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.

Betco Adds Pair to Corporate Accounts Team

Industry veterans Sobecki and Hagensee join Betco.

Cutlery Veteran Joins Wüsthof as Eastern Sales Manager

Karpicki takes on newly created role at Wüsthof.

Unified Brands Gets New Latin American Business Development Manager

Former Tinsley Weiss veteran joins the multi-line foodservice equipment company.


Cowboy Chicken Names New Director Franchise Development

Former Church's executive joins the emerging restaurant chain.

Smith & Wollensky Names New Director of Operations

O'Brien brings a wealth of experience to new role. 

Remembering Dean Barringer

Longtime manufacturers' rep passes away at age 94. 

Ice-O-Matic Names New Director of Strategic Accounts

Company also adds new national accounts manager.

Six Dealers Join FEDA Board

Trio of board members also elected to a second two-year term.

Rational USA Names New President

Glueck takes over for Rowland, who remains with the company. 

Gaylord Industries Announces Rep Expansions and Additions

Company now has nationwide coverage.

Manitowoc Announces Foodservice Management Transition

Kachmer steps down.