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.

Hunt to Lead Unified Brands Avtec, Randell Lines

Promoted from within to new position.

Romanoff Joins Winston Team

Veteran customer service pro joins the Louisville-based foodservice equipment and supplies manufacturer.

Master-Bilt Opens Pair of Warehouses

One on each coast, each will service foodservice industry.

Wooten Joins Sbarro

Restaurant industry veteran becomes senior vice president of operations.

Gaylord Industries Updates Rep Network

Mirkovich & Associates Now Manages MAFSI Region 17 Territory

The Passing of Harriet Jung Eiwen

Was a vice president at Daubers, a CFESA member firm.

Sodexo Assigns Seaton to New International Post

Regions will include Europe, Americas.

Dan Farmer Joins fixxbook

Farmer formerly director of business development for Commercial Parts & Service.

Starbucks to Acquire La Boulange Bakery

Deal will bolster the coffee chain's core food offerings and allow Starbucks to expand into other dayparts.

McDonough Becomes CEO of Heritage Food Service Group

Former ITW executive assumes leadership post for the commercial kitchen parts distributor.

NRA's RPI Reached 101.6 in April

Forty-four percent of foodservice operators say they made a capital expenditure for equipment, expansion or remodeling during the past three months.