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15
YEARS AGO IN FM

Ellen Haas resigned her position as USDA's Undersecretary for Food, Nutrition & Consumer Services after a stormy, 4-year tenure…management company Fine Host filed for a second public offering with the SEC.

25
YEARS AGO IN FM

In addition to the cover story, “What Does the Boss Want?” this issue featured, “Ignorance is No Defense,” sparked by a Supreme Court sexual harassment ruling that helds employers liable for supervisors' actions.

30
YEARS AGO IN FM

California State Foodservice Director Gene White challenged attendees at ASFSA's Industry Conference to vigorously fight public apathy toward school lunch program cuts initiated by the Reagan Administration.

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YEARS AGO IN FM

In “Is Fast Food Taking Over,” FM evaluated the impact fast food was having on noncommercial foodservice operations…Another story described how Southern Illinois University had introduced its own quickservice branded concept, “the.11 Kilo Burger.”

40
YEARS AGO IN FM

A bill working its way through Congress promised to raise the minimum wage of institutional foodservice employees from $1.60/hr to $1.80/hr…and the American School Food Service Association (ASFSA) was promoting two bills designed to test the concept of Universal School Feeding.