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.

Centerplate Names Prell VP of Culinary Development

Company veteran returns

FE&S' 2012 Tabletop Awards: A Call for Entries

Foodservice operators, dealers, manufacturers and reps are invited to submit entries to FE&S' 2012 Tabletop Performance Awards

SPG International Names Stephens CIO

Manufacturer/distributor adds experienced executive to team

Puffenbarger New Director of Restaurants for Westward Look

Foodservice industry veteran to lead the Tuscon, Ariz.-based resort's restaurants, bars and more.

Alto-Shaam Realigns Sales Structure

Foodservice equipment manufacturer taps Scott to lead sector vice presidents

Millennial Generation a Growing Force in Foodservice

Demographic continues to grow in numbers and is about to enter its prime foodservice spending years, according to a NPD report.

Consumers Have a Driving Interest in Food Trucks

NRA survey shows that consumers want to do more than kick the tires of food trucks, if available to them.

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