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.

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.

PJP gets a new Home

FE&S Announces Facility Design Project of the Year

Webb Design Opens Colorado Office

Expansion continues for California-based foodservice design consultant.

The Passing of Mike Carpenter

FE&S to Host Pair of Educational Seminars at NRA

Hockenbergs Takes Over Global KES

Pair of Canadian Dealers Merge