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.

Whataburger Updates Structure and Management Team

Whataburger has announced several updates to the company's business structure and management team that go into effect January 1, 2015.

Lane Lands at Sandstone

Wisconsin-based manufacturer adds to its team. 

Former Le Duff Executive Vintz Becomes CEO of TooJay’s

Florida-based chain has 26 locations.

Boelter Acquires Robert Gill & Co.

In an effort to expand its healthcare foodservice business in the Chicago area, The Boelter Companies has acquired Robert Gill & Company.

Peros Becomes Togos COO

IHOP vet takes on new challenges.

Alto-Shaam Updates Sales and Marketing Team

Mote joins the Wisconsin manufacturer as vice president of national accounts.

Hoelle Joins Franke

Seasoned foodservice professional takes on a VP role for the equipment manufacturer.

Allmendinger Joins the Culinary Institute of America Team

Longtime publishing executive becomes co-director of CIA Consulting.

Chain Operating Report for Nov. 11

The chain restaurants making news this week include Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza, Bojangles' Chicken and Biscuits, CKE Restaurants, The Melting Pot Restaurants and others.

SHFM Honors Von Kaenel and Eliatamby

SHFM gives pair of awards.

Centerplate Names Verros CEO

Hospitality industry veteran drops interim tag for the contract feeder.