In this month’s recap of the most popular K-12 stories at Food Management, the top spot goes to 5 things: Elior to shutter Preferred Meals prepared meals unit. Preferred Meals generated $211 million in revenues in fiscal 2020-21 and $139 million in the first half of fiscal 2021-22, but with EBITA losses of $52 million and $24 million, respectively, in those two periods.
Among other top stories:
- 5 things: Chicago Public Schools re-ups with Aramark
- Special needs high school students get taste of kitchen life
- 5 things: USDA may free up $1B to help schools buy commodities
- 14 K-12 chefs and cooks who made a difference over the past year