Food & Beverage http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6627/more en 5 Weird Ways Legal Marijuana Could Affect Your Events http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-weird-ways-legal-marijuana-could-affect-your-events <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>What you need to know to keep your next event from going up in smoke now that recreational pot is being legalized in an increasing number of states. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-weird-ways-legal-marijuana-could-affect-your-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-weird-ways-legal-marijuana-could-affect-your-events#comments Association Meetings Resources Food & Beverage Resources and Reports face2face Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:41:00 +0000 64281 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>hands reaching for marijuana leaf</p> How Inclusive is Your F&B? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Why F&B consultant Tracy Stuckrath believes the meetings industry needs to expand its definition of inclusion to encompass those who have dietary restrictions. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb#comments Association Meetings Resources Food & Beverage Resources and Reports face2face Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:59:00 +0000 64261 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>notebook and apples</p> The 12 Caterers Feeding the Republican National Convention http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/12-caterers-feeding-republican-national-convention-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How Republican National Convention organizers invited local caterers to join with the Quicken Loans Arena caterer to add a dash of local pride to food service this week, from boxed lunches to banquets.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/12-caterers-feeding-republican-national-convention-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/12-caterers-feeding-republican-national-convention-0#comments Food & Beverage Tue, 19 Jul 2016 17:53:00 +0000 64121 at http://meetingsnet.com Incentive Attendees Meet and Eat With Locals http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/incentive-attendees-meet-and-eat-locals <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Corporate groups can dip their forks into the collaborative economy by planning meals in local homes. Read how one group will remember their Dublin dinners forever.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/incentive-attendees-meet-and-eat-locals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/incentive-attendees-meet-and-eat-locals#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Food & Beverage Sat, 16 Jul 2016 18:56:00 +0000 64051 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Donate Food from Your Event: 16 Resources http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/how-donate-food-your-event-16-resources <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Many planners get pushback from hotels when asking about donating leftover food. A little digging into the issue reveals that, although there is a law that protects people who donate food, it’s still easier for companies to have a blanket policy against it. But that's changing. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/how-donate-food-your-event-16-resources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/how-donate-food-your-event-16-resources#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Food & Beverage Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Negotiation Insights Tue, 31 May 2016 22:37:00 +0000 61951 at http://meetingsnet.com Ready to Book a Bunch of Strangers’ Homes for Your Next Dinearound? http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/ready-book-bunch-strangers-homes-your-next-dinearound <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Sound farfetched? You could do it today, and maybe you should! Travelers have always discovered destinations through food and dining culture. Social dining adds authenticity, and offers an experience your qualifiers will remember forever. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/ready-book-bunch-strangers-homes-your-next-dinearound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/ready-book-bunch-strangers-homes-your-next-dinearound#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Housing/Attrition Incentive Planning/Management Food & Beverage International Partners Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:18:00 +0000 60121 at http://meetingsnet.com 11 Tricks for Spending Less on F&B http://meetingsnet.com/food-amp-beverage/11-tricks-spending-less-fb <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Shrink the coffee cups, skip the pre-poured orange juice.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/food-amp-beverage/11-tricks-spending-less-fb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/food-amp-beverage/11-tricks-spending-less-fb#comments Budgeting/Cost Savings Food & Beverage Mon, 11 Apr 2016 20:28:00 +0000 16911 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Two glasses of orange juice with pineapple slices and straws.</p> 4 Steps to a Healthier Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/4-steps-healthier-meeting <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Practical ways to make your meetings healthier while still meeting attendee expectations—and your budget.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/4-steps-healthier-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/food-beverage/4-steps-healthier-meeting#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Resources Food & Beverage Pharma Meeting Planning Resources and Reports Mon, 04 Apr 2016 16:44:00 +0000 59231 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Vegetable person on a plate</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images How to Wow 900 Guests for 5 Days in D.C. http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/how-wow-900-guests-5-days-dc <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>For a group that had enjoyed decades of incentive trips to places like South Africa, the destination management company CSI Washington, DC, had to knock their socks off in the nation’s capital (oh, and the group had done a D.C. trip already). Go behind the scenes.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/how-wow-900-guests-5-days-dc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/how-wow-900-guests-5-days-dc#comments Audience Engagement Incentive Planning/Management Food & Beverage Medical Meetings Wed, 24 Feb 2016 19:30:00 +0000 57901 at http://meetingsnet.com Is it Illegal to Donate Food After an Event? http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/it-illegal-donate-food-after-event <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Bill Emerson Food Donation Act protects meeting professionals from liability when they want to help the hungry by donating food. Get informed, and share this with your meeting venues.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/it-illegal-donate-food-after-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/it-illegal-donate-food-after-event#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Food & Beverage Corporate Meetings Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:55:00 +0000 45021 at http://meetingsnet.com