78 Results for "Discover"

How Google Serves as a Guide to Manage Substantial Change in the Foodservice Industry

The foodservice industry is at a tipping point of massive change that is coming over the next five years and will dramatically affect how manufacturers, operators and distributors conduct business for decades to come. At IFMA’s 53rd Annual Presidents Conference, one executive from Google will provide insights on how the tech leader has reacted to rapid change, and the importance of anticipating transformation.

Posted by October 05, 2015
Tagged in: Presidents Conference, Foodservice Leaders, Connect, Discover, Manufacturer Members

Operator/Manufacturer Collaboration Model (OCM): Relationship Pyramid

Over the course of 2014, more than 30 leading chains and IFMA members, in conjunction with The Partnering Group (TPG), worked to develop a best practice model in manufacturer/chain collaboration called the Operator/Manufacturer Collaboration Model (OCM). In our third installment of the OCM Process, learn about the structural cornerstone of the OCM: the Relationship Pyramid.

Posted by IFMA January 30, 2015
Tagged in: COEX, Discover, Foodservice Operators, Manufacturer Members, Foodservice Supply Chain, Operator Collaboration

Transforming the Foodservice Industry with Insights-Driven Decision Making

Insights-Driven Decision Making is paramount to overcoming a key challenge foodservice manufacturers face when they do not know how markets are trending, where their products are being used, and how their competitors are reacting. This is also a key area of focus for SupplyTrack, a revolutionary new product offered by The NPD Group, which helps bring big value to companies and the industry when combined with Foodservice Full Plate™ Category Management best practices

Posted by IFMA October 31, 2014
Tagged in: Discover, Foodservice Innovation, New Product Development, Foodservice Category Management, Foodservice Distributor

Walk a Mile in Your Customers’ Shoes

Foodservice Immersion™ is a perfect complement to IFMA's Foodservice Fundamentals Fast Track program. Not only do you take away the big picture but you'll gain a profound understanding of what it's like to be in your operator customers' shoes.  

Posted by Laura MacPhail, Foodservice Immersion July 18, 2013
Tagged in: Discover, Foodservice Fundamentals, Foodservice Training

Washington Insights - Julia Bauscher Talks about the Healthy and Hunger-Free Kids Act

Did you miss July's Washington Insights call? Julia Bauscher, Director, School and Community Nutrition Services for Jefferson County Public Schools (KY), incoming President, School Nutrition Association (SNA) and 2013 Silver Plate Winner was our guest speaker.

Posted by IFMA
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Washington Insights, Connect, Discover