Seasonal Food Trends for Winter Events

Seasonal Food Trends for Winter Events

The holidays are just around the corner and with it comes new demands for seasonal cuisine. Winter is a time for rich flavors and cozy textures. If you’ve ever had a thick stew that is equivalent to being wrapped up in a woolen sweater, you know the power of comfort food in the winter. Cold temperatures means that your meals have to stoke the proverbial hearth for people and make them feel good from the inside out.

Here are a few seasonal food trends that will have your menu in shape for the winter months ahead.

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Moving Your Events Indoors

 Moving Your Events Indoors

As fall approaches, the temperatures will begin to dip and, as a result, most clients will opt to host their event inside. It may be hard to think about as you bake in the sun at your summer events, but rest assured we’ll be celebrating harvest season before you know it.

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The Importance of Coordinating with Your Fellow Vendors

The Importance of Coordinating with Your Fellow Vendors

Vendor relationships are a powerful channel to transform your business and enhance your client experience. The better an event team works, the more successful an event will be — it’s as simple as that. When there is discord between vendors, there will likely be difficulties in the planning process.

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Prepping for Catersource: How to Make the Most Out of Attending

Prepping for Catersource: How to Make the Most Out of Attending

As we gear up for Catersource 2019 in beautiful, historic New Orleans, we can’t help but to reflect on the reason for the (conference) season – continuing education, putting in the coveted face time with your partners, and making industry connections. For the catering industry, this is the must-see event of the year, and the benefits are immeasurable.

With any conference, it’s crucial that you take the time to prepare, whether that’s packing the essentials or simply doing your research on the featured exhibits.

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3 Creative Categories to Consider to Save Money on Food

3 Creative Categories to Consider to Save Money on Food

As we dive head-first into February, we’re continuing to see a primary focus on fresh ingredients and creative menus. However, as our clients become more experiential in how they approach food and beverage, it can leave those in the catering industry wondering how they’ll be able to afford to keep up. However, the demand for innovation and sophisticated palates doesn’t necessarily mean we need to splurge at every turn. In fact, there are quite a number of ways to creatively cut costs while still delivering the quality food that clients are seeking.

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