Fresh Thoughts
You Are How You Eat

We believe that preparing nourishing and delicious meals means never sacrificing flavor and never forgetting that the food we eat and serve is what sustains us.


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Always Bring Something to the Table

Behind every successful meal is a good idea. As chefs and collaborators, we put care and creativity into each component of every meal.


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If You Love What You Do, Others Will Too

Our employees are the heart of our company. With tremendous skill, passion, and love, our employees prepare meals for our clients.


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What People Love About Us

Alanda
Director of Dining Services

I love working for Fresh Ideas because they give me the ability to manage my account the way that I see fit. They understand that each account is unique and embrace out of the box thinking. Fresh Ideas cares about their employees and the business model follows through with that. More importantly, Fresh Ideas cares about its clients; from the President of the University to the student worker washing dishes.

Chef Aaron
Director of Dining Services

“I chose Fresh Ideas for its reputation as a great company.  After working here for a year, I realize it’s more than just a company – Fresh Ideas truly has a family feel to it and everyone is willing to help out in anyway they can.”

Dr C Pat Taylor
President Southwest Baptist University

Fresh Ideas has provided outstanding service for the University. The quality of food provided for our students is excellent.  Fresh Ideas also does an outstanding job of catering for banquets and special occasions for the University. We have found the personnel and leadership for Fresh Ideas to be ethical and eager to serve our University. Without reservation, I can highly recommend Fresh Ideas.

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Thought to Table

Fresh thoughts from the Fresh Ideas Journal

Jewell Dining Receives Liberty, MO “Best of 2016” Award

    Jewell Dining hall, located on the campus of William Jewell College, was awarded the Liberty, Missouri “Best of 2016” in the Food &...

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Passion for Employee Care

There are many words you could use to describe what I do for a living. Technically speaking, I am the Director of Dining Services at four K-12 accounts....

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President Dennis Owens Receives Alumni Service Award

Fresh Ideas President Dennis Owens was recognized for living a life of service by Southwest Baptist University at Homecoming on September 30, 2016.  ...

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