The Top 100 Restaurants in the U.S. in 2020, According to Yelp

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 13 Jan

The crowd-sourced review site comes up with its annual list based on a formula that looks at, among other factors, a restaurant's number of five-star

The Future is Here: Robot Chefs are Making Cheeseburgers
The Future is Here: Robot Chefs are Making Cheeseburgers

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 13 Jan

A robot is making cheeseburgers at a restaurant one block away from the Moscone Center in San Francisco. And they are as good as any celebrity chef's

U.S. Adds New Restrictions on Cuba Travel
U.S. Adds New Restrictions on Cuba Travel

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 13 Jan

The move ends public charter flights between America and nine Cuban destinations, though not Havana. (ABC News)

MetMUnch Shows Its Okay to Play With Your Food
MetMUnch Shows Its Okay to Play With Your Food

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 9 Jan

Student organization at Manchester Metropolitan University brings an interactive, creative approach to teaching sustainability, nutrition, and wellne

Reframing the Events Industry Narrative
Reframing the Events Industry Narrative

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 2 Jan

According to one participant of the recent IBTM World Global Policy & Practice Forum, events should shift from "just being something that takes place

Quebec City Knows How to Keep Foodies Happy

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 19 Dec

From custom event menus filled with fresh, local ingredients to award-winning restaurants, Quebec City's culinary scene more than delivers.

Washington Named the Most Exciting Food City in America

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 19 Dec

On the heels of a surprising World Series win, and in defiance of conventional expectations, Washington, D.C. has been named the most exciting food d

Hilton Expands Food Donation Initiative

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 13 Dec

Just in time for the holidays, the company will bring its food donation program to nearly 300 properties worldwide.

The United Kingdom: A Remarkable Meeting Destination

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 11 Dec

The UK is a powerhouse of innovation and bursting with knowledge --and an exceptional gathering place for your guests.

Cheers' to First Woman-Oriented Program at Craft Beverage Expo

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 10 Dec

First-ever Women in Craft Forum at Craft Beverage Expo gives attendees an idea of women's influence in the industry, says Kellie Shevlin, Expo execut

Air New Zealand Trials Edible Coffee Cups to Combat Waste

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 10 Dec

New Zealand's national airline says it is trialling edible coffee cups in a bid to reduce the amount of waste on board its planes.

Seven F&B Trends for 2020 and How Events Can Embrace Them

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 9 Dec

From plant-based meats to zero-proof beverages, Whole Foods's experts predict the flavors, products and culinary influences that will be big in 2020.

Here's How the Events Industry Could Slash Greenhouse Gases

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 4 Dec

When it comes to reducing the amount of energy it takes to produce the food served at events, even little tweaks can have a big impact. Just replacin

Creative Dining and Entertainment in Cleveland
Creative Dining and Entertainment in Cleveland

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 25 Nov

Once you're in this exciting and accessible lakefront city, there's no shortage of interesting things to eat, see, cheer on and enjoy.

Reducing Food Waste: 5 Things Planners Can Do
Reducing Food Waste: 5 Things Planners Can Do

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 7 Nov

The World Wildlife Fund's research into ending food waste in commercial kitchens gives planners direction on areas they can address when working with

What Meeting Planners Can Do to Reduce Food Waste

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 4 Nov

The World Wildlife Fund's research into ending food waste in commercial kitchens suggests better communication with meeting planners about how they c

Food: 'A Powerful Tool for Change
Food: 'A Powerful Tool for Change

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 4 Nov

Dr. Gunhild Stordalen, founder and executive chair of EAT, tells 1,000 attendees at EAT Stockholm Food Forum that 'everyone can make a difference' in

The Future of Food: How Can the Events Industry Help Avert a Looming Crisis?

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 4 Nov

The outlook is grim for feeding the world unless global citizens radically change the way we produce and consume food. Here's the key role event orga

Hotels Tackling Food Waste As Step Toward Sustainability

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 4 Nov

Although the hospitality sector has sometimes been slow out of the gate on sustainability improvements, hotels are proving to be ahead of the curve w

4 Fancy Food Trends to Watch

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 1 Nov

These are a few of the most talked about F&B products showcased at the Summer Fancy Foods Show in New York that are expected to gain popularity in 20

Uber Is Testing Culinary Experiences Through Uber Eats

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 30 Oct

Uber is testing out a new feature on Uber Eats, the ridesharing company's food delivery app, which will sell culinary experiences such as cooking cla

Local F&B Experiences Give Attendees Feel for Destinations
Local F&B Experiences Give Attendees Feel for Destinations

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 28 Oct

Here's how planners can accommodate attendees who want to see - and taste - what makes their event destination unique.

Survey Sheds Light on Event Industry Food Waste

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 15 Oct

New research conducted by Lime Venue Portfolio, in partnership with BCD Meetings and Events, has underlined the need for the event industry to take a

Advice for Planners Forced to Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 7 Oct

Here are some recent tips from planners on the PCMA Catalyst forum on how to more reliably estimate numbers for F&B events.

This Hotel Group Is Going Beef-Free to Help Save the Amazon Rainforest

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 30 Sep

Eaton DC, a hotel for activists, has decided to go beef-free for the months of September and October 2019 as part of an initiative benefitting Amazon