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.

Will Consumer Spending at Restaurants Dip?

Research by Restaurant Trajectory shows the industry could be in for a cooler summer.

Energy Efficiency Seminar Planned for May 20 in Chicago Area

Babboni New Victory President

Manitowoc Names Karssiens VP and GM for Jackson Division

Commercial Appliance Parts and Service Promotes Reese

Foodservice industry veteran and former CFESA president Tina Reese moves up the corporate ladder at Commercial Appliance Parts and Service, Inc.

Paramount's McGarry Announces Retirement

Foodservice industry veteran McGarry to step away from Paramount and FEDA roles.

Rubio's Announces Management Shuffle

Rubio's promotes from within to fill the leadership vacancy created by Pittard's resignation.

Operator Outlook Brightens

The NRA's RPI stood at 101 for March, the third time in four months it reached a level in excess of 100 signaling growth among the key industry indexes.

Trend Report-May

Phil Mott, a hospitality and restaurant business instructor at Kendall College in Chicago, outlines his picks for this year's food trends, and some of the equipment and design implications that go hand-in-hand.

Vollrath Buys Traex from Libbey

Foodservice equipmment and supplies manufacturer Vollrath adds to its diverse product line through this acquisition from Libbey.

Luby's Announces Management Succession

As a result of Harris Pappas' retirement, Luby's announced a series of changes to its management team.