A f/s dilemma
- Year 2000 watch: Senate OKs Y2K bill. // Nation's Restaurant News;10/19/98, Vol. 32 Issue 42, p46
Reports on United States Senate's and House's approval of a legislative bill that would require foodservice operators to ready their products for the year 2000. Background on the bill.
- Y2K in foodservice. Grossbauer, Sue // FoodService Director;01/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p137
Focuses on the importance for food service operations in the United States to consider the relevance of the year 2000 computer date conversion issue on their business. Types of machinery used by food service operators affected by the problem; Examples of solutions developed for the industry. ...
- A gaze into the final year of the second millennium. Grimes, Rob // Nation's Restaurant News;01/11/99, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p36
Discusses how the foodservice industry will be affected by the year 2000 date conversion. Hardware technologies that will be implemented in the industry; Increase in the Internet-based application software; Analysis on the effect of Year 2000 issue on the industry.
- FS/TEC experts warn: Think internally, externally, beyond `Y2K' bug. Rubinstein, Ed // Nation's Restaurant News;01/11/99, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p39
Discusses the importance for food service operators to develop companywide policies for ensuring that their systems are year 2000 (Y2K) compliant. Recommendations from Ed Brooks of AFC Enterprises Inc.; Comments from some industry observers; Significance of the process of tracking Y2K...
- On-site food firms `syne' on top cater to Y2K crews. King // Nation's Restaurant News;11/29/99, Vol. 33 Issue 48, p1
Reports on the food service businesses' preparation for the possible problems concerning computer system adjustments for the year 2000 in the United States. Preparations for catering services that will be provided to business employees who will be on duty during the eve of the year 2000;...
- Millennial musings should spark reviews of crucial challenges, present and future. Martin // Nation's Restaurant News;01/03/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p31
Editorial. Comments on the exaggerated hype about the millennium bug in the United States foodservice industry. Presence of more difficult challenges in the industry; Reason for the weakness of restaurant stocks; Concern on the food safety issues.
- How I spent my Y2K. // Food Management;Feb2000, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p11
Describes how food service companies served United States organizations that stayed on duty until January 1, 2000 to monitor any possible problem linked with year 2000 computer glitch. Foods served by Aramark to personnel of Florida Power & Light and North Carolina-based CISCO Systems; Food...
- Seeking solutions to the Year 2000 computer dilemma. // Nation's Restaurant News;11/16/98, Vol. 32 Issue 46, p5
Focuses on foodservice companies' confidence over their strategies to prevent problems created by the year 2000 (Y2K) computer glitch. US Securities & Exchange Commission's (SEC) requirement for public companies to update shareholders on efforts to recognize and solve potential Y2K problems;...
- Y2K revisited. // FoodService Director;02/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p34
Reports on the preparations of the American federal prison system and food service operator Compass Group NA for expected Year 2000 computer problems. Prison officials' negotiations with food and water contractors; Increase in food supply; Compass Group's offer of a Year 2000 Help Desk.