General SessionLocation: Smith Ballroom at Morris Inn
Hear about the unique approach of delivery company All Day Kitchens and how it leverages technology and a focus on the fundamentals with the aim to “make digital, delivery and takeout better—for everyone involved.
In today’s competitive environment, it’s not just a matter of winning over customers, but employees and potential hires, too. This session will explore several tactics foodservice brands are using to foster loyalty among their customer bases as well as their teams.
Culinary Workshops (choose 1 of 2)Location: McKenna Hall
Don't miss this session that will give you insider intel on how to plus up your menu with pulses! You'll see (and taste!) firsthand how to menu these health powerhouses to maximize flavor and nutrition impact. We'll share background on what exactly pulses are, how they're grown and what makes them deliciously versatile, affordable, and sustainable. Chef Hayley will also be cooking up some easy (and tasty) inspiration for how to “Pulse Up” your breakfasts, bringing plant-based protein power to your morning menus along with ideas that showcase pulses' versatility across dayparts and cuisines.
At Smithfield Culinary, our generational insights will help you best appeal to the needs of current customers and expand to prospective ones. Each generation is known for having distinct fashion and music styles. But did you know each also has unique dining habits? Whether driven by affinity for technology or important life milestones, each age group can be served with different offerings. Join us to learn more and see some recipes that appeal to specific generations that you serve in your operation.
Closing General SessionLocation: Smith Ballroom at Morris Inn
Post-pandemic, driving traffic with enticing menu items will be essential for operators in all segments. In this presentation, we will uncover menu tactics and trends that are helping drive sales and generate buzz with various demographics, while looking at predictive menu trends on the horizon to help you plan for years to come.