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.

Beverage-Air Promotes Ward to Sr. VP of Sales and Marketing

Refrigeration products manufacturer expands the role of the foodservice equipment industry veteran.

IHMRS Announces Gold Key Finalists

Ten foodservice-related designs are among the finalists for this year's awards.

Restaurant Performance Index Slips to Lowest Level in 11 Months

Operators reported softer same-store sales and traffic levels; outlook for economic conditions fell sharply

Kool Star to Relocate Factory and Expand Lines

Foodservice equipment manufacturer will keep its California HQ

AccuTemp Adds Sales Execs

Foodservice equipment manufacturer adds pair of vice presidents

Win-Holt Buys Commercial Stainless Fabricators

Deal expands foodservice equipment manufacturer's fabrication and installation capabilities.

The Passing of Harold Hamilton

Longtime independent manufacturers' rep Harold A. Hamilton of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada passed away on August 28 from cancer.

Carletti Joins Franklin Machine Products

NAFEM Launches Sustainability Calculator

New tool facilitates environmental impact reporting for foodservice equipment purchases.

Grindmaster-Cecilware Announces New VP of Engineering

Nicho Joins Scotsman Industries