hot tea: what to drink and when

Hot Tea: What to Drink and When

    The secret to a long life is hot tea. Sure, that’s a bit of a blanket statement, but we’re all aboard this bandwagon and trust us, you should be too. Widely accepted scientific studies point out the expansive list of health benefits associated with regularly drinking hot tea of all varieties. The fountain…

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Investing in Our Most Valuable Resource, Our People

The 29 days in our shortest month of the year are packed with love and well wishes – the aisles in every store are full of heart-shaped candy, roses are being bundled into bouquets and grand gestures are made to show the ones we love most how much they mean to us. While we can’t…

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9 Ways We’re Building a More Sustainable Breakroom

With January here, there are renewed commitments to better oneself – to eat better, live better, do better.  At Canteen, we are making a resolution of our own – committing to be better stewards of the environment. In 2020 – we commit to making sustainability a part of who we are, what we stand for…

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New Year, New Habits: How to be Active, Healthy, and Productive in the New Year

Making New Year’s Resolutions is as much a tradition as parties and watching the ball drop. Unfortunately, sticking to them is a little more complicated than going out on New Year’s Eve. We’ve attacked the most common resolutions and broken them down into easy tips.     Be More Active This is a classic resolution,…

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The New Connect & Pay App

Today’s consumer is more mobile than ever. Today’s workforce is no different. They’re no longer tethered to their desks; they work in huddle rooms, communal areas, and even the breakroom. But, no matter where they are, they’ll always have their cell phones. In fact, the average person spends 3 hours and 43 minutes a day…

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Specialty Coffee: Riding the Coffee Wave

Everyone has a preference when it comes to coffee. Some like it darker than night, others would prefer a cup full of hazelnut creamer (hey, we don’t judge.) Either way, this stuff is the lifeblood of today’s workforce. From the dawn of the breakroom, coffee has been an unstoppable force of caffeine and productivity. Coffee’s power…

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Food for Thought: An Interview With Our Director of Innovation, Jessi Moffitt

Welcome to the first edition of Food For Thought, a blog where we interview Canteen’s executives and learn more about their professional and personal lives. First up, Jessi Moffitt, let’s take it away.   Jessi Moffitt Director of Innovation   First things first, you’re moving to the Bay Area,the mecca of Canteen Pantry! How big…

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Canteen Celebrates Chef Appreciation Week With Our Powerful Female Chefs

You’ve seen it depicted in movies, TV, and books – working in the world of culinary is no easy feat; you need to be tough, creative, and most of all, passionate. And that’s exactly what our female culinarians are! We are spotlighting four of our hard working female chefs, in conjunction with Compass Group’s Chef…

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Science of the Snack

Do you know the value of offering snack food options to your employees and customers? Snacks can transform an everyday meeting into an innovative brainstorm, create a work environment that encourages productivity and collaboration, and change your boring breakroom into a place for employees to relax and unplug from work. The pages below are full…

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Options for Cravings

What You Crave

We often have cravings throughout the day, whether for a particular taste (sweet, salty, sour, etc.) or specific foods. Maybe for you it’s a slice of chocolate cake or a basket of fries, but whatever the craving, there are better-for-you options that will satisfy it while providing nutrition and natural energy to get you through…

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