Widgets Magazine

Timeline of decision to replace Ike’s Place

For The Daily’s full report on the events leading up to Ike’s Place’s departure, click here.

Scroll over the image for a timeline of the events leading up to Ike’s Place’s departure.
February 2009

Ike’s awarded contract from 2010-13 with option for up to three more years.
September 2012

Ike Shehadeh steps back from Stanford location; option extended one out of three possible years.
October 2013

As last year of contract begins, Stanford Purchasing & Contracts opens Forbes Family Cafe for bidding.
November 2013

Food services survey disseminated as part of RFP Committee’s evaluation criteria.
December 17, 2013

Vendors attend “bid walk” in Huang.
February 2014

Three vendors (Coupa, Ike’s and R&DE) make formal bid presentations.
April 25, 2014

University announces that R&DE will replace Ike’s, prominently featuring survey results.
May 6, 2014

ASSU unanimously passes resolution in support of keeping Ike’s on campus, citing student survey.
June 15, 2014

Ike’s will close after Commencement Weekend.