Ali Group North America announced that Rob Geile has accepted a position as vice president of consultant services for the company. He is considered an “industry veteran” and his responsibilities will involve maintaining relationships with collaborating companies including ACP, Inc., Aladdin Temp-Rite, and several more. For more details, click here.
The folks at Caribou Coffee recently announced the addition of sandwiches to their menu. Like several other coffee shops, they hope to appeal to those in search of a quick lunch or mid-day snack with their coffee or tea. ACP’s high speed combination ovens (MXP and Jetwave™ models), assist with this goal by allowing the addition of a hot food item without sacrificing counter space or preparation time.
But these aren’t just your average ham and cheese sandwiches, each one is made with specialty ingredients including brie cheese and roasted turkey. To learn more, click here.
Like several other franchises, Panera Bread recently announced that they will be hopping on the technology bandwagon. Bagel lovers and the like will now be able to curb those cravings by placing orders with a mobile device while on the go. Click here for more details.
Starbucks recently showed their appreciation for veterans with a donation of $30 million to help with research in post traumatic stress disorder. CEO Howard Schultz also announced the launch of an effort to provide jobs for 10,000 veterans and their families. Click here to learn more.