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Foodservice Equipment & Supplies, Digital Editions 2008

January 2008 — E&S Industry Forecast Under Pressure: Building Challenges on the Horizon
January 2008 — E&S Industry Forecast Under Pressure: Building Challenges on the Horizon
Despite a grim outlook for the general economy, members of the foodservice industry enter 2008 cautiously optimistic. Pricing pressures and outside economic factors could hurt business, but operators, dealers and manufactures still project positive sales growth.
February 2008 — Image Matters
February 2008 — Image Matters
The way the foodservice industry presents itself, both to prospective employees and customers, needs to evolve as it struggles to fill a growing number of jobs and meet patrons' ever-changing demands.
March 2008 — Designing a Food-Safe Kitchen
March 2008 — Designing a Food-Safe Kitchen
Designing a kitchen with the proper equipment and proper placements to support food safety programs is essential for operators if they expect employees to follow the rules.
April 2008 — The Changing Face of the DSR
April 2008 — The Changing Face of the DSR
A rapidly changing and growing foodservice industry has reshaped the responsibilities that define DSRs. Nowadays, technological advancements have allowed DSRs to take on more projects, finish them faster, and work more closely with customers.
May 2008 — 2008 Dealer of the Year
Bargreen Ellingson's unwavering passion for foodservice supports an aggressive yet sustainable growth pattern that allows the company to convert customers not into transactions but friends.
June 2008 — Hall of Fame Inductee 2008
June 2008 — Hall of Fame Inductee 2008
Rodney Wasserstrom has converted his passion and vision for the family business into a rewarding career that has kept The Wasserstrom Co. ahead of the curve.
July 2008 — FE&S' 2008 Dealer of the Year & Industry Awards Gala
July 2008 — FE&S' 2008 Dealer of the Year & Industry Awards Gala
FE&S presented individual stars with the foodservice industry's oldest and most respected forms of recognition as part of a sold-out event.
August 2008 — FE&S 2008 DSR of the Year
August 2008 — FE&S 2008 DSR of the Year
When Oswalt Restaurant Supply's Zena Dater regularly goes to battle for her customers, she leverages an intimate knowledge of her clientele and an unwavering passion for the foodservice industry.
September 2008 — FE&S 2008 Product Knowledge Guide
September 2008 — FE&S 2008 Product Knowledge Guide
Use this biennial guide to build your product knowledge or as a refresher to keep up with product-related developments.
October 2008 — 2008 Best in Class Awards
October 2008 — 2008 Best in Class Awards
Our readers cast their votes for the best of the best in nearly 60 product categories.
November 2008 — E&S 2009 Directory Alphabetical Product Index
November 2008 — E&S 2009 Directory Alphabetical Product Index
Compiled to help you quickly find the answers to your product questions, the index alphabetically lists all the categories that appear in the Product Sources section of the FE&S 2009 E&S Directory.
December 2008 — Chain Operator of the Year Wing Zone
December 2008 — Chain Operator of the Year Wing Zone
A commitment to sustainable growth and operational discipline, including a sound understanding of its unit economics, has this quick-service chain specializing in takeout and delivery of Buffalo wings ready to take flight.
December 2008 — 2008 College & University All-Stars
December 2008 — 2008 College & University All-Stars