Food & Beverage

The Reality of Rising F&B Costs

When food costs are rising, but budgets are flat, meeting professionals are caught in the middle.

Planners say that food and beverage amount to about a third of their overall meeting budget — their single largest expense. Food costs are rising, but as MGM SVP Michael Dominguez tells Editor in Chief Michelle Russell, many meeting planners’ bosses “don’t understand what’s happening in the real world.”

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