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.

Dunkin’ Brands Updates Management Team

Beccarelli and Woods earn promotions from Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin Robbins’ parent company.

NRA Names 2014 Restaurant Neighbor and Faces of Diversity Awards

Awards recognize charitable services of restaurant operators and celebrates diversity.

FEDA Announces Board Election Results

Pierce takes over as FEDA president.

Heritage Acquires Key Food Equipment Services

Expansion into Canadian market continues. 

Knight Joins the Kelly-Mincks Team

Manufacturers' rep adds new account manager. 

Gutkowski Joins MEIKO

Foodservice industry veteran assumes regional sales manager role.

ITW FEG's Szafranski to Retire

Longtime foodservice professional to leave ITW FEG at the end of June.

Study Explores School Foodservice Needs and Funding

Eighty-eight percent of schools need at least one piece of foodservice equipment.

Bargreen Ellingson Expands Into Wyoming

Washington-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealership acquires Knapp Supply and Equipment.

Restaurant Industry Performance Index Hit 100.5 in February

Foodservice industry remained in expansion mode despite weather-related customer traffic issues.

Lopez Joins Baja Fresh Mexican Grill

Restaurant industry veteran becomes director of product development.