Foodservice News & Trends

Breaking news for the full foodservice equipment and supplies distribution channel. Includes information on dealers, distributors, design consultants and multi-unit operators spanning leadership changes, mergers and acquisitions, trends, data and much more.

American Culinary Federation Announces 2015-2017 National Officers

Thomas Macrina, CEC, CCA, AAC, re-elected president.

Logan's Roadhouse Names New Sr. VP of Operations

Former T.G.I. Friday's executive Rivera joins the casual dining chain.

Bossidy Becomes RTI's Chairman

Former CEO of Honeywell International Inc. selected to lead RTI board after the acquisition.

Kahala Brands Buys Two Concepts

Middleby Acquires China-based Induction Equipment Manufacturer

Miller Becomes President of Gold Medal Products


Hoshizaki Updates Marketing Team

Restaurant Performance Index Hits 102.7 in April

Stronger same-stores sales and customer traffic levels drive a moderate boost in the National Restaurant Association's monthly index. 

Singer Equipment Company Adds to Contract Sales Team

Foodservice equipment industry veteran Turner joins the Pennsylvania-based dealer.

Alto-Shaam Updates International Sales Team

Cottrell becomes vice president of international sales for the foodservice equipment manufacturer.

Farmer Boys Restaurant Harvests New President

Eadon replaces the retiring Clark.