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Hershel Walker at FARE Conference
Photo by W. Scott Mitchell

NFL great Hershel Walker and Sysco Corp.’s John McIntyre join FARE Conference attendees in setting a world record for the more peanut-butter and jelly sandwiches made in an hour: 39,303.

On brand building, authenticity, sexing up your foodservice offer and more

GRAPEVINE, Texas -- As Winsight’s FARE Conference burst with big ideas, CSP ’s editors distilled the best down to easy-to-digest nuggets, from embracing innovation to sexing up your foodservice offer. Here’s a look at some of the highlights from the conference in Dallas … Insights With Impact Three...

New program aims to get children 'addicted' to healthier food options

VALPARAISO, Ind. -- The Family Express convenience-store chain in Indiana has launched a Free Fruit For Kids program that it hopes will provide healthier food alternatives to children in its market. Under the program launched this month, any child 12 years old or younger can grab a banana, pear or...

Two sizes, 50 toppings available

YORK, Pa. -- Rutter’s Farm Stores has rolled out a new fresh-baked, made-to-order pizza program. Customers can choose from two different sizes, an 8-inch personal pizza or a 16-inch family pizza, and they can choose from among 50 toppings. Personal pizzas, including breakfast varieties, will be...

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