IN SCHOOLS: Meeting the challenge

Chater, Amanda
May 2000
FoodService Director;05/15/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p82
Trade Publication
Reports on the take-out food service offered in schools in California and Florida. Challenges faced by schools regarding the take-out food concept; Features of the carryout trays; Reason for introducing carts in the Los Angeles School District in California; Special packaging for take-out food at Hillsborough County School District in Florida.


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