AMIkids Canteen

From the Kitchen to the Community: How Canteen Partners with AMIkids to Help At-Risk Youth

Tired of seeing the same kids repeatedly walk into his courtroom, Judge Frank Orlando decided enough was enough. From his experience as a camp counselor and teacher, he knew sending these children to a reform school wasn’t the right solution. With the help of his friend, Bob Rosof, Judge Orlando began sending re-offenders to the…

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Epic Banana Bread Recipe

Epic Banana Bread Recipe

Every year, Canteen & AMIkids create a cookbook full of recipes by our chefs, team members, and the AMIkids team. For over 50 years, AMIkids has empowered more than 135,000 kids across the country by helping them discover their full potential and guiding them on a path to a positive future. This delicious banana bread…

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The best candy and alternatives for halloween

The Best Candy and Healthier Alternatives for Halloween

While enthralling the hearts of children since the 1950s, Trick-or-Treating has evolved for older generations into the adored “Spooky Season.” Between corn mazes, fall festivals, apple picking, bonfires, flannels, and so much more, sweet treats are glue connecting all of your favorite autumn activities. Whether led by nostalgia or a sweet tooth, everyone loves to embrace…

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how to make a maple spice latte by Sean Liu

Maple Spice Graham Cracker Latte Recipe

  By Canteen Chef Sean Liu, this delicious recipe with maple, spices, and graham crackers makes a delicious fall coffee beverage. Drink it cold on the go, or show off your latte art on cool fall mornings. However you make it, you're sure to enjoy it.

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A conversation on coffee with Tradecraft's Michael Kaiser

A Conversation on Coffee with Tradecraft’s Michael Kaiser

Did you know that the average American worker spends about 24 minutes per day making and drinking coffee? Don’t worry, that’s not time wasted. Studies show caffeinated employees are actually more productive! Not to mention, “grabbing a cup of coffee” builds a sense of community among teammates. Here at Canteen, we work with our partners…

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3 Reasons to Have a Community Space at Work

Unprecedented. While it wasn’t 2020’s word of the year, it was undoubtedly thrown around enough to be in our top three. And finally, people are starting their migration back into the office en masse. On top of the general stress in work, the coming change of pace brings even more anxiety. So, we’re making a…

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Snacks, Health, and Mindfulness with Charles Coristine of LesserEvil

We’ve been diving into what wellness means and how it relates to both a healthy body and mind. So, this month, we caught up with Charles Coristine of LesserEvil to discuss clean snacks, mindfulness, and your inner guru. 1. Charles, can you give our readers a high-level overview of what LesserEvil does and what kind…

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Cauliflower Carnitas Tacos with Roasted Tomato and Pepita Salsa Recipe

Cauliflower. This simple and often overlooked vegetable is actually an incredible superfood ready to provide all kinds of fiber, vitamins, and other benefits to keep you feeling healthy and energized. Cauliflower supports heart health, fights inflammation, keeps your gut doing what it should, and is even known to combat cancer. Working this superfood into a meal…

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Canteen’s Safety Culture Interview with Director of Safety, Carl Foden

It’s no secret that our people and their safety is a top priority here at Canteen. From driving trucks to hustling around in kitchens to working in warehouses, our associates are our greatest asset, ­­and creating a culture around safety is important for everyone. Today we are speaking to Carl Foden, Director of Safety, to…

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How to Create a Safer Workplace

How to Create a Safer Workplace

June is National Safety Month, and at Canteen, we pride ourselves on promising a safe workplace for our teams across America. The past year has set a whole new standard in safety. And we can all do our best to carry that into the future. And as important as safety is to us, we believe…

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