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.

Ramirez to Lead Unified Brands' Quality Control and Improvement Efforts

Returns to the multi-line foodservice equipment manufacturer from Belshaw Adamatic Bakery Group.

NAFEM Show Announces Participants in New Product Gallery

WHAT'S HOT! WHAT'S COOL! to promote innovative foodservice equipment and supplies items.

T&S Brass Hires European Sales Manager

Paul Krutzen will be based in the Netherlands.

CHG Bolsters Sales Team

Doug Reasoner joins company.

Manitowoc Sells Jackson Brand to Hoshizaki USA

Deal expected to net $26M for Manitowoc. 

U.S. Restaurant Count Increases by 4,442 Units

NPD's ResCount study reports a .7 percent increase compared to last year.

Kitchen Brains Buys Modularm Corp.

Founder will stay with Modularm. 

Technomic Presents Inaugural Chain Restaurant Consumers' Choice Award Winners

Technomic asked consumers to rate 115 leading restaurant chains on more than 60 different attributes.

Boneheads Gets new CEO

Rubio's veteran Miska joins the Atlanta-based casual dining chain.

Ali Group Updates Scotsman's Management

CEO and CFO positions affected. 

NSF Launches 2013 Food Safety Leadership Awards Program

Nominations now being accepted.