Posts Tagged ‘food’

Take a Trip to Texas’ Future with The Edge of Texas This Fall

Posted by Chloe Bennett

In November, a two-day celebration of Texas’ future called The Edge of Texas will take place in downtown Dallas, and tickets have just gone on sale.

Produced by Texas Monthly and presented by VisitDallas, the inaugural event begins Nov. …

Anonymous Chefs Cooking Up Creativity in Dallas

Posted by Chloe Bennett

A mysterious chef collective is supplying Dallas with unrestricted pop-up dinners in the name of food and creativity. 

Nameless Chefs is comprised of a few of Dallas’ best food creatives, but some claim anonymity. 

Conceived out of the lack of …

New Markets to Ease
South Dallas Food Desert

Posted by Lance Murray

Two announcements this week could help dry up the food desert in South Dallas.

On Wednesday, the Dallas City Council voted to give Bonton Farms a $100,000 grant to help its planned market and cafe. Earlier this week, word came …

Food Accessibility: Under-served Areas of Dallas Targeted

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

The crusade to bring healthy, nutritious food to under-served areas of Dallas has come a long way in five years.

“When I started talking about community assistance, I literally got blank looks from others in the nonprofit world,” said Susie …

Flux’s Artificial Intelligence Puts Farming in the Cloud

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

THE DALLAS-BASED STARTUP ALLOWS HYDROPONIC GARDENING TO FLOURISH INDOORS AND OUT


After millennia of watching the stars, reading almanacs, and trusting your gut, farmers can now turn to the Internet of Things for their agricultural advice. Dallas-based software startup …

Redstone Foods Finds Sweet Success in DFW’s Accessibility

Posted by Vanessa McGrady

In the 1960s, Herman Rothstein started selling candy out of his car. Within six years, his business outgrew his car, moved into a warehouse, and transformed into the candy distribution company, Redstone Foods.

Today, the Carrollton-based company supplies shops all …

3 Things We’re Reading: Jamba Juice’s HQ is Frisco Bound

Posted by Lance Murray

JAMBA JUICE’S BIG MOVE; GROOVE JONES FOR REAL; AMERICAN’S IN-FLIGHT CUISINE


Every day, we journey around the web in search of interesting, profound, and important stories about innovation, creativity, and educational subjects. Here’s what we found today.

Jamba Inc., the

Student Startups: App Aims to End Food Waste, Feed Families

Posted by Maggie Barton

FRIDGELY FOUNDER RAISING FUNDS TO IMPROVE, HELP FEED FAMILIES


Justin Ehlert, founder of Fridgely, is sick of wasting food.

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The Fridgely app helps you know when food is about to expire. (Photos courtesy Fridgely)

The Fridgely app is a food

Uber Debuts New App, Delivery Service in Dallas

Posted by Lance Murray

Uber on Tuesday announced that it has expanded it UberEATS business to a new, standalone app that will make food delivery even easier in Dallas.

It’s the first time Uber has launched a separate app outside the ability to request …

Chad Houser: How Café Momentum Changes Lives

Posted by Lance Murray

Have a wonderful meal. Help change lives. It’s a simple, but powerful message put forth by Chad Houser, executive director and executive chef at Café Momentum, in a segment of the Shaping DFW video series sponsored by Cadillac on the …