From: FoodService Director magazine [FoodService_Director_magazine@idealmdia.net]
Sent: Wednesday, September 06, 2006 3:15 PM
To: Parla, Charles
Subject: September 2006 Connections
NESTLÉ WATER'S GO PLAY! PROGRAM
Nestlé Waters will launch its Nestlé Pure Life Go Play!, a redemption program, this fall.

GENERAL MILLS SCHOOL SWEEPSTAKES
General Mills Bakeries & Foodservice will give away two $20,000 cash prizes to school foodservice operators to use toward remodeling.

Chicken Buying Smarts
The ever-popular chicken nugget comes in a variety of breadings.

Turkey Steps Up to the Plate
Customers say they're ready for turkey--but do you have it?

Big Birds
When it comes to chickens, bigger isn't necessarily better.

EGG BOARD MEDITERRANEAN GUIDE
The American Egg Board has created an international recipes merchandising guide.

UNILEVER REWARDS POINTS
Offer your customers combos using Knorr, Hellmann's and Wish-Bone products and earn Foodservice Reward points.

GENERAL MILLS REWARDS GIVEAWAY
General Mills has expanded the number of products redeemable for Foodservice Rewards points.

DOLE FRUIT REBATES
Dole Packaged Foods announces two immediate opportunities for substantial savings on Dole fruit products.

KNORR CULINARY GUIDE
The new Knorr culinary guide is filled with creative recipe ideas to add excitement to your fall menus.

VEAL RECIPES
Operators are discovering that a classic veal chop can ignite menu creativity and add value to the bottom line.

SMUCKER'S FOODSERVICE WEB SITE
The J.M. Smucker Co. recently launched a foodservice Web site offering information on the Smucker Foodservice Family of Brands.
>> A LA CARTE
>> ALADDIN TEMP-RITE
>> ALLEN CANNING COMPANY
>> AMERICAN EGG BOARD
>> ARDEA BEVERAGES
>> BARBER FOODS
>> BARILLA, AMERICA
>> BIGTRAY.COM
>> BUSH BROTHERS & CO.
>> CAMPBELL SOUP CO.
>> COOPER-ATKINS
>> DANNON
>> EAGLE GROUP
>> FISHERY PRODUCTS INTL.
>> GENERAL MILLS
>> HAPPY CHEF UNIFORMS
>> HOBART
>> J&J SNACK FOODS
>> KELLOGG'S
>> KRAFT FOODSERVICE
>> LAMB WESTON
>> MISSION FOODSERVICE
>> PINNACLE FOODS
>> PRECISION FOODS
>> RECKITT BENCKISER
>> SCHWANS FOODSERVICE
>> SUNNYFRESH
>> TRUE LEMON/TRUE LIME
>> TYSON FOODS
>> UNILEVER FOODSOLUTIONS
>> VOLLRATH COMPANY
MenuDirections Conference Set for 2007

FoodService Director has set the dates and location for its fifth annual MenuDirections Conference, the non-commercial foodservice market's premier event for foodservice operators and menu planners in all segments.

MenuDirections will be held in Phoenix at the Sheraton Crescent Hotel from Sunday, March 25 to Tuesday, March 27, 2007. It's the only conference focusing exclusively on menu development in colleges, healthcare, schools and corporate dining.

Mark your calendar today! For pre-registration details, call Kate Grantham at (312) 456-8816. And watch for additional details in FSD and at www.FSDmag.com.


FSD Links With Catersource 2007

FoodService Director is once again co-sponsoring the Catersource Annual Conference & Tradeshow. Details: Jan. 28-Feb. 1, 2007--Rio Hotel, Las Vegas.

Non-commercial attendees using a special promotion code--FSD07--will receive $50 off the regular Catersource tuition rate of $789. Past attendees receive an additional 5% discount, while discounts are also available for multiple attendees from the same location (5% for two people, 10% for three, 25% for four or more, 30% for 10 or more).

Visit catersource.com for more information. Click here to see details on the Catersource/FSD Mystery Box Challenge.
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