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Robb White, CEC CCA AAC; Executive Chef & Food Waste Prevention Catalyst

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6 Tips for Preventing Holiday Buffet Waste

Posted by Robb White, CEC CCA AAC; Executive Chef & Food Waste Prevention Catalyst on November 20, 2018

Holiday buffets are a tradition – no matter what aspect of the hospitality industry you are in. It's a pleasure to cook for the masses and make their holidays unforgettable, but when each buffet is torn down, we must deal with all the leftover food. We all know that even with strong planning, overproduction will happen. 

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Topics: Food Waste Musings, Food Waste Prevention Newsletter, Food Waste News, Latest News

Looking at egg waste

Posted by Robb White, CEC CCA AAC; Executive Chef & Food Waste Prevention Catalyst on August 17, 2018

This is a recurring feature where LeanPath Executive Chef Robb White examines real food waste images from LeanPath 360s and shares insights based on what he sees.

Overproduced scrambled eggs. This is such a common thing to see in our food waste photography. Breakfast buffetsor buffets in generalare difficult to match production to demand. Plus you've got the additional concern of having a visually bountiful spread. A recipe for waste. Eggs are often mass produced in the morning in big batches that aren’t justified by sales, but that buffet looks full!

Consider these tips to cut down on the waste:

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Topics: Food Waste Musings, Food Waste Prevention Newsletter, Food Waste News, Latest News

Looking at Watermelon Waste

Posted by Robb White, CEC CCA AAC; Executive Chef & Food Waste Prevention Catalyst on July 9, 2018

This is a recurring feature where LeanPath Executive Chef Robb White examines real food waste images from LeanPath 360s and shares insights based on what he sees.

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Topics: Food Waste Musings, Food Waste Prevention Newsletter, Food Waste News, Latest News, Tips & Tricks, LeanPath Experts

11 Tips to Up Your Freezing Game

Posted by Robb White, CEC CCA AAC; Executive Chef & Food Waste Prevention Catalyst on May 23, 2018



A key to preventing food waste is preserving good food for as long as necessary, and freezing is obviously a great way to do this. Although freezing is fast and efficient, there are a few tips and tricks to ensure frozen food maintains its texture, taste, color and quality.

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Topics: Food Waste Musings, Food Waste Prevention Newsletter, commercial kitchen

LeanPath’s Two Fulltime Food Waste Fighting Chefs Talk Waste Prevention

Posted by Robb White, CEC CCA AAC; Executive Chef & Food Waste Prevention Catalyst on May 1, 2018

I couldn’t be happier to make this announcement: LeanPath has hired the world’s SECOND fulltime Food Waste Fighting Chef, Sam Evangelista. Yours truly was the first, something I’ll always be proud of. And trust me, with the size of the food waste problem, there’s room for two!

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Topics: Food Waste Musings, Food Waste Prevention Newsletter, commercial kitchen