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.

Farmer Boys Updates Operations and Development Teams

Fast-casual concept welcomes industry veteran Horn to a vice president role.

C.R. Peterson and Associates Hires New Corporate Executive Chef

Blass takes on new role. 

InSinkErator Updates Its Foodservice Sales and Marketing Team

Thielen and Vranak join the foodservice equipment manufacturer.

Kast Gets the Call as Bad Daddy’s Executive Chef

Seasons 52 veteran joins the better burger franchise.

Snack Items Gaining Share of Plate During Meal Times

Millennials and Gen Zers driving changes in dining habits.

Starbucks Takes Food Trucks for a Test Drive

A new offering from the coffee giant.

Burger King Buys Tim Hortons

In a deal valued at more than $11 billion, Burger King has acquired Tim Hortons.

Hot Dog on a Stick Sold

Private equity firm adds 92 locations to its portfolio of franchised QSR concepts.

National Restaurant Association Announces Education Alliance to Address Public Policy Issues

The National Restaurant Association formed an alliance with business-advocate Job Creators Network.

Component Hardware Group Updates Sales Team

Frymaster veteran Gardner takes on national accounts role.

Biller Becomes Cardinal's Director of Key Accounts

Cardinal International named Frank Biller director key accounts.