My Journey: Campus Chef to CEO

nathan downs, founder of foodspot, putting finishing touches on dessert with intent

Fresh food is the cornerstone of health, happiness and culture. It should always be an option for all people. This blog shares my journey through the business, ingredient, craft and technology experiences that make fresh food accessibility my life’s work.

Labor: The 800 lb. Gorilla

gorilla pacing in green grass

Today, savvy operators can trim food cost a percentage point here and there with best practices while still maintaining quality. The labor market, on the other hand, is perpetually unveiling a new rock bottom.

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