago showed that many tables for four were seated with just two diners.

I am happy to be working with the staff of ID Access on providing distributors, manufacturers, and associations with articles that I am hopeful all will find...

Like other commodities, the laws of supply and demand go a long way in determining beef prices.

"The President's agriculture budget provides important resources for farmers and ranchers, while doing our part to avoid passing on the deficit to our...

To feed Americans’ never-ending appetite for beef, the cattle industry is making new and underutilized cuts more available to restaurateurs.

We've rooted around beneath the sales reps, the pricing strategies and the cost structures of foodservice distributors to see how things really work.