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Tapingo delivery put on hold

Tapingo delivery put on hold

Noah Alatza, News Editor

September 4, 2018

Scheduled food delivery services have been put on hold after costs from the third party company Tapingo were seen as too high. Director of Dining Services Lamar Patterson said Tapingo originally wanted to charge $5 in fees for each delivery from all of the restaurants across campus. “The de...

New dietary guide offers vegan, vegetarian options

New dietary guide offers vegan, vegetarian options

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

February 26, 2018

For students who didn’t know about all the options dining services provides, Sodexo wanted to make those choices clear. Dining Services launched a new ‘Hot-Spot’ menu at the end of January which lists gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan options. The menu includes selections from every venue on campus. ...

Sodexo now offering food-ordering app

Sodexo now offering food-ordering app

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

March 22, 2017

USI dining services began offering a new food-ordering app Tapingo on campus Monday. The app allows customers to order food or drinks from anywhere on campus and pick it up within the designated time. The Shield sat down with Food Service General Manager Lamar Patterson to discuss the app and how it w...

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