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.

Wood Stone Announces Changes to Management Team

Hoshizaki Promotes Leader

FEDA Names New Board Members

Foodservice Industry Outlook Shows Improvement

For the fifth time in six months the NRA's RPI posted a score of more than 100, signaling expansion in this index of key foodservice industry indicators.

Molecular Gastronomy Downsiz-iNG

Bernstein Joins AllPoints

AllPoints Foodservice Parts & Supplies named David Bernstein its vice president of sales, focusing on business development in the U.S. and Canada.

Fast Casual Remains on Fast Track for Growth

Fueled by demand from Generation Z, the fast casual segment is positioned to enjoy more growth during the next decade.

NRA Show to Host First Annual Kitchen Innovations Cocktail Reception

Foodservice equipment and supplies dealers are invited to join colleagues at the first-ever Kitchen Innovations Mixer, which will take place at 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 22 during the National Restaurant Association's tradeshow at Chicago's McCormick Place.

Top 500 Chains Increase Sales in 2010

The 500 largest U.S. restaurant chains posted a 1.8 percent annual sales increase in 2010, according to data released by Technomic Inc., a Chicago-based foodservice market research firm.

Association for Healthcare Foodservice Announces 2012 Board of Directors

AHF elects four new board members and two nominating committee members.

Energy Star Recognizes Foodservice Equipment Manufacturers