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.

Myers Joins AccuTemp Team

More on Singer’s Acquisition of M. Tucker

Any major business deal carries with it some risk but, with the economy continuing to experience pockets of turbulence on its way to recovery, Singer Equipment Company's purchasing the assets of M. Tucker Company sent ripples through the foodservice equipment and supplies industry. So what does it all mean for the still-healing industry?

Clark Associates to Locate New Distribution Center in Madisonville

Facility will serve the company's e-commerce business, WEBstaurantStore Inc.

Tinsley new Grindmaster-Cecilware CEO

Michael Tinsley is the new chief executive officer for Grindmaster-Cecilware Corp., a Louisville, Ky.-based foodservice equipment manufacturer.

Singer Equipment Co. Acquires M. Tucker Co.

The deal expands Singer's full distribution and market coverage from Connecticut to Maryland

McKee to Lead NRAEF

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation selected Lynette McKee to serve as its executive director, effective July 5, 2011.

Hanson Promoted to Group VP for Star Holdings

Debbie Hanson was promoted to group vice president of sales and marketing of Star Holdings International, a division of The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD).

Manitowoc Names Wonder Sr. VP of Global Accounts

National Restaurant Association Elects Three New Board Members

The National Restaurant Association elected three foodservice professionals to its board of directors.

The newly elected board directors are:

Hard-Pressed Bamboo

Displayware made from bamboo.

AHF Awards Recognize Members and Suppliers