Lucy Needham
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  • Beth Carden
  • Angelica Pappas
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  • Laura Dove
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  • Alan Phoon
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  • Mohamed Alawdan
  • Erle Dardick
  • Nicole Lierheimer
 

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FoodCalc
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Lucy Needham's Blog

The growth of the Artisan Hamburger

Posted on February 23, 2012 at 10:30am 0 Comments

Bacon Mouse, Organic Free-Range Egg, all natural Bison….. are just a few of the mouthwatering "ingredients” gracing the artisan burger world today.   And what’s not to love about these juicy works of art wrapped in wax paper?  So much love that a $100 billion annual market has been born.  And aren’t we glad it’s here.

In a recent Technomic report based on more than 2,250 online surveys of U.S. and Canadian consumers, found that 91 percent said they eat a burger at least once a month…

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American Barbecue: Delicious AND Nutritious?

Posted on February 9, 2012 at 10:09am 0 Comments

Tricks to make home-style cuisine appealing to the health conscious diner 

Unfortunately for the restaurant industry, diners trying to watch their waistlines typically avoid most barbecue fare.  Creamy coleslaw, buttery cornbread, cheesy macaroni, and generous slabs of meat are most often associated with this beloved culinary treasure.

Rather unfairly, barbecue has built up a bad reputation for expanding summer waistlines.  This is quite a shame,…

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How to create healthier artisan sandwiches for the dieting diner

Posted on January 12, 2012 at 1:45pm 0 Comments

Fresh baked bread, imported meats, house-made spreads...what’s not to love about an artisan sandwich?  Well, the calorie count may be an issue to some people.  With New Year resolutions kicking-in, it’s not a bad idea to start thinking about ways to cut calories for those diners on a weight loss mission.  Sandwiches provide an easy platform to make simple changes that will lower their fat and calorie contents.  Here are some ideas to help get started:

 

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At 3:01pm on February 24, 2010, ISMAIL said…
hi lucy plz add me thanks
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At 1:42pm on September 27, 2009, ISMAIL said…
plz add me I need information how rto use this site
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At 3:25pm on July 1, 2009, Lucy Needham said…
Be sure to add our company profile: FoodCalc.

That page has all the news, blogs and indsutry trends
At 1:27pm on June 25, 2009,
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Ty Sullivan
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Hey Lucy!
You are in the right place! I'm the Director of Marketing for a restaurant group in NYC and the Marketing columnist for FohBoh. Feel free to take a look at the last article I did and feel free to use me! It's all about the connections here my friend.
Again, welcome!
Best, Ty
At 12:15pm on June 25, 2009, Carl Muth said…
Lucy,

You are my 300th contact!
At 10:51am on June 25, 2009, Lucy Needham said…
Hi Lucy,

Welcome to FohBoh! We are the leading social-business network for the global restaurant industry and growing fast. Thanks for joining.

Michael L. Atkinson
CEO | Co-Founder, FohBoh
 
 
 

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