Catering http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7534/more en Prep, Poach, Print: Is 3-D Printed Food Coming Soon? http://specialevents.com/catering/prep-poach-print-3-d-printed-food-coming-soon <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Top chefs are now working with 3-D printer manufacturers to create entirely new confections.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/prep-poach-print-3-d-printed-food-coming-soon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/prep-poach-print-3-d-printed-food-coming-soon#comments Catering Wed, 14 Jan 2015 11:10:00 +0000 20961 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Sergey Nivens / © Getty Images How to use a single event to effectively market your event or catering company http://specialevents.com/blog/how-use-single-event-effectively-market-your-event-or-catering-company <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Don't just create an event--create a social media campaign to go with it, and you'll win more clients</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/special-events-blog">Special Events Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/how-use-single-event-effectively-market-your-event-or-catering-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/how-use-single-event-effectively-market-your-event-or-catering-company#comments Catering building an event and catering business via social media Special Events Blog Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:16:00 +0000 20941 at http://specialevents.com Food for Fetes: Food Scene 2015 http://specialevents.com/catering/food-fetes-food-scene-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Susan Cuadrado </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Top caterers share food trends for special events in 2015</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/food-fetes-food-scene-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/food-fetes-food-scene-2015#comments Catering Thu, 01 Jan 2015 21:47:00 +0000 20791 at http://specialevents.com <p><strong>Aching for bacon:</strong> A candied bacon &#39;spoon&#39; from Thomas Caterers of Distinction.</p> Photo by Erin Hession Photography Caterers Cook Up Hot Holiday Party Business for 2014 http://specialevents.com/catering/caterers-cook-hot-holiday-party-business-2014 <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In one of the clearest signs yet that the economy is improving, nearly 90 percent of human resources professionals say that their companies plan to throw holiday or year-end parties, </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/caterers-cook-hot-holiday-party-business-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/caterers-cook-hot-holiday-party-business-2014#comments Catering Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:21:00 +0000 20711 at http://specialevents.com Photo by ThinkStock / © VladKol Peers Fear Plebe Plonk http://specialevents.com/catering/peers-fear-plebe-plonk <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Britain&#39;s House of Lords has raised a ruckus by rejecting a plan to save taxpayer money by merging its catering services with the House of Commons because the peers feared <a href="http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2014/dec/07/champagne-house-of-lords-reform-taxpayer" target="_blank">they would wind up with inferior champagne:</a></p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/peers-fear-plebe-plonk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/peers-fear-plebe-plonk#comments Catering Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:44:00 +0000 20651 at http://specialevents.com <p>Queen Elizabeth attends the opening of Parliament.</p> Photo by Getty Images/ ©Chris Jackson 25 blog topic ideas for event and catering companies http://specialevents.com/blog/25-blog-topic-ideas-event-and-catering-companies <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>PR expert Anna Wickham of Charm House shares 25 topics for caterer and event planner blogs</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/special-events-blog">Special Events Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/25-blog-topic-ideas-event-and-catering-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/25-blog-topic-ideas-event-and-catering-companies#comments Catering topics for catering and event blogs Special Events Blog Tue, 09 Dec 2014 21:27:00 +0000 20551 at http://specialevents.com Cocktails Get Juiced Up at Special Events http://specialevents.com/catering/cocktails-get-juiced-special-events <div class="field-byline"> Susan Cuadrado </div> <div class="field-deck"> From health-conscious, cold-pressed juices to potent, small-batch bourbons, hotel bars are shaking it up every which way to create the perfect cocktail </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>From health-conscious, cold-pressed juices to potent, small-batch bourbons, hotel bars are shaking it up every which way to create the perfect cocktail</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/cocktails-get-juiced-special-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/cocktails-get-juiced-special-events#comments Catering Sat, 01 Nov 2014 08:32:00 +0000 20341 at http://specialevents.com <p>A whopping four-inch grapefruit ice ball makes a statement in the signature Hop Dog cocktail from the Four Seasons San Francisco.</p> 12-13-14 is a Great Date but No Event Landmark http://specialevents.com/catering/12-13-14-great-date-no-event-landmark <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Although the date 12/13/14 isn't bringing in a landslide of business, it is still shaping up as a strong day for a good holiday party season, special events experts say. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Although the date 12/13/14 isn't bringing in a landslide of business, it is still shaping up as a strong day for a good holiday party season, special events experts say.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/12-13-14-great-date-no-event-landmark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/12-13-14-great-date-no-event-landmark#comments Catering Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:58:00 +0000 19871 at http://specialevents.com <p>Although the date 12/13/14 isn&#39;t bringing in a landslide of business, it is still shaping up as a strong day for a good holiday party season, special events experts say.</p> Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images British Reopen: Peyton Events Caters the Relaunch Party for IWM London http://specialevents.com/venues/british-reopen-peyton-events-caters-relaunch-party-iwm-london <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Peyton Events caters the relaunch party for landmark London venue IWM</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/venues/british-reopen-peyton-events-caters-relaunch-party-iwm-london" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/venues/british-reopen-peyton-events-caters-relaunch-party-iwm-london#comments Catering Venues Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:02:00 +0000 19641 at http://specialevents.com Desserts On the Move: Caterers Create Sweets that Let Guests Roam http://specialevents.com/catering/desserts-move-caterers-create-sweets-let-guests-roam <div class="field-byline"> Susan Cuadrado </div> <div class="field-deck"> Tray-passed, stationed, even paired with booze, dessert--like its cousin course, the appetizer--is decidedly less sit-down and more up-and-mingle today </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Tray-passed, stationed, even paired with booze, dessert--like its cousin course, the appetizer--is decidedly less sit-down and more up-and-mingle today</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/desserts-move-caterers-create-sweets-let-guests-roam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/desserts-move-caterers-create-sweets-let-guests-roam#comments Catering Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:25:00 +0000 19391 at http://specialevents.com <p>The Harvest Trio from Abigail Kirsch. Photo by&nbsp;Andr&eacute; Maier Photography.</p> Photo courtesy Abigail Kirsch