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U.S. Suspends Fresh Avocado Imports from Mexico—Again

U.S. Suspends Fresh Avocado Imports from Mexico—Again

What happens when the supply chain of one of your most popular ingredients vanishes overnight? U.S. restaurants that serve avocado are about to find out—again.

Jun 20, 2024

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Chicken Restaurant Chains: What’s New and Where They’re Headed

Chicken Restaurant Chains: What’s New and Where They’re Headed

One thing’s for sure, the future of chicken at fast food chains is bright. With continued innovation, health-conscious options, and exciting new players, there’s a perfect chicken item out there for everyone.

Apr 17, 2024

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State of the Consumer: How Dining Habits Are Changing

State of the Consumer: How Dining Habits Are Changing

See how U.S. consumers are reacting to higher menu prices and learn what you can do.

Apr 15, 2024

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The State of the Industry: Foodservice Operators in 2024

The State of the Industry: Foodservice Operators in 2024

Find out how operators are contending with labor issues, food costs and more in this snapshot of the industry in 2024.

Mar 29, 2024

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Simplot Launches First-Ever, Waffle-Flavored Potato Products

Simplot Launches First-Ever, Waffle-Flavored Potato Products

Today, Simplot Global Food introduced Simplot® Maple City™ Waffle Flavored Potatoes, the world’s first waffle fry and battered potato bites that taste like waffles.

Mar 12, 2024

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Stadium Concessions: Trends and Insights for 2023 and Beyond

Stadium Concessions: Trends and Insights for 2023 and Beyond

In this post, you’ll get a snapshot of the stadium concession customer today, learn what they’re looking for, and see what’s new on stadium menus. You’ll also find solutions to reduce your labor and improve your profitability.

Jul 07, 2023

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The Future of Off-Premise Ordering for Restaurants

The Future of Off-Premise Ordering for Restaurants

The pandemic forced countless restaurants to figure out how to serve their customers off-premise efficiently. Now that the crisis has passed, operators are taking a harder look at their off-premise programs with an eye toward optimizing processes and profitability.

Jul 05, 2023

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Visit Simplot at SNA’s Annual Nutrition Conference, July 9-11

Visit Simplot at SNA’s Annual Nutrition Conference, July 9-11

Looking for smart ways to boost participation while reducing labor and waste? You’ll find them at Simplot booth #951 at this year’s SNA’s Annual Nutrition Conference.

Jun 27, 2023

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AI in Restaurants: Using ChatGPT to Write Menu Descriptions

AI in Restaurants: Using ChatGPT to Write Menu Descriptions

Tantalizing menu descriptions are critical to sales. Now AI tools like ChatGPT are radically reducing the time it takes to write them. In this article, we’ll show you step-by-step how to use ChatGPT to create brilliant menu descriptions in seconds.

Jun 23, 2023

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French Fry Sandwiches: What Happens When Two Menu Favorites Collide?

French Fry Sandwiches: What Happens When Two Menu Favorites Collide?

Can you really put fries on sandwiches? Yes! From Pittsburgh’s famous Primanti sandwich to the California Burrito of San Diego, french fries are finding their way into the center of the plate. Learn more about these unique fry applications and why they’re so popular.

Jun 01, 2023

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Sizzle and Sip: Summer 2023's Most Refreshing Beverage Trends

Sizzle and Sip: Summer 2023's Most Refreshing Beverage Trends

From dirty sodas to bubble tea, it’s time to get current on the beverage trends brewing this summer. In this post, you’ll learn about the beverages patrons are buzzing about and the Simplot products that can help you match the trends profitably.

May 30, 2023

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Simplot will be at the School Nutrition Association’s Annual National Conference (ANC)

Simplot will be at the School Nutrition Association’s Annual National Conference (ANC)

The SNA’s Annual National Conference will be hosted in Orlando, FL from July 10-12. ANC unities school nutrition operators, industry partners and allied organizations for an all-out 3 day experience.

Jun 23, 2022

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RECALL NOTICE

RECALL NOTICE

SIMPLOT CLASSIC VEGETABLES-BLEND MIX VEG 5WAY 12/2.5# SKU: 10071179188117 Boise, ID- The JR Simplot Company is voluntarily recalling approximately 142 cases of its Simplot Classic Vegetables - Blend Mix Veg 5way 12/2.5# because it may contain undeclared soybeans (edamame). People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soybeans run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

Nov 12, 2019

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