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.

The Joy of 6: Key Trends Shaping the Foodservice Industry in 2015

With half of 2015 in the books, Chicago-based research firm Technomic took stock of the market forces and menu trends emerging in the foodservice industry and pinpointed six key trends impacting the foodservice industry. 

Diversified Foodservice Supply Acquires D.S.I. Parts

Ace Mart Recognizes Reps

Texas-based cash-and-carry foodservice equipment and supplies dealer presents its annual Rep of the Year Awards.

Stiles Becomes President of Eddie Merlot's

Restaurant industry veteran assumes leadership position with the steak and seafood concept.

Kneaders Promotes Vincent to President

Former Wendy's Executive Joins Wingstop

Kruger assumes leadership role for the chicken wing chain.

Heritage Acquires Canadian Service Agent and Parts Distributor

Choquette CKS becomes the Heritage’s third Canadian acquisition.

T&S Brass Updates Shanghai Team

Former Scotsman executive assumes general manager role for T&S Brass.

Remembering Dick Campion

Russell Richmond "Dick" Campion, a member of the foodservice industry for more than 40 years, died on July 8, 2015, in Palm City Fla. He was 84 years old.

Williams Named COO of CKE Restaurants

Longtime team members makes the jump from executive vice president of operations for Carl's Jr.

Satriano to Lead US Foods