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From The Field - Brian Ward

Brian Ward, Brian Ward, co-founder and chief editor/associate publisher, has brought an enthusiasm for machinery to E&S publishing for nearly 20 years. That "gearhead" interest in how things work shows in FER's informal, candid style that "talks" to readers the way they talk with each other. He serves on the NAFEM Technical Liaison Committee as well as the advisory board of the Food Service Technology Center in San Ramon, Calif.


LEEDís Uphill Battle In Foodservice
April 01, 2012

Some new incentives would get us over the hump. »


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Better Ideas, Better Living
February 29, 2012

What makes good innovation? »


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When Voluntary Becomes Mandatory
February 01, 2012

Regulatory self-perpetuation is almost a law of physics. »


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Maintenance Tips, MUFES & Training
December 02, 2011

MUFES gives you specifics you can implement right away. »


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Cultivating Talent Or Just Using It?
November 01, 2011

You canít cut your way to prosperity. »


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Better Living Through Associations
October 03, 2011

NAFEM, ASTM, ASHRAE among associations making equipment better. »


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Keeping Your Eye On What Matters
September 01, 2011

Jobs growth and pent-up demand are positive markers. »


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Getting Advice On Kitchen Design
July 01, 2011

What do your peers recommend? »


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The Market Keeps A-Bubbliní
June 01, 2011

Patterns in the news show interesting activity. »


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Signs Of New Life In Equipment & Supplies
April 01, 2011

R&D departments, it appears, burned midnight oil even during the downturn. »


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Changes Coming For Energy Star Dishwashers
March 01, 2011

And not much time for tweaking. »


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NAFEM, The Show, And The Year Ahead
December 01, 2010

2011 will be a challenge. Get involved. »


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Harnessing Throw-Away Energy
August 01, 2010

Waste-heat recovery is a great beginning. »


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Killing The Golden Energy Goose
July 13, 2010

Is Energy Star forgetting the original goals? »


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