Design and Layout of Foodservice Facilities
A complete guide for the entire facility design process?--revised and updated. In today's fast-moving business climate, the foodservice professional will likely be involved in several facility design projects over his or her career. Design and Layout of Foodservice Facilities, Third Edition provides a comprehensive reference for every step of the process, from getting the initial concept right to the planning, analysis, design, permitting, and construction--in short, everything needed to get to opening day of the new establishment! Packed with valuable drawings, photographs, and charts, this essential guide covers the nuts-and-bolts decisions that make the difference in an effective, efficient foodservice operation, including equipment selection, workflows, and legal compliance. This Third Edition features:. *. Expanded focus on the front of the house/dining room area. *. Updated and revised equipment chapter with new images of the latest equipment. *. New pedagogical features incorporated throughout the text, including key terms, review questions,. *. and questions for discussion. *. Additional blueprints highlighting design trends. *. Revised appendices that include Web references for additional information. *. Expanded and updated glossary. Design and Layout of Foodservice Facilities, Third Edition is an invaluable resource for students of foodservice management as well as professionals involved in foodservice design projects.