Episode 41 – BBQ Season & Google My Business

In this episode there’s info about our inventory additions for the week, Google advice to grow your business, and we’ve got BBQ on the brain! Joining us for our discussion on how you can use Google to help grow traffic to your restaurant we’ve got a special guest, foodservice operator and social media guru, Katrina Petersen. National Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Day was April 20th. For this week’s foodie fact, we’re asking – When was Pineapple Upside-Down cake first popularized in American culture? The answer at the end of the podcast…

Episode 40 – Tips for Outdoor Dining Spaces

Get your outdoor dining space ready for hungry patrons looking to take advantage of al fresco dining opportunities. In this week’s episode we’ve got tips to help keep your outdoor dining space pest free, an update on our 2018 food show, this week’s new products and foodie headlines.

Episode 39 – A Simple Equation to Maximize Success

In this week’s episode we’re talking about the “who, what, why and how” important to success. Plus, we’ve got this week’s new products and there’s lobster news in the literary world. What is the most popular non-chocolate Easter candy? Bonus points for how many of them are sold during the Easter season. The answer in this week’s episode!

Video: Eggs Benedict for a Crowd

Bon Appétit has approached every element of the classic eggs Benedict recipe to optimize it for a crowd. Poaching eggs in advance. A hollandaise that will stay luscious for hours. A tray of perfectly toasted, buttery muffins. Yep—it’s all here. This recipe comes together in under an hour and much of it can be prepped in advance.

Know Your Chicken Tenders

What is more tempting than crispy breading with juicy, white meat chicken? Not much. Breaded tenders and tenderloins are easy to handle and available in a variety of flavors and sizes making them a favorite among foodservice customers everywhere. Here’s a handy guide to understanding your options when it comes to chicken “tenders!”

SURFLEX® Oven & Grill Cleaner

Maintaining high standards of cleanliness with the flat iron grill in your restaurant or convenience store can be a challenging task. However, doing so will help you stand out with improved performance and appearance. Make maintaining clean cook tops more a bigger priority and a less demanding task with SURFLEX® Oven & Grill Cleaner!

The Mayo Mix-In Tool

Looking for inspiration? Lime? Saffron? Sure! Mix it up any way you like! Find the perfect mayonnaise flavor combination for your sandwiches and signature dishes in our downloadable “Mayo Mix-In” tool.

Lobster Mac & Cheese, To-Go!

Upscale dining meets New England down-home in this undeniable crowd pleaser. Featuring two widely popular ingredients, this dish perfectly merges rich sweet lobster meat with the savory contrast of white cheddar mac and cheese.

NEW: Bake & Joy Clean Label Brownie Batter!

Double chocolate gourmet brownie batter, made even better by using simpler ingredients. Kitchen Cupboard™ Clean Label Double Chocolate Gourmet Brownie Batter is so easy to use and made with simple, wholesome ingredients you would and in your own kitchen cupboards! Ideal for fresh baked brownies anytime! Create signature bar cookies or so scooped brownie cookies […]

Heroic Hams

Dennis Paper & Food Service stocks a wide assortment of hams, making it easy to bring the premium quality, irresistible flavor and tenderness ham lovers desire to your menu. Our hams are available in a variety of sizes and options, including bone-in and boneless, so you can select just the right fit for your operation.

Breakfast & Brunch Trends

The breakfast landscape is changing as competition for share of the morning-stomach heats up and operators innovate with new, unique ingredients and all-day breakfast programs. There is also opportunity to drive breakfast sales with premium to-go options for morning meals during the week, innovative and indulgent dishes on the weekend, and the growing popularity of brunch.

Beef, The nutrition customers want and the taste they love.

When it comes to beef and your health, your customers can rest easy knowing that along with being delicious, beef contains important nutrients they need. In just one 3 oz. cooked serving, they’re getting 10 essential nutrients, including about half their daily value for protein!

Custom Whoopie Pie Filling

With a few simple add-ins and a little creativity, you can create a tasty variety of whoopie pie filling flavors. Here are a few examples of quick and popular filling flavors!

Wicked Strong Cleaners

Wicked Strong makes purposeful products. Their cleaners are low foaming, fast acting and yes, wicked strong! Their recycling process turns used cooking oil into biodiesel and powerful, non-toxic cleaners while generating near-zero waste. Making Wicked Strong products tough on grime and easy on the environment.

19 Sales-Boosting Strategies for Coffee, Tea & Cocoa

It’s hard to imagine a beverage menu without coffee and tea. These hardworking staples can be served hot or iced, no matter the season or weather, and throughout the day, from breakfast to between meals to after dinner. As ubiquitous as they are, however, there are still plenty of ways to boost the sales of […]

A Coffee Break-Down

It’s no surprise that the overall coffee market is growing. Driving this growth is the quality of coffee and the options for customization available to customers. New formats and varieties are emerging as coffee continues to resonate with consumers…

Companions Foodservice Wipers

From Companions comes a new line of quality reusable, disposable, foodservice wipers. Available in 4 colors and 3 sizes, these versatile and economical wipers will hold up to the high demands of restaurant operators.

ProView Containers from Genpak

NEW from the premium packaging experts at Genpak, 3 sizes of the all new ProView to-go containers. ProView hinged containers are microwave safe, leak resistant, stackable and offer superior clarity. The clear lid helps with order accuracy every time. Your customers will also appreciate a reusable container and the convenience of curb-side recyclability.

February is National Pancake Month

Flip ‘em, stack ‘em, serve ‘em up hot. February is National Pancake Month! Your diners are not going to want to miss out on a helping (or six) of warm, fluffy pancakes. You can feel the pancake love while scents of melting butter, sizzling batter and warm maple syrup are in the air!

The Power of Puff Pastry Dough!

Puff pastry is found in many types of operations, from grocery stores and bakeries to high-end caterers, hotels and fine dining restaurants. Puff pastry dough is a blank canvas for chefs to incorporate different ingredients. It adds a light flaky crust that helps to create a more upscale presentation. Puff pastry is found in both […]

Cordon Bleu Stromboli

It’s not hard to use pizza dough to make Stromboli, but the typical dish can become a bit boring for customers. With just a few other ingredients, you can really up the gourmet factor! And if you’re short on frozen pizza dough, you can use other types of bread dough too.

Dressing up Donuts

Here are 9 easy ways to help you dress up your donut offerings! From “Coconut & Jelly” to “Mocha Sugar” these donut prep techniques add eye appeal and delicious flavor.

Private Label Coffee Cakes

Sensationally-moist coffee cakes, succulent chocolate dessert cake and delicious pound cakes make up the award-winning products with the your private label on them!

7 Tactics for Holiday Marketing

We’re upon the season of holiday gift shopping, light hanging, tree decorating, and of course – a little bit of chaos… With all the stress that comes during the holidays, customers will be looking for a place to get a great meal that they won’t have to cook for themselves. To help you make the […]